EANS-News: ams AG / ams announces successful completion of its ordinary share capital increase in connection with the proposed acquisition of OSRAM CNE

Friday, 03. April 2020 08:00
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Capital Measures

Premstaetten - Premstaetten, Austria (3 April 2020) -- ams AG (SIX: AMS), a
leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, announces the
successful completion of the ordinary share capital increase raising gross
proceeds of CHF 1.75 billion (approx. EUR 1.65 billion).

The proceeds will be used to partially refinance the acquisition of OSRAM Licht
AG, including related costs.

As a result of the ordinary share capital increase, the registered share capital
of ams amounts to EUR 274,289,280 divided into 274,289,280 non-par value bearer


Important notice:

This announcement constitutes neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy
securities. Any public offer has been made solely by means of, and on the basis
of, a securities prospectus (including any amendments thereto, if any) approved
by the Austrian Financial Market Authority (Finanzmarktaufsichtsbehörde, "FMA")
and published in Austria. An investment decision regarding any publicly offered
securities of ams AG ("ams") should only be made on the basis of the securities
prospectus. The securities prospectus is available free of charge from ams
during usual business hours, or on the ams website.
This announcement is not for distribution or release, directly or indirectly, in
or into the United States of America (including its territories and possessions,
any State of the United States of America and the District of Columbia),
Australia, Canada, Japan or any other jurisdiction in which such distribution or
release would be unlawful. These materials do not constitute or form a part of
any offer or solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United
States of America, Australia, Canada or Japan, or any other jurisdiction in
which such offer or solicitation may be unlawful.
The shares of ams have not been and will not be registered under the U.S.
Securities Act of 1933 ("Securities Act") and may not be offered or sold within
the United States of America except pursuant to an applicable exemption from, or
in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities
Act. There will be no public offering of shares in the United States of America.
This announcement constitutes neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy
securities and does not constitute a prospectus according to Articles 35 et
seqq. of the Swiss Financial Services Act ("FinSA") or Articles 652a and 1156 of
the Swiss Code of Obligations (as such articles were in effect immediately prior
to the entry into effect of FinSA) or Article 27 et seqq. of the SIX Swiss
Exchange Listing Rules. The offer is made solely by means of, and on the basis
of, the prospectus which is available free of charge, inter alia, from ams
during regular business hours, or on the ams website. An investment decision
regarding the publicly offered securities of ams should only be made on the
basis of the prospectus.
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 is 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.

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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ams is a registered trademark of ams AG. In addition many of our products and
services are registered or filed trademarks of ams Group. All other company or
product names mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of
their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is accurate
at time of publication and is subject to change without advance notice.

Further inquiry note:
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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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
stockmarkets: SIX Swiss Exchange
language:     English

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