Bâloise Holding Ltd hereby discloses that together with Baloise Insurance Ltd and Baloise Incentive Foundation she exceeded the threshold of 3% according to Art. 120 para. 1 of the Financial Market Infrastructure Act on 19 April 2017 due to the purchase of shares of Bâloise Holding Ltd. and hold 1,501,995 registered shares, corresponding to 3.00% of the 50,000,000 outstanding shares of Bâloise Holding Ltd.
The Baloise Group is more than just a traditional insurance company. The changing security, safety and service needs of society in the digital age lie at the heart of its business activities. The 7,700 or so employees of Baloise therefore focus on the wishes of their customers. The best possible customer service, combined with innovative products and services, makes Baloise the first choice for people who want to feel ‘simply safe’. Located at the heart of Europe, with its head office in Basel, the Baloise Group is a provider of prevention, pension, assistance and insurance solutions. Its core markets are Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg. In Switzerland, with Baloise Bank SoBa, the Group also operates as a specialised financial services provider, offering a combination of insurance and banking services. The Group offers innovative pension products to retail customers throughout Europe from its competence centre in Luxembourg. Bâloise Holding Ltd shares are listed in the main segment of the SIX Swiss Exchange.