Kapsch TrafficCom AG

Kapsch TrafficCom AG: Schroder Investment Management Limited with more than 5 percent of voting rights

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Wien (euro adhoc) - Vienna, August 20, 2007. Schroder Investment   Management Limited  notified  the Company that it and its fellow subsidiaries  and  affiliates  that  based  on  a purchase of shares in Kapsch TrafficCom AG they have passed above the  threshold of 5% of voting rights in Kapsch TrafficCom AG with effect of  15  August   2007. The holding is 5.12% of voting rights in Kapsch TrafficCom AG. These shares  are held in portfolios managed  by  Schroder   Investment  Management  Limited  on  a discretionary basis for clients.

Kapsch TrafficCom  is  a  leading  international  supplier  of   innovative  road traffic  telematics  systems,  products  and   services.  The  company  primarily develops and supplies electronic toll collection ("ETC") systems, in  particular multi-lane  free-flow ("MLFF")  ETC  systems,  and  provides    commercial    and technical operation for ETC systems. In  addition,  Kapsch  TrafficCom   provides traffic management systems, including traffic surveillance systems, parking  and access systems (on-street and off-street) and traffic control systems.  and  the Company has established itself to be among  the  world  market  leaders  in  ETC systems with more than 100 installations in 26 countries in  Europe,  Australia, Latin America, the Asian/Pacific region and South Africa with a  total  of more than nine million transponders and 11,000 equipped lanes. Kapsch TrafficCom  is headquartered in  Vienna,  Austria,  and  has   subsidiaries  and  representative offices in 18 countries. As  of   March  31,  2007,  Kapsch  TrafficCom  had  774 employees.

This release constitutes neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy  any securities. The securities have already been sold.

This release is not being issued in the United States of America  and must  not be distributed to  U.S.  persons  (as  defined  in   Regulation  S  of  the  U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended ("Securities Act")) or  publications  with  a general  circulation   in  the  United  States.  This  press  release  does    not constitute an offer or invitation to  purchase  any  securities  in  the  United States. The securities of Kapsch TrafficCom AG have not  been   registered  under the Securities Act and may not be offered, sold or delivered within  the  United States or to U.S. persons  absent  from registration  under  or  an  applicable exemption from the registration requirements of  the  United  States  securities laws.

This release is directed only at persons (i) who are outside the United  Kingdom or (ii) who have professional experience  in  matters relating  to  investments falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial  Services  and  Markets  Act  2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (as amended) (the "Order") or  (iii)  who  fall within Article 49(2)(a)  to  (d)  ("high  net  worth  companies,   unincorporated associations etc.") of the Order (all such persons together  being  referred  to as "Relevant Persons"). Any person who is not a Relevant Person must not act  or rely on this communication or any of its contents. Any investment or  investment activity to which this communication  relates  is  available  only  to  Relevant Persons and will be engaged in only with Relevant Persons.

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Further inquiry note:
Marcus Handl
Investor Relations
Kapsch TrafficCom AG
Wagenseilgasse 1,1120 Wien, Austria
phone: +43 (0) 50 811 1122
mail: ir.kapschtraffic @ kapsch.net

Branche: Technology
Index:    Prime.market
Börsen:  Wiener Börse AG / official market

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