Essen, 24 August 2011This pressinformation is more than two years old

Notification concerning transactions by persons performing managerial responsibilities pursuant section 15 a WpHG

Details of the person subject to the disclosure requirement:

Last name: Schmitz
First name: Dr. Rolf Martin
Company: RWE Aktiengesellschaft

Position: Member of a managing body

Information about the transaction with duty of notification:

Description of the financial instrument: RWE common share
ISIN/WKN of the financial instrument: DE0007037129
Type of transaction: Purchase
Date: 19.08.2011
Price: 25.3764867
Currency: EUR
No. of items: 3,000
Total amount traded: 76,129.46
Place: Frankfurt am Main (Xetra)

Information about the company with duty of publication:

Issuer: RWE Aktiengesellschaft
Opernplatz 1
45128 Essen
ISIN: DE0007037129
WKN: 703712

Please contact our Investor Relations Team with any questions that you may have:

RWE Aktiengesellschaft
Investor Relations
Altenessener Straße 27
45141 Essen

T +49 (0) 201-5179-3112
RWE Aktiengesellschaft
Investor Relations
London Office
c/o RWE Supply & Trading
60 Threadneedle Street
London EC2R 8HP
United Kingdom
T +44 (0) 20 7015 5459
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