Disclosure of Equity Participations pursuant the Ordinance of the Federal Banking Commission on the Stock Exchange

(lifePR) (Wattwil, ) Gurit Holding AG (SWX: GUR) announced today that according to a notification signed on May 23, 2008 by Merrill Lynch Capital Markets AG, (contact: Simone Schenk; +41 44 297 7590) Stockerstrasse 23, 8002 Zürich, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., 4 World Financial Center, New York, NY 10080, USA, as mother company of BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited, 33 King William Streeet, London EC4R 9AS, of Merrill Lynch Capital Markets AG, Stockerhof, Stockerstrasse 23, P.O. Box 773, 8039 Zürich, of Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, 4 World Financial Center, 250 Vesey Street, New York, NY 10080, USA as well as of Merrill Lynch International, 2 Kind Edward Street, London EC1A 1HQ, UK, holds 21,146 bearer shares since a purchase on May 20, 2008, equalling to 3.204% of the voting rights in Gurit Holding.


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