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euro adhoc: GfK AG
Release of a voting rights announcement according to article 26, section 1.1 WpHG (Securities Trading Act) with the aim of a Europe-wide distribution

  Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is
  responsible for the content of this announcement.
Person/company obliged to make the notification:
Name:    Morgan Stanley
Place:   Wilmington, Delaware DE 19801
State:   USA
Company data:
Name:    GfK AG
Address: Nordwestring  101, 90319 Nürnberg
Place:   Nuremberg
State:   Germany
31.05.2007
Notification pursuant to Section 21 para 1 (Stimmrechtsmitteilung) 
and Section 24 of the German Securities Trading Act concerning GFK AG
Morgan Stanley, with address at The Corporation Trust Company, 
Corporation Trust Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, Delaware DE
19801, USA, herewith notifies you on its own behalf and on behalf of 
such further subsidiaries as mentioned below pursuant Section 21 para
I and Section 24 German Securities Trading Act that:
1. Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc, 25 Cabot Square, Canary 
Wharf, London E14 4QA,United Kingdom on May 21. 2007. has exceeded 
the threshold of 3% and of 5% of the voting rights of GFK AG, 
Nordwestring 101, 90319 Nuernberg, and on that day holds 6.41% of the
voting rights (= 2,264,497 shares, each carrying one voting right); 
and
2. Each of the following holding entities of Morgan Stanley & Co. 
International plc:
(i) Morgan Stanley, The Corporation Trust Company, Corporation Trust 
Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, Delaware DE 19801, USA;
(ii) Morgan Stanley International Holdings Inc., The Corporation 
Trust Company Corporation, Trust Center 1209 Orange Street, 
Wilmington, Delaware DE 19801, USA;
(iii) Morgan Stanley International Limited, 25 Cabot Square, Canary 
Wharf, London E14 4QA, United Kingdom;
(iv) Morgan Stanley Group (Europe), 25 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, 
London E14 4QA, United Kingdom; and
(v) Morgan Stanley UK Group, 25 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, London 
E14 4QA, United Kingdom,
on May 21, 2007, has also exceeded the threshold of 3% and of 5% of 
the voting rights of GFK AG, Nordwestring 101, 90319 Nuernberg and on
that day hold 6.41% of the voting rights (= 2,264,497 shares, each 
carrying one voting nght), whereby 6.41% of the aforementioned voting
rights, which are directly held by Morgan Stanley & Co. International
p1c, London have to be attributed to each of the entities mentioned 
above under (i) to (v) pursuant Section 22 para. I Nr. I of the 
German Securities Trading Act. In each case the attribution to each 
of the entities set forth under (i) to (v) above occurs through each 
of the entities mentioned below the respective entity.
Julia Holden
Morgan Stanley
London, May 25, 2007
Notification pursuant to Section 21 para I (Stimmrechtsmitteilung) 
and Section 24 of the Gennan Securities Trading Act concerning GFK AG
Morgan Stanley, with address at The Corporation Trust Company, 
Corporation Trust Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, Delaware DE
19801, USA, herewith notifies you on its own behalf and on behalf of 
such further subsidiaries as mentioned below pursuant Section 21 para
I and Section 24 German Securities Trading Act that:
1. Morgan Stanley & Co. International p1c, 25 Cabot Square, Canary 
Wharf, London E14 4QA,United Kingdom on May 23, 2007, has fallen 
below the threshold of 3% and of 5% of the voting rights of GFK AG, 
Nordwestring 101, 90319 Nuernberg, and on that day holds 0 shares and
0.00% of the voting rights; and
2. Each of the following holding entities of Morgan Stanley & Co. 
International plc:
(i) Morgan Stanley, The Corporation Trust Company, Corporation Trust 
Center, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, Delaware DE 19801, USA;
(ii) Morgan Stanley International Holdings Inc., The Corporation 
Trust Company Corporation, Trust Center 1209 Orange Street, 
Wilmington, Delaware DE 19801, USA;
(iii) Morgan Stanley International Limited, 25 Cabot Square, Canary 
Wharf, London E14 4QA, United Kingdom;
(iv) Morgan Stanley Group (Europe), 25 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, 
London E14 4QA, United Kingdom; and
(v) Morgan Stanley UK Group, 25 Cabot Square, Canary Wharf, London 
E14 4QA, United Kingdom,
on May 23, 2007, has also fallen below the threshold of 3% and of 5% 
the voting rights of GFK AG, Nordwestring 101, 90319 Nuemberg and on 
that day hold 0 shares and 0.00% of the voting rights. Therefore no 
voting rights are directly held by Morgan Stanley & Co. International
plc, London, and no voting rights are attributed to any of the 
entities mentioned above under (i) to (v) pursuant Section 22 para. 1
Nr. I of the German Securities Trading Act. In each case the 
attribution to each of the entities set forth under (i) to (v) above 
occurs through each of the entities mentioned below the respective 
entity.
Julia Holden
Morgan Stanley
London, May 25, 2007
end of announcement                               euro adhoc 31.05.2007 12:31:44

Further inquiry note:

Branche: Consultancy Services
ISIN: DE0005875306
WKN: 587530
Index: SDAX
Börsen: Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse / official dealing/prime standard

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