Ad hoc: Interhyp AG: Interhyp AG - ad hoc release in accordance with § 15 of the German Securities Trading Act:

Interhyp AG / Share ownership / Ad hoc: Interhyp AG - ad hoc release in accordance with § 15 of the German Securities Trading Act: Ad hoc announcement according to §15 WpHG processed and transmitted by Hugin. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------- ING DIRECT N.V. holdings in Interhyp AG reach 96.95 percent (Munich, 13 October 2008) Today ING DIRECT N.V. informed Interhyp AG that they acquired additional shares of Interhyp AG at 64 EUR per share. Therefore, the total number of voting rights of ING DIRECT N.V. in Interhyp AG surpasses the level of 95% and reaches 96.95% of the shares outstanding as of 13 October 2008. Additional information: ISIN: DE 0005121701 Security identification number: 512 170 Listing: Regulated market (Prime Standard), Frankfurt Stock Exchange Registered head office of the company: Munich, Germany Contact: Interhyp AG Florian Prabst Head of Investor Relations Parkstadt Schwabing Marcel-Breuer-Str. 18 80807 Munich Germany Phone: +49 (89) 20 30 7 13 02 Fax: +49 (89) 20 30 75 13 02 E-Mail: florian.prabst@interhyp.de --- End of Message --- Interhyp AG Marcel-Breuer-Str. 18 Munich Germany WKN: 512170; ISIN: DE0005121701; Index: CDAX, CLASSIC All Share, Prime All Share, GEX; Listed: Prime Standard in Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse, Amtlicher Markt in Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse;