SUSS MicroTec AG Successfully Places Promissory Note Bond (Schuldscheindarlehen) in Capital Market

Munich, Germany, December 20, 2007 - SUSS MicroTec AG, a company listed in Deutsche Börse AG’s Prime Standard, announced today the successful placement of a EUR 9.0 million promissory note bond (Schuldscheindarlehen). The bond, placed under the leadership of UniCredit (HVB), has a five-year term and will serve to refinance short-term liabilities and fund medium to long-term corporate and investment requirements. The unsecured bond places SUSS MicroTec AG’s funding structure on a wider base. At the same time, the Munich-based manufacturer of precision equipment for the prodution of semiconductors production and microsystems benefits from the attractive current interest rate levels. The promissory note bond’s terms reflect SUSS MicroTec AG’s good credit standing.