EANS-Adhoc: C-QUADRAT Investment AG / HNA Group set to become majority owner of C-QUADRAT

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Mergers - Acquisitions - Takeovers 03.05.2017

Vienna/Frankfurt, 03.05.2017. C-QUADRAT Investment AG (ISIN: AT0000613005) announces that it has been informed today by San Gabriel Privatstiftung and T.R. Privatstiftung of the following facts:

Today San Gabriel Privatstiftung, T.R. Privatstiftung as well as Hallmann Holding International GmbH, Q-Cap Holdings Ltd. and Laakman Holding Ltd. (all together "the core shareholders") have concluded share purchase agreements with HNA Group (International) Asset Management Co., Limited ("HNA") on the acquisition of shares of C-QUADRAT Investment AG ("C-QUADRAT") subject to condition precedent.

After the necessary regulatory releases (i) HNA will contribute the C-QUADRAT shares acquired from the core shareholders to Cubic (London) Limited ("Cubic") and (ii) the core shareholders will also contribute their remaining C-QUADRAT shares to Cubic. Following necessary regulatory releases HNA will hold approximately 74.8% in Cubic and Cubic will hold more than 98% in C-QUADRAT.

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issuer: C-QUADRAT Investment AG Schottenfeldgasse 20 A-1070 Wien phone: +43 1 515 66-0 FAX: +43 1 515 66-159 mail: c-quadrat@investmentfonds.at WWW: www.c-quadrat.com

sector: Financial & Business Services

ISIN: AT0000613005 indexes: Standard Market Auction

stockmarkets: official market: Frankfurt, Wien language: English

Digital press kit: http://www.ots.at/pressemappe/3309/aom

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Andreas Wimmer
Schottenfeldgasse 20
A-1070 Vienna
Tel.: +43 1 515 66 316
E-Mail: a.wimmer@investmentfonds.at
www.c-quadrat.com

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