euro adhoc: Bertrandt AG / Mergers - Acquisitions - Takeovers / Ad hoc news release pursuant to § 15 of the German Securities Trading Act - Bertrandt AG (E)

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On May 07, 2004 ThyssenKrupp Automotive AG, Bochum, informed Bertrandt Aktiengesellschaft, Ehningen, that it had on the same day concluded a purchase agreement to acquire a total of 2,536,852 Bertrandt shares from Vermögensverwaltungsgesellschaft Familie Bichler bR and Beteiligungsgesellschaft Familie Kenkmann bR. According to the purchaser, the acquisition is taking place against the background of project-related cooperation with Bertrandt Aktiengesellschaft. It is still subject to the approval of the Federal Cartel Office.

Further inquiry note:
Marcus Loistl
Tel.: +49 (0)7034 656 4082
E-Mail: marcus.loistl@de.bertrandt.com

Imre Szerdahelyi
Pressesprecher Finanzen
Tel. +49 (0)7034/656-4471
Email: imre.szerdahelyi@de.bertrandt.com
Tel: +49 (0)7034 656 0
FAX: +49 (0)7034 656 4100
Email: info@bertrandt.com

Emittent: Bertrandt AG Birkensee 1 DE-71139 Ehningen Tel: +49 (0)7034 656 0 FAX: +49 (0)7034 656 4100 Email: info@bertrandt.com WWW: http://www.bertrandt.com ISIN: DE0005232805 WKN: 523280 Indizes: CDAX, Classic All Share, Prime All Share, Prime Standard Börsen: regulated dealing Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse; free trade

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Niedersächsische Börse zu Hannover, Berliner Wertpapierbörse, Bayerische Börse, Hamburger Wertpapierbörse, Bremer Wertpapierbörse (BWB), Börse Düsseldorf, Baden-Württembergische Wertpapierbörse Branche: Automotive Equipment
Sprache: Englisch

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