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MFS Investment Management and its subsidiaries control 10.49% of Sonova Holding AG

Staefa (Switzerland), April 30, 2013 - According to the article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act, Sonova Holding AG announces that MFS Investment Management and its subsidiaries1, 111 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199, USA, control 6,981,946 registered shares with a par value of CHF 0.05 as of April 25, 2013 due to an acquisition of shares. This corresponds to 10.49% of total Sonova share capital.

 

1Subsidiaries of MFS Investment Management:

 

MFS Investment Management ("MFS") - 111 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199, USA

MFS Heritage Trust Co. ("MFSHE") - 111 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199, USA

MFS Institutional Advisors, Inc. ("MFSI") - 111 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199, USA

MFS International Ltd. ("MIL") - Canons’s Court, 22 Victoria Street, Hamilton, HM12, Bermuda

MFS International (U.K.) Ltd. ("MIL UK") - Paternoster House, 65 St.Paul’s Churchyard, London EC4M 8AB, UK

MFS Investment Management K.K. ("MIM KK") - 16 F Daido Seimei Kasumigaseki building,
1-4-2 Kasumigaseki 1-Chome, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 100-0013

MFS Investment Management ("LUX") S.A. ("MIM LUX") - 49, Avenue J.F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg, R.C.S. Luxembourg No. 76 467

MFS McLean Budden Limited (“MBL”) – 145 King Street West, Suite 2525, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 1J8

 

The address for all the entities listed above is:

c/o MFS Investment Management, 111 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199, USA

 

Contact person at MFS Investment Management:

Robert Flaherty, phone: +1 617 954 5814

 

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