AlzChem Group AG

Intended secondary placement of shares canceled

Today, our majority shareholders LIVIA Corporate Development SE, HDI Vier CE GmbH and Edelweiß Holding GmbH notified us that the intended placement of up to 18,000,000 shares was canceled.

Majority shareholders offering shares to institutional investors

Today, our majority shareholders LIVIA Corporate Development SE, HDI Vier CE GmbH and Edelweiß Holding GmbH notified us of their intention to place up to 18,000,000 shares, corresponding to approximately 17.7% of AlzChem Group AG 's share capital, with institutional investors via an accelerated bookbuilding. With this measure, our majority shareholders support the strategy of the Management Board of AlzChem Group AG which aims to increase the presence of the Company in the capital market, its free float and the liquidity of the shares.

About AlzChem Group AG

AlzChem strongly expands nitrile business

  • Good demand and long-term customer orders allow expansion of nitrile production
  • Investment in the amount of EUR 7.2 million
  • Expansion of the product range to include highly corrosive nitriles

 

AlzChem with positive business development in the first nine months of 2017

  • 9-month sales of EUR 272.7 million up 8.9% on the
  • previous year (EUR 250.5 million)
  • Adjusted EBITDA1 of EUR 40.5 million approximately
  • 13% up on the previous year (EUR 35.9 million); adjusted EBITDA margin at 14.9%
  • Production capacity for the feed additive CreAMINO® to triple2

 

AlzChem invests EUR 50 million in further growth

  • Investment in the amount of EUR 50 million in the expansion of the production plant for the feed additive CreAMINO®1 at the Trostberg site
  • Production capacities to triple

 

AlzChem listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

  • AlzChem AG incorporated into the listed company AlzChem Group AG (formerly Softmatic AG)
  • As of today, AlzChem shares can be traded on the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
  • Half-year 2017 figures for sales and EBITDA above the previous year’s level