I. share interests held by BlackRock reached a combined 233,062,868 preferred shares and 23,607,381 American Depositary Receipts (ADRs), which represent preferred shares, to a total of 280,277,630 preferred shares, equivalent to approximately 5.00% of total preferred shares issued by the company, and 65,300 cash-settlement derivative financial instruments referenced by preferred shares, which represent approximately 0.001% of total preferred shares issued by the company;
II. the purpose of the aforementioned share interests is strictly investment, whereas there is no intention to alter shareholding control or the administrative structure of Petrobras;
III. BlackRock celebrated no contracts or agreements governing the exercise of voting rights or the purchase and sale of securities issued by Petrobras;
IV. BlackRock has registered headquarters at 55 East 52nd Street, New York City, New York State, 10022-0002, United States of America.