Notification in accordance with section 26 paragraph 1 WpHG

Wed Jun 12, 2013 8:01am EDT

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We have received the following notifications of voting rights pursuant to section 21 paragraph 1
of the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG):

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Notification pursuant to section 21 paragraph 1 WpHG

1. Listed company:
ADVA Optical Networking SE
Maerzenquelle 1-3, 98617 Meiningen-Dreissigacker, Germany

2. Notifier: Norges Bank, (the Central Bank of Norway), Oslo, Norway  

3. Triggering event: Exceeding threshold

4. Threshold (s) crossed or reached: 3%

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached: June 10, 2013

6. Voting rights:
Total amount: 3.01% (1437853 voting rights)
Held directly: 3.01% (1437853 voting rights)

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Notification pursuant to section 21 paragraph 1 WpHG

1. Listed company:
ADVA Optical Networking SE
Maerzenquelle 1-3, 98617 Meiningen-Dreissigacker, Germany

2. Notifier: Ministry of Finance on behalf of the State of Norway, Oslo, Norway

3. Triggering event: Exceeding threshold

4. Threshold (s) crossed or reached: 3%

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached: June 10, 2013

6. Voting rights:
Total amount: 3.01% (1437853 voting rights)
Held indirectly: 3.01% (1437853 voting rights)
attributable to the notifier pursuant to section 22 paragraph 1 WpHG, via Norges Bank

ADVA Optical Networking SE
Maerzenquelle 1-3, 98617 Meiningen-Dreissigacker, Germany
t +49 3693 450 0, f +49 3963 450 499
investor-relations@advaoptical.com, www.advaoptical.com 
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