Ad-hoc Announcements


DGAP-Ad-hoc: VTG Aktiengesellschaft: The offer price of the shares of VTG Aktiengesellschaft amounts to EUR 18.00 – the offering volume amounts to approximately EUR 200 million

VTG Aktiengesellschaft / IPO

Release of an Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

This publication or the information contained herein is not being issued and may not be distributed in the United States of America, Canada, Japan or Australia.


Together with the selling shareholder, Compagnie Européenne de Wagons S.à r.l., the Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners, Goldman, Sachs & Co. oHG and UBS Limited, VTG Aktiengesellschaft has set the offer price on June 27, 2007 at EUR 18.00 per share for the shares offered in its initial public offering.

The offering consisted of a total of 11,166,667 shares, of which 8,888,889 shares are from a capital increase and 777,778 shares are from the holdings of the selling shareholder. 1,450,000 additional shares to cover over-allotments are made available to the underwriters by the selling shareholder. The offering volume (including the shares from the over-allotment) will therefore amount to EUR 200 million. The gross issue proceeds to VTG Aktiengesellschaft will be EUR 160 million. If the greenshoe-option is exercised in full, the free float will amount to 52.0 percent.

Approximately 0.9 percent of the offered shares have been placed with retail investors.

Trading will begin on the official market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard) on June 28, 2007.

VTG Aktiengesellschaft
Nagelsweg 34
20097 Hamburg

ISIN: DE 000VTG9999
Security Identification Number: VTG999
Stock Exchange Code: VT9
Listing: Official Market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

This publication and the information contained therein serve information purposes only and constitute neither an offer of securities for sale nor a solicitation of an offer to purchase or subscribe for securities. The securities have already been sold.

This publication does not constitute an offer of securities for sale or a solicitation of an offer to purchase securities in the United States. Any shares issued by VTG AG have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the 'Securities Act'), and may not be offered or sold within the United State absent registration under the Securities Act or an available exemption from such registration. Neither VTG AG nor the selling share¬holder intends to register any portion of the offering in the United States or conduct a public offering of the shares in the United States.

This communication is directed only at (I) persons who are outside the United Kingdom or (II) persons having professional experience in matters relating to investments or (III) high net worth companies and other persons to whom it may lawfully be committed falling within article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (as amended) (all such persons together being referred to as 'Relevant Persons'). Any person who is not a Relevant Person must not act or rely on this communication or any of its contents. Any investment or investment activity to which this communication relates is available only to Relevant Persons and will be engaged in only with Relevant Persons.
Trade Media:
Simone Aulert
Head of Communications and Marketing
Phone: +49 (0) 40 2354 1343
Fax: +49 (0) 40 2354 1340

Business and Financial Media:
Bettina Linden
Telefon: +49 (0) 211 430 79 70
Fax: +49 (0) 211 430 79 79

DGAP 28.06.2007 

Language:     English
Issuer:       VTG Aktiengesellschaft
              Nagelsweg 34
              20097 Hamburg Deutschland
Phone:        040 2354 0
Fax:          040 2354 1199
ISIN:         DE000VTG9999
WKN:          VTG999
Listed: Amtlicher Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard)  
Notierungsaufnahme vorgesehen / Designated to be listed  
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