SÜSS MicroTec Considers Capital Increase without Preemptive Rights

SÜSS MicroTec Considers Capital Increase without Preemptive Rights

Munich, January the 16th 2002 - SÜSS MicroTec AG, Garching, is considering a capital increase without preemptive rights pursuant to § 186 III 4 German Stock Corporation Act and has mandated Morgan Stanley in connection with the potential placement of New Shares in a private placement to institutional investors outside the US amounting to up to 10% of the Company's share capital (including a Greenshoe option of 15% of the base transaction) with new investors in an accelerated bookbuilding process. The New Shares are expected to be fully fungible with outstanding shares after due registration and admission.START_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGSTART_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGContact:START_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGSüss MicroTec AGSTART_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGBarbara v. JanSTART_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGInvestor RelationsSTART_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGTel.: +49-89-32007314START_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAGemail: b.jan@suss.deSTART_OF_TAGBREND_OF_TAG