Placement of new shares from authorized capital successfully completed
Vienna, November 21, 2023 – Kapsch TrafficCom AG (FN 223805a; ISIN AT000KAPSCH9) completed the placement of new shares from authorized capital. The management board, with the approval of the supervisory board, determined the final number of new shares to be 1,300,000 ordinary no-par value bearer shares (corresponding to 10% of the existing share capital), thereof 477,217 shares against cash contributions and 822,783 shares against contributions in kind. Further, the management board, with the approval of the supervisory board, determined the placement price at EUR 9 per new share. New shares will carry full dividend rights from and including the pending fiscal year 2023/2024.
The new shares will, subject to prior registration of the completion of the capital increase by the Austrian Register of Companies (Firmenbuch), be delivered on November 24, 2023 and are expected to start trading on the Official Market (Amtlicher Handel) of the Vienna Stock Exchange in the Prime Market segment under the current ISIN AT000KAPSCH9 on such day.
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Kapsch TrafficCom is a globally renowned provider of transportation solutions for sustainable mobility with successful projects in more than 50 countries. Innovative solutions in the application fields of tolling, tolling services, traffic management and demand management contribute to a healthy world without congestion.
With one-stop-shop solutions, the company covers the entire value chain of customers, from components to design and implementation to the operation of systems.
Kapsch TrafficCom, headquartered in Vienna, has subsidiaries and branches in more than 25 countries and is listed in the Prime Market segment of the Vienna Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: KTCG). In its 2022/23 financial year, about 4,000 employees generated revenues of EUR 553 million.