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Talanx - AGM 09 May 2019

General: In line with German law, the auditor of an insurance company like Talanx is not appointed by the AGM but the Supervisory Board.

Item 4: The remuneration system for the Management Board has not yet been put to shareholder approval since the Company's IPO in 2012. We urge the Company to review the remuneration system and to submit it to shareholder approval at the next AGM. In line with our guidelines we would in principle recommend opposing the discharge of the Chairman of the Supervisory Board's Personnel Committee ("Remuneration Committee"), Herbert K. Haas. However, as the discharge is proposed in a bundled resolution we recommend shareholders to oppose the discharge of the Supervisory Board as a whole.

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Talanx AG

Talanx is a financial and management holding company. Co. is internationally active in primary insurance and reinsurance and in both property/casualty and life business. In the more than 100 years of Co.'s history, Co. has evolved from a single-line liability insurer for industry into a global insurance group with a focus on the industrial and retail lines and reinsurance business. Through its subsidiaries, Co. is engaged in five business segments: Life/Health Reinsurance; Non-Life Reinsurance; Retail Germany; Industrial Lines; and Retail International.

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