DIC Asset AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution
DIC Asset AG / Release of an announcement according to Article 27a Section 1 of the WpHG
Dissemination of a Voting Rights announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
On April 12, 2010, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, informed us pursuant to Article 21 Section 1 WpHG that it has exceeded and fallen below the voting rights thresholds of 3 %, 5 % and 10 % in DIC Asset AG.
Further to this notification Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, informed us pursuant to Article 27a Section 1 WpHG that:
1. the investment does not serve the implementation of strategic aims or the purpose of making trading profits,
2. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft does not intend to obtain further voting rights during the next 12 months by acquisition or in any other way, 3. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft does not intend to influence the composition of administrative, management and supervisory bodies of DIC Asset AG and
4. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft does not intend any significant changes of the capital structure of DIC Asset AG, especially regarding the relation of equity and debt financing and the dividend policy.
The purchase of shares was financed using equity capital.
Frankfurt am Main, April 2010
DIC Asset AG
26.04.2010 Ad hoc announcement, Financial News and Media Release distributed by DGAP. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de
Company: DIC Asset AG
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