This excerpt taken from the SYT 6-K filed Sep 16, 2009.
“Disclosure of share ownership – The Capital Group Companies, Inc. falls below the threshold value of 5%”
Herewith we furnish a disclosure release related to Syngenta AG. The full text is the following:
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Disclosure of share ownership
The shareholding in Syngenta AG of The Capital Group Companies, Inc. falls below the threshold value of 5%
Based on Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act, Syngenta AG informs as follows:
The Capital Group Companies, Inc., 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA, USA, disclosed on September 14, 2009 that its holding in the share capital of Syngenta AG has fallen below the notifiable threshold margin of 5% on September 11, 2009 due to a sale of Syngenta registered shares. The holding amounts to 4.9973% of the share capital corresponding to 4,727,420 registered shares of Syngenta AG, ISIN CH0011037469.
The contact person within The Capital Group Companies, Inc. for this notification is Christopher Aquino, The Capital Group Companies, Inc., 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, California 90071-1406, USA.
Basel, Switzerland, September 15, 2009
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.