KarstadtQuelle AG

EANS-Adhoc: Arcandor AG
Ad hoc release pursuant to § 15 of the German Securities Trading Act(WpHG) Thomas Cook Group plc shares have been realised upon completely by Arcandor-creditor banks

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15.09.2009

Under the leadership of Bayerische Landesbank, the creditor banks of the insolvent Arcandor AG (ISIN DE0006275001) have notified the administrator appointed over Arcandor AG´s assets that all of the shares in Thomas Cook Group plc (ISIN GB00B1VYCH82) in respect of which Arcandor AG and Karstadt Quelle Freizeit GmbH had granted share charges to the financing banks in the context of the corporate group´s financing have been realised upon completely and with legal effect for the purposes of repaying the corporate group financing. Neither Arcandor AG nor any of the entities in which it holds an interest now hold any shares in Thomas Cook Group plc.

Arcandor AG (in liquidation) Insolvency administrator

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ots Originaltext: KarstadtQuelle AG
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Further inquiry note:
Detlef Neveling
Telefon: +49 (0) 201 727-9817
E-Mail: detlef.neveling@arcandor.com

Branche: Retail
ISIN:      DE0006275001
WKN:        627500
Index:    Midcap Market Index, MDAX, CDAX, Classic All Share, HDAX,
              Prime All Share
Börsen:  Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard
              Berlin / regulated dealing
              Hamburg / regulated dealing
              Stuttgart / regulated dealing
              Düsseldorf / regulated dealing
              Hannover / regulated dealing
              München / regulated dealing



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