United Internet AG

euro adhoc: other
United Internet acquires 10,798,817 shares in freenet AG from MSP Holding

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Disclosure announcement transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 29.12.2008 Montabaur, December 29, 2008. United Internet AG (ISIN DE0005089031) and Drillisch AG (ISIN DE0005545503) today concluded a supplementary agreement regarding MSP Holding GmbH, in which each company holds a 50% stake, which owns 23,550,000 shares in freenet AG, Büdelsdorf, corresponding to 18.39% of voting rights. United Internet AG will acquire 10,798,817 shares in freenet AG from MSP Holding GmbH, equivalent to 8.43% of voting rights. The proceeds will be used to reduce the financial liabilities of MSP Holding GmbH. After executing this share transfer, MSP Holding GmbH will still hold 12,751,183 shares in freenet AG, or 9.96% of voting rights. Drillisch AG continues to hold 7.52% of the voting rights in freenet AG. Due to the contractual voting commitment between United Internet AG and Drillisch AG, there is no difference in the share of voting rights in freenet AG held by United Internet AG, which still totals 25.91%. end of announcement euro adhoc -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ots Originaltext: United Internet AG Im Internet recherchierbar: http://www.presseportal.ch Further inquiry note: Marcus Schaps Head of Press and Public Relations United Internet AG Elgendorfer Strasse 57 56410 Montabaur Germany Tel: +49 2602/96-1076 Fax: +49 2602/96-1013 E-mail: mschaps@united-internet.de Internet: www.united-internet.de Branche: Telecommunications Services ISIN: DE0005089031 WKN: 508903 Index: Midcap Market Index, TecDAX, CDAX, HDAX, Prime All Share, Technologie All Share Börsen: Börse Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard Börse Berlin / free trade Börse Hamburg / free trade Börse Stuttgart / free trade Börse Düsseldorf / free trade Börse Hannover / free trade Börse München / free trade

Das könnte Sie auch interessieren: