This excerpt taken from the SYT 6-K filed Feb 18, 2005.
The shareholding of Syngenta exceeds the threshold value of 10%
Based on Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act Syngenta AG discloses the following:
Syngenta AG, Schwarzwaldallee 215, P.O. Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland, has exceeded the reporting threshold value of 10% and is holding a total of 12181421 of its own ordinary shares corresponding to 10.82% of the share capital.
In compliance with Article 19 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Ordinance-FBC this information will be published in the Swiss Official Gazette of Commerce.
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.