10-06-01 Notification of voting rights of SolarWorld AG for BlackRock Inc.

Notification of voting rights of SolarWorld AG for BlackRock Inc.

Publication pursuant to Section 26 (1) of the Securities Trading Act (Wertpapierhandelsgesetz - WpHG)

SolarWorld AG, Bonn, Germany, received on June 1, 2010 a notification of voting rights from BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited, London, Great Britain:

1. Pursuant to Sections 21 Paragraph 1 and 24 WpHG the percentage holding of the voting rights of BlackRock Financial Management, Inc., New York, USA, in SolarWorld AG, Bonn, Germany, has been falling below threshold of 3% on May 26, 2010 and amounts to 2.08% (2,324,991 voting shares) on that day.

All of the voting rights are attributable to BlackRock Financial Management, Inc., New York, USA, pursuant to Section 22 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 No. 6 in connection with Sentence 2 WpHG.

2. Pursuant to Sections 21 Paragraph 1 and 24 WpHG the percentage holding of the voting rights of BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, USA, in SolarWorld AG, Bonn, Germany, has been falling below threshold of 3% on May 26, 2010 and amounts to 2.08% (2,324,991 voting shares) on that day.

All of the voting rights are attributable to BlackRock Holdco2, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, USA, pursuant to Section 22 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 No. 6 in connection with Sentence 2 WpHG.

3. Pursuant to Sections 21 Paragraph 1 and 24 WpHG the percentage holding of the voting rights of BlackRock, Inc., New York, USA, in SolarWorld AG, Bonn, Germany, has been falling below threshold of 3% on May 26, 2010 and amounts to 2.11% (2,361,164 voting shares) on that day.

All of the voting rights are attributable to BlackRock, Inc., New York, USA, pursuant to Section 22 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 No. 6 in connection with Sentence 2 WpHG.”

Bonn, June 2010
 

SolarWorld AG
Management Board

 

SolarWorld AG
Martin-Luther-King-Str. 24
D-53175 Bonn
Phone: + 49 228 55920 470; Fax: -9470
placement@solarworld.de
www.solarworld.de

 
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