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Disclosure of shareholdings as of 22 May 2008 (1)

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Based on changes in the group composition according to article 15 para. 5 of the Ordinance of the Swiss Federal Banking Commission on Stock Exchanges and Securities Trading (SESTO-FBC) UBS AG, Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8098 Zurich, received the following information from Credit Suisse Group, Paradeplatz 8, 8070 Zurich for publication.

As of 13 May 2008 Credit Suisse Group held a stake of 3.83% (83,174,669) of acquisition positions (proportion of voting rights) relating to registered shares of UBS AG. These comprised 14,825,658 (0.68%) registered shares with voting rights and 38,096,918 acquisition rights relating to 52,597,943 (2.42%) voting rights and 12,914,115 written disposal rights relating to 15,751,068 (0.73%) voting rights attaching to registered shares of UBS AG.

At the same time Credit Suisse Group held a stake of 3.89% (84,495,664) of disposal positions (proportion of voting rights) relating to registered shares of UBS AG. These comprised 17,476,579 disposal rights relating to 24,299,155 (1.12%) voting rights and 408,522,926 written acquisition and conversion rights relating to 60,196,509 (2.77%) voting rights attaching to registered shares of UBS AG.

Credit Suisse Group directly and indirectly holds the following acquisition and disposal positions through the following companies:

Credit Suisse Group, Paradeplatz 8, Postfach, 8070 Zürich, Switzerland indirectly through its subsidiaries Neue Aargauer Bank, Bahnhofstrasse 49, 5000 Aarau, Schweiz and Clariden Leu Holding AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland (indirectly through Clariden Leu AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland) and Credit Suisse, Paradeplatz 8, Postfach, 8070 Zurich, Switzerland, directly and indirectly through its subsidiaries Credit Suisse Holdings (USA) Inc, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10010, New York, USA (indirectly through Credit Suisse (USA) Inc, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10010, New York, USA, indirectly through Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10010, New York, USA) and Credit Suisse International, One Cabot Square, London, E14 4QJ, England, and Credit Suisse Life (Bermuda) Ltd., Argyle House, 41 A, Cedar Avenue, Hamilton HM 12, Bermuda, and Credit Suisse Life & Pensions AG, Mühleholz 3, FL-9490 Vaduz, and Credit Suisse (International) Holding AG, Bahnhofstrasse 17, 6300 Zug, Switzerland (indirectly through Credit Suisse Investments (UK), One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ, England, indirectly through Credit Suisse Investment Holdings (UK), One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ, England, indirectly through Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ, England).

This disclosure is being made pursuant to the simplification of the reporting requirements through the Disclosure Office of the SWX. Details about the required disclosure of the acquisitions and the disposal positions will be provided on demand and free of charge by UBS (contact: UBS Investor Relations, +41-44-234 41 00) within two trading days via e-mail, fax or mail.