DGAP-PVR:Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG: Publication according to § 26 paragraph. 1 WpHG with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG 09.10.2014 17:41 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.
Citigroup Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, United States, Citigroup Global Markets Limited, London, United Kingdom, Citigroup Global Markets Europe Limited, London, United Kingdom, Citigroup Financial Products Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, United States and Citigroup Global Markets Holding Inc., New York, United States informed us on October 09, 2014 pursuant to sec. 27a(1) WpHG thereby making reference to the exceedance of the threshold of 10% or a higher threshold from September 18, 2014, as follows: * The investment is not used to implement strategic objectives and does not serve the purpose of making trading profits. * The reporting persons do not intend to obtain further voting rights by acquisition or any other way, except commercial transactions in the ordinary course of business. * The reporting persons do not intend to influence the composition of the issuers' administration, management or supervisory board. * The reporting persons do not intend to change the capital structure of the company, especially with regards to the ratio of internal/outside financing and the dividend policy. * Concerning the source of funds, the capital is financed by 100% through equity capital with which the reporting person needs to finance the acquisition of the voting rights. 09.10.2014 The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de
Language: English Company: Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG Georg-Brauchle-Ring 23-25 80992 München Germany Internet: www.telefonica.de End of Announcement DGAP News-Service