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HeidelbergCement AG: Release according to Article 40, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

DGAP Voting Rights Announcement: HeidelbergCement AG
HeidelbergCement AG: Release according to Article 40, Section 1 of the WpHG
[the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide

11.01.2019 / 12:00
Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement transmitted by DGAP - a
service of EQS Group AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.


Notification of Major Holdings

1. Details of issuer

     Name:                             HeidelbergCement AG
     Street:                           Berliner Straße 6
     Postal code:                      69120
     City:                             Heidelberg
     Legal Entity Identifier (LEI):    LZ2C6E0W5W7LQMX5ZI37

2. Reason for notification

     X    Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights
          Acquisition/disposal of instruments
          Change of breakdown of voting rights
          Other reason:

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation

     Legal entity: Black Creek Investment Management Inc.
     City of registered office, country: Toronto, Canada

4. Names of shareholder(s)
holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.

5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached:

     07 Jan 2019

6. Total positions

               % of voting  % of voting   Total of both  Total number of
           rights attached       rights    in % (7.a. +    voting rights
                 to shares      through           7.b.)      pursuant to
           (total of 7.a.)  instruments                     Sec. 41 WpHG
                              (total of
                                7.b.1 +
  New       3.000834451869       0.00 %  3.000834451869        198416477
                         %                            %
  Previo-            n/a %        n/a %           n/a %                /

7. Details on total positions
a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec. 33, 34 WpHG)

    ISIN            Absolute                        In %
                  Direct (Sec.  Indirect (Sec.    Direct (Sec.  Indirect
                      33 WpHG)        34 WpHG)        33 WpHG)  (Sec. 34
    DE0006047004        170641         5783509          0.09 %    2.91 %
    Total           5954150                    3.000834451869

b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 38 (1) no. 1 WpHG

    Type of     Expiration or  Exercise or    Voting     Voting
    instrument  maturity date  conversion     rights  rights in
                               period       absolute          %
                               Total                          %

b.2. Instruments according to Sec. 38 (1) no. 2 WpHG

    Type of    Expiration   Exercise or  Cash or       Voting  Voting
    instrume-  or maturity  conversion   physical      rights  rights
    nt         date         period       settlement  absolute    in %
                                         Total                      %

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

   X    Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled nor
        does it control any other undertaking(s) that directly or
        indirectly hold(s) an interest in the (underlying) issuer (1.).
        Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate
        controlling natural person or legal entity:

    Name  % of voting rights       % of voting rights  Total of both (if
          (if at least 3% or  through instruments (if     at least 5% or
                       more)     at least 5% or more)              more)

9. In case of proxy voting according to Sec. 34 para. 3 WpHG
(only in case of attribution of voting rights in accordance with Sec. 34
para. 1 sent. 1 No. 6 WpHG)

Date of general meeting:
Holding total positions after general meeting (6.) after annual general

     Proportion of voting    Proportion of    Total of
                   rights      instruments        both
                        %                %           %

10. Other explanatory remarks:

   The notifier is an investment company. The shares are beneficially
   owned by 25 separate funds and clients which the notifier advises
   regarding their investment portfolios. Shares held directly are by
   funds for which the notifier also acts as investment fund manager. The
   funds and clients give a proxy to the notifier who can exercise the
   voting rights for the shares in its own discretion.


     10 Jan 2019


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   Language:    English
   Company:     HeidelbergCement AG
                Berliner Straße 6
                69120 Heidelberg

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