EANS-Adhoc: ams AG / ams announces successful placement of 3,350,688 treasury shares

Premstaetten - Premstaetten, Austria (11 February 2020) -

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11.02.2020

- ams (SIX: AMS), a
leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, has successfully placed 3,350,688 of its treasury shares at a price of CHF 44.25 per share with a selected number of institutional investors. The transaction has been executed by HSBC and UBS.

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About ams
ams is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced sensor solutions. Our mission is to shape the world with sensor solutions by providing a seamless interface between humans and technology.
ams' high-performance sensor solutions drive applications requiring small form factor, low power, highest sensitivity and multi-sensor integration. Products include sensor solutions, sensor ICs, interfaces and related software for consumer, communications, industrial, medical, and automotive markets. With headquarters in Austria, ams employs about 9,000 people globally and serves more than 8,000 customers worldwide. ams is listed on the SIX Swiss stock exchange (ticker symbol: AMS). More information about ams can be found at https:
//ams.com [https://ams.com/]

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Disclaimer:
This announcement is neither an advertisement nor a prospectus or an offer of, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, securities to U.S. persons or in any jurisdiction, including in or into the United States, Canada, Japan or Australia, where such offer or solicitation is unlawful. This announcement is not an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, any securities of ams AG, nor shall it or any part of it form the basis of, or be relied on in connection with, any contract or investment decision.

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The securities to which this announcement relates have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), or the laws of any state, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration under the Securities Act. There will not be a public offering of securities in the United States.

This announcement is neither a prospectus within the meaning of article 652a of the Swiss Code of Obligations (as such article was in effect immediately prior to the entry into effect of the Swiss Federal Act on Financial Services (FinSA)) or within the meaning of FinSA, nor a listing prospectus within the meaning of the listing rules of the SIX Swiss Exchange or any other regulated trading venue (exchange or multilateral trading facility) in Switzerland or a prospectus under any other applicable laws.
This communication does not constitute an "offer of securities to the public" within the meaning of Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 (the Prospectus Regulation) of the securities referred to herein in any member state of the European Economic Area (the EEA). Any offers of the securities referred to in this announcement to persons in the EEA will be made pursuant to an exemption under the Prospectus Regulation, as implemented in member states of the EEA, from the requirement to produce a prospectus for offers of the Securities.
In the United Kingdom, this announcement is directed exclusively at Qualified Investors (i) 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 (ii) who fall within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order, and (iii) to whom it may otherwise lawfully be communicated, and any investment activity to which it relates will only be engaged in with such persons, and it should not be relied on by anyone other than such persons.

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issuer: ams AG
Tobelbader Strasse 30
A-8141 Premstaetten
phone: +43 3136 500-0
FAX: +43 3136 500-931211
mail: investor@ams.com
WWW: www.ams.com
ISIN: AT0000A18XM4
indexes:
stockmarkets: SIX Swiss Exchange
language: English

Digital press kit: http://www.ots.at/pressemappe/2901/aom

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Moritz M. Gmeiner
Vice President Investor Relations
Tel: +43 3136 500-31211
Fax: +43 3136 500-931211
Email: investor@ams.com

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