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Disclosure of shareholdings as of 27 December 2007 (1)

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Based on the revised regulations of the federal law on stock markets and stock trading (BEHG) effective 1 December 2007 UBS AG, Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8098 Zurich, makes the following announcement.

As of 1 December 2007 UBS held a stake of 7.71% of acquisition positions (proportion of voting rights) of UBS registered shares. These comprised 158'793'457 (7.66%) UBS registered shares with voting rights and 537'303 (0.03%) acquisition rights and 434'000 (0.02%) written disposal rights with voting rights to UBS registered shares.

At the same time there were 10.34% (214'275'026) disposal positions (proportion of voting rights) of UBS registered shares. These comprised 6'535'875 (0.32%) disposal rights with voting rights and 14'778'116 (0.71%) written acquisition rights for UBS registered shares and 192'961'035 (9.31%) employee options with voting rights for UBS registered shares. 150,145,816 (7.25 %) conditional capital shares are available to service the employee options.

UBS directly and indirectly holds the following acquisition and disposal positions through the following companies:

UBS Global Asset Management Holding (No. 2) Ltd, 21 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AH, United Kingdom (indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management Holding Ltd, 21 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AH, United Kingdom, indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management (UK) Ltd, 21 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AH, United Kingdom) and (indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management Holding Ltd, 21 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AH, United Kingdom, indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management Life Ltd, 21 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AH, United Kingdom) and

UBS O'Connor LLC, c/o National Corporate Research Ltd, 9 East Loockerman St, Dover DE 19901, USA and

UBS Americas Inc., 2711 Centerville Road Suite 400, Wilmington 19808, Delaware, USA (indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management (Americas) Inc., The Corporation Trust Company, Corporation Trust Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington DE 19801, Delaware, USA) and (indirectly through UBS Securities LLC, 2711 Centerville Road, Wilmington DE 19808, Delaware, USA) and (indirectly through UBS AM Holdings (USA) Inc., c/o The Corporation Trust Company, Corporation Trust Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington DE 19801, Delaware, USA, indirect through UBS Global Asset Management (Canada) Co., 600 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West, Suite 2710, Montreal H3A 3J2, Quebec, Canada) and (indirectly through DSI International Management Inc., Corporation Service Company, 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 400, Wilmington 19808, New Castle / DE, USA) and (indirectly through UBS Financial Services Inc., Corporation Service Company, 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 400, Wilmington 19808, Delaware, USA) and

UBS Beteiligungs-GmbH & Co KG, Stephanstrasse 14 - 16, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management (Deutschland) GmbH, Stephanstrasse 14 - 16, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany) and

UBS International Holdings BV, Herengracht 600, 1017 CJ Amsterdam, Netherlands (indirectly through UBS Holding (France) SA, 65 Rue de Courcelles, 75008 Paris, France, indirectly through UBS Global Asset Management (France) SA, 69 Boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France) and

UBS (Luxembourg) S.A., 33a Avenue J.F. Kennedy, 1855 Luxembourg, Luxembourg (directly and indirectly through UBS Belgium SA/NV, Avenue de Tervueren 300, Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, 1150 Bruxelles, Belgium) and

UBS (Bahamas) Ltd., UBS House, East Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas and

UBS Global Asset Management (Hong Kong) Ltd, 46-52 Floors Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong.

This disclosure is being made pursuant to the simplification of the reporting requirements through the Disclosure Office of the SWX. With advance notice, details about the acquisitions and the disposal positions can be viewed at no cost during normal branch opening hours at the head office of UBS, Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8098 Zurich (UBS Investor Relations, +41 44 234 41 00).