Leonardo Venture GmbH & Co. KGaA

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Leonardo Venture supports equity participation VRmagic in building a new company structure

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Company Information

16.01.2008

With the entry into the Commercial Register, VRmagic, a portfolio company of Leonardo Venture GmbH & Co. KGaA has completed its restructuring of its business activities. With a view to preparation for an IPO in the long term, the shares of VRmagic GmbH have been fully brought into VRmagic Holding AG with a valuation of EUR 42 million. This transaction was preceded by an auditor´s appraisal in December 2007. On entry in December 2005, Leonardo Venture invested EUR 4.75 million, thereby securing 25% of the shares in VRmagic GmbH.

The corporate structure of a holding corporation takes account of the broader positioning of VRmagic. Besides its established lines of business with the training simulators for eye operations and high-end camera systems, new operating fields for medical simulators will be targeted.

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Further inquiry note:
Peter Alex
Head of Investor Relations

Tel.: +49 (0)621—833 75 55
alex@leonardoventure.de

Branche: Financial & Business Services
ISIN:      DE0005878763
WKN:        587876
Börsen:  Börse Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard
              Börse Berlin / free trade



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