RiT Technologies Announces New Debt-To-Equity Conversion Transaction With Principal Shareholder

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RiT Technologies (Nasdaq:RITT) today announced that it has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement with Stins Coman Inc., its principal shareholder. Under the terms of the agreement, Stins Coman will convert an outstanding $5 million loan (plus accrued interest) into 2,778,088 of the Company's ordinary shares at an average price of $1.82 per share.

This transaction will be conducted in accordance with the terms of the Loan Agreement between RiT and Stins Coman (dated June 11, 2009, as amended), and similar to previous conversions completed in recent years. The closing of this transaction is subject to customary conditions, with the issuance of shares expected to take place on September 30, 2014. Upon completion of this transaction, Stins Coman will increase its beneficial ownership of the Company's outstanding shares to 72.9%.

Mr. Motti Hania, RiT's President and CEO, commented: "We appreciate Stins Coman's steadfast support and long-term commitment to RiT as we increase our presence in the cabling and DCIM markets."

About RiT Technologies

RiT Technologies (Nasdaq:RITT), is a leading provider of IIM and structured cabling solutions and a developer of an innovative indoor optical wireless technology solution. The RiT IIM products provide network utilization for data centers, communication rooms and work space environments. They help companies plan and provision, monitor and troubleshoot their communications networks, maximizing utilization, reliability and physical security of the network while minimizing unplanned downtime. The RiT solutions are deployed around the world, in a broad range of organizations, including data centers in corporate organizations, government agencies, financial institutions, airport authorities, healthcare and education institutions and more. Our BeamCaster™ product is an innovative indoor optical wireless networking technology solutions, designed to help customers streamline deployment, reduce infrastructure design, installation and maintenance complexity and enhance security in a cost effective way. RiT's shares are traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol RITT. For more information, please visit: www.rittech.com

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CONTACT: COMPANY CONTACT: Elan Yaish, CFO +972-77-270-7210 elan.yaish@rittech.com INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT: Jeffrey Goldberger / Rob Fink Investor Relations KCSA Strategic Communications Tel: +1-212-682-6300 jgoldberger@kcsa.com / rfink@kcsa.comSource:RiT Technologies