Disclosure of shareholdings

06.10.2005
 

Jona


Disclosure of shareholdings according to the Swiss Stock Exchange Act: Shareholding of The Capital Group Companies, Inc. in Holcim Ltd.

In accordance with Article 20 of the Federal Act on Stock Exchanges and Securities Trading (Stock Exchange Act), Holcim Ltd was informed by The Capital Group Companies, Inc., 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA, USA on June 7 that it holds for itself and for its subsidiaries 10.002 percent (previously 9.99 percent) of the voting rights and of the registered share capital of Holcim Ltd. This equals 22,996,378 registered shares and voting rights.

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Holcim is one of the world's leading suppliers of cement, as well as aggregates (crushed stone, sand and gravel), concrete and construction-related services. The Group has majority and minority interests in more than 70 countries on all continents.
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