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Finedining Announces Acquisition of WMF Shares Outside of the Offer Procedure

MUNICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In relation to its voluntary public takeover offer to all shareholders of WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik Aktiengesellschaft ("WMF") for all of WMF's ordinary and preference shares, Finedining Capital GmbH ("Bidder") has issued an announcement that the Bidder acquired 4,887,555 WMF ordinary shares outside of the offer procedure on October 5, 2012. This corresponds to approximately 34.91 % of the share capital, approximately 52.37 % of the voting rights and approximately 52.47 % of the voting share capital reduced in accordance with section 71b of the German Stock Corporation Act (Aktiengesetz - "AktG") of WMF. A copy of the full announcement is available free of charge at This announcement is not an offer to purchase or a solicitation of an offer to sell any securities. Any solicitation or offer will only be made through the offer document.

Hering Schuppener
Jan Hiesserich, +49 69 921874 63
Fax: +49 151 16231546

Source: Finedining Capital GmbH