WAB-Gruppe raises holding to 73.7% of the share capital of 78.4% of voting rights with notification of February 11, 2013
WAB Privatstiftung (FN 166606 i), FIBA Beteiligungs- und Anlage GmbH (FN 236576 g), FIBA BA Holding GmbH (FN 381217 p) and Aquivest GmbH (FN 381878 k) as well as Mr. Andreas Weißenbacher (together „WAB-Gruppe“) herewith notify pursuant to § 92a Abs 1 in connection with §§ 91 ff BörseG (Stock Exchange Act) in a common disclosure regarding the issuer BWT Aktiengesellschaft (FN 96162 s) and the associated shares with voting rights admitted for trading on the Offical Market on the Vienna Stock Exchange (ISIN AT0000737705) ("BWT shares") as follows:
This disclosure is being made in the context of the mandatory takeover offer of Aquivest GmbH pursuant to § 22 Übernahmegesetz (ÜbG, Takeover Act), the supplementary period ending on February 8th, 2013. As at the record date, Aquivest GmbH directly will receive a further 2,555,799 shares (corresponding to 14.33%) on the day of settlement, February 18th, 2013 then holding a total of 8,107,178 BWT shares.
As a result, as at the record date, WAB Privatstiftung directly and indirectly, respectively attributable, will hold a total of 13,136,688 BWT shares (corresponding to 73.66% of the share capital). Neglecting the treasury shares held by BWT AG (1,072,898), the share of voting rights will be 78.38%.