This excerpt taken from the SYT 6-K filed May 18, 2006.
The shareholding in Syngenta AG of Janus Capital Management LLC exceeds the threshold value of 5%
Based on Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act, Syngenta AG has received the following notification from Janus Capital Management LLC:
Janus Capital Management LLC, 151 Detroit Street, Denver, Colorado, USA reported an exceeding of the reporting threshold value of 5% and is holding a total of 5.07% of the share capital of Syngenta AG.
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.