Voting rights notification


Release according to Section 26 para. 1 Securities Trading Act (WpHG)

July 2010

In accordance with Section 21 para. 1 Securities Trading Act (WpHG) Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany, informed us on 2 July 2010 that its share of the voting rights in HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG, Königsallee 21 / 23, 40212 Düsseldorf, fell below the 20 per cent threshold on 2 July 2010 and on that date amounted to 18.86 per cent (5,300,000 voting rights).

Düsseldorf, 7 July 2010

HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG

The Management Board

December 2005

HSBC Holdings plc, 8 Canada Square, London E14 5HQ, has informed us in accordance with Sections 21 para. 1; 22 para. 1 no. 1; 24 Securities Trading Act (WpHG) and in the name of its 100 per cent subsidiaries HSBC Bank plc, 8 Canada Square, London E14 5HQ, and HSBC Germany Holdings GmbH, Königsallee 21/23, 40212 Düsseldorf, that

HSBC Germany Holdings GmbH has increased its share of the voting rights in HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt KGaA held to date of 73.47 per cent and as a result of this increase exceeded the threshold of 75 per cent of the voting rights on 30 November 2005; since 30 November 2005 HSBC Germany Holdings GmbH has held 77.84 per cent of the voting rights in HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt KGaA; in accordance with Section 22 para. 1 no. 1 Securities Trading Act (WpHG) 77.84 per cent of the voting rights in HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt KGaA has been attributable to HSBC Holdings since 30 November 2005.
Düsseldorf, 1 December 2005

HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt KGaA

The Managing Partners