PTA-PVR : Kontron AG: Release according to Article 40, Section 1 of the WpHG

Tuesday, 05. July 2022 19:00

Release according to article 40 para. 1 WpHG

Linz (pta039/05.07.2022/19:00) - Release of Voting Rights Announcement

Voting Rights Announcement

1. Issuer:

Name: Kontron AG
Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 5299002PSXXMVHB26433
Street: Industriezeile 35
Postal code: 4021
City: Linz, Austria

2. Reason for notification:
Acquisition / disposal of shares with voting rights
Acquisition / disposal of instruments

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation
Legal entity: Morgan Stanley
City of registered office, country: Wilmington, Delaware, United States of America (USA)

4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3
Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc

5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached
01.07.2022

6. Total positions

% of voting rights attached to shares (total of 7.a.) % of voting rights through instruments (total of 7.b.1 + 7.b.2) Total of both in % (7.a. + 7.b.) Total number of voting rights of issuer
New 0.07 4.98 5.05 63,630,568
Previous notification (if applicable) 0.01 4.81 4.82

7. Details on total positions

7.a. Voting rights attached to shares

ISIN code Absolute direct (Sec 130 BörseG 2018) Absolute indirect (Sec 133 BörseG 2018) In % direct (Sec 130 BörseG 2018) In % indirect (Sec 133 BörseG 2018)
AT0000A0E9W5 0 46,279 0.00 0.07
Total: 46,279 0.07

7.b.1. Financial / Other Instruments pursuant to Sec. 131 para. 1 No. 1 BörseG 2018

Type of instrument Maturity / Expiration Exercise or conversion period Voting Rights Absolute Voting Rights in %
Right of recall over securities lending agreements at any time at any time 2,150,111 3.38
Total: 2,150,111 3.380000

7.b.2 Financial / Other Instruments pursuant to Sec. 131 para. 1 No. 2 BörseG 2018

Type of instrument Maturity / Expiration Exercise or conversion period Cash or physical transaction Voting Rights Absolute Voting Rights in %
Equity Swap From 06.12.2022 to 28.03.2024 at any time Cash 1,015,534 1.60
Total: 1,015,534 1.600000

8. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation

Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial/other instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity.

No. Name Directly controlled by No. Shares held directly (%) Financial/other instruments held directly (%) Total of both (%)
1 Morgan Stanley
2 Morgan Stanley Capital Management, LLC 1
3 Morgan Stanley Domestic Holdings, Inc. 2
4 Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC 3 1.94 1.94
5 Morgan Stanley International Holdings Inc. 1
6 Morgan Stanley International Limited 5
7 Morgan Stanley Investments (UK) 6 0.07 3.03 3.10
8 Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc 7

9. In case of proxy voting
(only possible with an attribution according to § 34 Abs. 1 Satz 1 Nr. 6 WpHG)

Date of general meeting: N/A

10. Other useful information


Date
05.07.2022

(end)

emitter: Kontron AG
address: Industriezeile 35, 4021 Linz
country: Austria
contact person: Nicole Nagy, Investor Relations
phone: +43 (1) 801911196
e-mail: nicole.nagy@kontron.com
website: www.kontron.ag

ISIN(s): AT0000A0E9W5 (share)
stock exchanges: regulated market in Frankfurt

[ source: https://www.pressetext.com/news/20220705039 ]

Related Links: Kontron AG.
Author: