Disclosure of Shareholder (04/28/08) Disclosure of Shareholding of Deutsche Bank pursuant to the Stock Exchange Act

Pfäffikon SZ, April 28, 2008 - According to information provided on April 24, 2008, by Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Frankfurt am Main, Zurich Branch, Uraniastrasse 9, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland, their sale positions fell due to sale below the 25 % threshold. The structure of the Deutsche Bank group's holding in OC Oerlikon Corporation AG, Pfäffikon is as follows:

Purchase positions:
Total percentage of voting rights: 22.636 %
• 1 025 796 registered shares (7.253 %)
• 20 630 167 conversion and share purchase rights with 2 175 318 (15.325 %) voting rights conferred *
• 815 written shares sale rights with 8 150 (0.058 %) voting rights conferred *

Sale positions:
Percentage of voting rights from underlying shares: 24.922 %
• 302 137 share sale rights with 564 370 (3.991 %) voting rights conferred *
• 909 736 415 written share purchase rights with 2 960 278 (20.932 %) voting rights conferred *

Date of the sale which resulted in holdings falling below the threshold: April 18, 2008

*) Based on a recommendation by SWX Swiss Exchange of February 1, 2008 , for practical reasons there will be no publication of the extensive details on the financial instruments required by article 13 para. 1 and 1bis in connection with article 17 para. 1 lit. a and para. 1bis SESTO-SFBC. These can be obtained free of charge from OC Oerlikon Corporation AG, Pfäffikon, Churerstrasse 120, CH-8808 Pfäffikon (e-mail: ir@oerlikon.com; tel: +41 58 360 96 22; fax: +41 58 360 91 93).

The group holding a share of voting rights in OC Oerlikon Corporation AG, Pfäffikon consists of the following members:

  • Deutsche Bank AG Frankfurt
    Theodor-Heuss-Allee 70
    60486 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
  • Deutsche Asset Management Investmentgesellschaft mbH
    Mainzer Landstrasse 178-190
    60327 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
  • Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas
    60 Wall Street
    New York, NY 10005-2858, USA
  • Deutsche Investment Management Americas Inc.
    345 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10154, USA
  • DWS Investment GmbH
    Mainzer Landstrasse 178-190
    60327 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
  • Deutsche Asset Management (Japan) Limited
    Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Sanno Park Tower 2-11-1
    Tokyo, Japan
  • Deutsche Bank National Trust Company
    60 Wall Street
    New York, NY 10005-2858, USA
  • Deutsche Asset Management (Australia) Limited
    Corner Hunter and Philipp Street
    Deutsche Bank Place, Level 16
    Sydney, NSW 2000, Australien
  • DWS Investment S.A., Luxemburg
    2 Boulevard Konrad Adenauer
    1115 Luxembourg
  • DWS (Austria) Investmentgesellschaft mbH,
    Hohenstaufengasse 4,
    1010 Wien, Österreich

Nature of agreement: group of companies

Person responsible for representing all group members:
Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt am Main, Zurich Branch
Dirk Hadlich, Uraniastrasse 9, 8001 Zürich

The shareholder's contact person:
Dirk Hadlich, Telephone: +41 44 227 37 84, Fax: +41 44 227 30 84

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