EANS-Adhoc: Basler AG / Second quarter of 2009 characterised by global economic and financial crisis, trough in demand presumably reached

. Incoming orders: EUR 6.7 million (previous year: EUR 18.3 million), sales:
EUR 8.1 million (previous year: EUR 15 million), pre-tax earnings: EUR -4.9 million (previous year: EUR 1.4 million), free cash flow: EUR -0.8 million (previous year: EUR 0.3 million)
. Execution of the corporate strategy and cost-cutting program are complete; one-time expenses are completely represented in the half-year figures; break-even point is significantly reduced

ad-hoc disclosure pursuant to section 15 of the WpHG transmitted by euro adhoc with the aim of a Europe-wide distribution. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

emitter: Basler AG
An der Strusbek 60-62
D-22926 Ahrensburg
phone: +49 (0) 4102 463 0
FAX: +49 (0) 4102 463 108
mail: info@baslerweb.com
WWW: http://www.baslerweb.com
sector: Semiconductors & active components
ISIN: DE0005102008
indexes: CDAX
stockmarkets: regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt, free trade: Berlin, Hamburg, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, München
language: English

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Verena Fehling
Assistant to the Board
Telefon: +49(0)4102 463-100
E-Mail: Verena.Fehling@baslerweb.com

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