The following shareholders held more than 3 percent of the total voting rights in Bossard Holding AG as at December 31, 2018:
The Kolin Group – a shareholder group as per article 120seq. of the Swiss Federal Act on Financial Market Infrastructures and Market Conduct in Securities and Derivatives Trading (FMIA) – consisting of Kolin Holding AG, Zug, and Bossard Unternehmensstiftung, Zug, owns 56.1 percent (2017: 56.1 percent) of total voting rights and 27.8 percent (2017: 27.8 percent) of capital entitled to dividend (with notifications on April 26, 2018 due to changes in the composition of the shareholder group and on September 1, 2018 due to change in the information subject to the obligation to notify). Kolin Holding AG is wholly controlled by the Bossard families. This shareholder group does not include shares without pooled voting rights, which are held by individual members of the Bossard families outside this shareholder group.
The disclosure notifications in relation to shareholdings in Bossard Holding AG are published on the electronic publication platform of SIX Swiss Exchange and can be accessed via the search function of the disclosure office via the following link: www.six-exchange-regulation.com/en/home/publications/significant-shareholders.html
Bossard Holding AG is not aware of any other shareholders or groups of shareholders that held 3 percent or more of the total voting rights of Bossard Holding AG as at December 31, 2018.