DGAP-PVR: LANXESS AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

| Source: EQS Group AG
LANXESS AG / Release of an announcement according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] (share)


Release of a Voting Rights announcement

Notifications of Voting Rights pursuant to § 21 para. 1 WpHG

February 2008

AQR Capital Management, LLC., Greenwich, CT 06830, USA, informed us
according to section 21, paragraph 1 of the German Securities Trading Act
that as of February 11, 2008, they have exceeded the threshold of 3% of the
voting rights in LANXESS AG and hold 3.01% of the voting rights. This
corresponds to 2,502,075 voting rights.
All voting rights are in their entirety attributed to AQR Capital
Management, LLC. pursuant to section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 WpHG.

DGAP 18.02.2008 
Language:     English
Issuer:       LANXESS AG
              Gebäude K10
              51369 Leverkusen
Internet:     www.lanxess.com
End of News                                     DGAP News-Service