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Extraordinary announcement

6/11/2019

Gedeon Richter Plc. hereby inform its shareholders, that according to the notice of the Maecenas Universitatis Corvini Foundation, the transaction of transferring the 18.637.486 Richter common shares – owned by the Hungarian State and held by Hungarian National Asset Management Inc. (HNMA Inc.) – to the trust management of Maecenas Universitatis Corvini Foundation (hereinafter Foundation) is closed on June 5, 2019.​

​After the transaction, HNAM Inc.'s direct influence has decreased to 15.25% in the Company, while it has 10% indirect influence via the shares transferred to the Foundation's trust management.

The Foundation is obliged to exercise its voting rights in relation to the shares transferred to its trust management in accordance with the provisions of 3. § (5) and 3. § (6) of the Act XXX of 2019 on the Maecenas Universitatis Corvini Foundation and the asset transfer to the Maecenas Universitatis Corvini Foundation and the Corvinus University of Budapest.