EANS-Adhoc: voestalpine AG / voestalpine successfully places a bond issue of EUR 500 million

- Issue price: 100.888 % (including 1.5% bank commissions) -

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- Proceeds intended for general financing purposes
Coupon: 4.75 %

voestalpine AG has successfully placed a corporate bond issue of EUR 500 million in the capital market, intended to be used for general financing purposes. The quality of the final order book exceeding more than EUR 700 million and more than 150 different investors was excellent.

Issue of the bond and the start of official trading in the Second Regulated Market of the Vienna Stock Exchange (ISIN AT0000A0MS58) are scheduled for 3 February 2011.

The bond issue can be subscribed by retail investors based on the issue price at Austrian and German banks between 28 January and 1 February 2011.

This information pursuant to the Austrian Securities Supervision Act (Wertpapieraufsichtsgesetz, WAG) and the Austrian Capital Market Act (Kapitalmarktgesetz, KMG) does not qualify as financial analysis or as an investment advice or recommendation, nor as an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy securities. The offer of securities of voestalpine AG in Austria and Germany is being made solely by means and on the basis of the prospectus dated January 10, 2011, which has been approved by the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), published and notified to the Austrian Finanzmarktaufsicht (FMA) and the German Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) and is available free of charge at voestalpine AG, voestalpine-Straße 1, A-4020 Linz, and in electronic form on the website of the issuer (www.voestalpine.com) and of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (www.bourse.lu), as well as the final terms.
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issuer: voestalpine AG voestalpine-Straße 1 A-4020 Linz phone: +43 50304/15-9949 FAX: +43 50304/55-5581 mail: InvestorRelations@voestalpine.co WWW: www.voestalpine.com sector: Metal Goods & Engineering ISIN: AT0000937503 indexes: WBI, ATX Prime, ATX

stockmarkets: official market: Wien
language: English

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DI Peter Fleischer
Head of Investor Relations
Tel.: +43/50304/15-9949
Fax: +43/50304/55-5581