Publication according to Art. 21 of the Stock Exchange Act and Art. 19 of the Ordinance of the Federal Banking Commission on the Stock Exchange Act of Swiss Life Holding, General-Guisan-Quai 40, P. O. Box, CH-8022 Zurich, Switzerland.
With regard to Art. 20 of the Federal Act on Stock Exchanges and Securities Trading (SESTA), the fund provider FMR LLC, with its principal address at 82 Devonshire Street, Boston, MA 02109, USA, and its direct and indirect subsidiaries informed us that they through a disposition as per 28 February 2008 directly or indirectly hold 2.99% (1 048 424 registered shares) of the voting rights of Swiss Life Holding through several managed accounts.

FMR LLC is the parent holding company of Fidelity Management & Research Company, an investment manager for US mutual funds, and Fidelity Management Trust Company, a US state chartered bank which acts as a trustee or investment manager of various pension and trust accounts.

The contact person responsible within FMR LLC is Kemal H Selim, Risk Director.


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The Swiss Life Group is one of Europe’s leading providers of pension and life insurance products. The Swiss Life Group offers individuals and companies comprehensive advice across a broad range of products via agents, brokers and banks in its domestic market, Switzerland, where it is market leader, and selected European markets. Multinational companies are serviced with tailor-made solutions by a network of partners in over 60 countries and regions.

Swiss Life Holding, registered in Zurich, dates back to the Schweizerische Rentenanstalt founded in 1857. Shares of Swiss Life Holding are listed on the SWX Swiss Exchange (SLHN). The Swiss Life Group employs a staff of around 9000.
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