05/19/2016 08:30:00 CEST
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Manz AG, Reutlingen, (ISIN: DE000A0JQ5U3) today received the notification, with regard to the capital increase from authorized capital by the issuance of 2,323,224 new shares (approx. 43% of the existing share capital) with the inclusion of the shareholders' subscription rights which had been resolved on 20 April 2016 by the execution board of Manz AG with the consent of the supervisory board, that Shanghai Electric Germany Holding GmbH, a German subsidiary of Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd. (Shanghai/ PR China), exercised the subscription rights, which were transferred by the shareholders Dieter Manz and Ulrike Manz, for the purchase of in total 906,662 new shares. Therefore, the execution board of Manz AG continues to assume that the capital increase can be implemented as scheduled.
German Securities Identification Number: A0JQ5U
Trading symbol: M5Z
Trading segment: regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
72768 Reutlingen, Germany
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