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Wienerberger AG Exercise of Greenshoe
8,888,823 new sharesCA IB / Bank Austria Creditanstalt and UBS Investment Bank, the JointLead Managers and Joint Bookrunners of the combined rights and globaloffering of Wienerberger AG (Vienna Stock Exchange: WIE, Reuters:WBSV.VI, Bloomberg: WIE AV), have informed Wienerberger that theyfully exercised the greenshoe for 808,075 new ordinary shares latelast night. This greenshoe was previously granted to the Managers forthe purpose of covering over-allotments, resulting in a totaltransaction size of 8,888,823 new ordinary shares, or gross proceedsof EUR 231,109,398. The proceeds of the capital increase will be usedto accelerate Wienerberger?s growth program, including the earlyacquisition of the remaining 50% of Koramic Roofing. This acquisitionof the remaining shares in Koramic Roofing closed on June 14, 2004.
Wienerberger AGThe Managing BoardVienna, June 15, 2004
These materials are not being issued in the United States of Americaand should not be distributed to United States persons orpublications with a general circulation in the United States. Thesematerials are not an offer for sale of the securities in the UnitedStates. No public offering of the securities will be made in theUnited States. The securities have not been registered under the U.S.Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and maynot be sold in the United States absent registration or an exemptionfrom registration under the Securities Act.
Not for distribution in the United States, Canada, Japan orAustralia.
A prospectus prepared in accordance with the Austrian Capital MarketsAct was filed with Oesterreichische Kontrollbank AG, published byshort notice in the "Amtsblatt zur Wiener Zeitung" on 18 May 2004 andamended on 2 June, 2004. In connection with the offering of shares ofWienerberger AG only information contained in the prospectus asamended is binding and relevant.
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WKN: 083170ISIN: AT0000831706Marktsegment: ATX, ATX Prime, WBI, official dealing Wiener Börse AG