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DGAP-Adhoc: Capital Stage resolves on capital increase for acquisition of 40MW solar park portfolio at short notice

February 27, 2014

Capital Stage AG / Key word(s): Capital Increase 27.02.2014 18:18 Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- The information contained in this document is not for publication or distribution in the United States, Australia, Canada or Japan. Hamburg, 27 February 2014 - With the approval of the Supervisory Board, the Management Board of Capital Stage AG today resolved on increasing the company's share capital of 67,741,248.00 euros by up to 4,698,158.00 euros to up to 72,439,406.00 euros by issuing up to 4,698,158 new non-par value bearer shares against cash contribution from the authorised capital under exclusion of the subscription right of shareholders. The new shares will be offered by way of an accelerated bookbuilding to institutional investors in the context of a private placement. The private placement is going to begin on 27 February 2014 and ends on 28 February 2014 at the latest. The issue price is expected to be set and published on 28 February 2014. On 3 March 2014, the new shares are expected to be admitted to trading without a prospectus on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of Frankfurt Stock Exchange as well as on the regulated market of Hamburg Stock Exchange. The existing major shareholders have declared to the company their willingness to subscribe for the new shares in the context of the accelerated bookbuilding. The capital increase is an element of the funding of the intended acquisition of a solar park portfolio with a total capacity of 40 MW. With a total volume of more than 140 million euros, including the takeover of debt financing of the SPV (special purpose vehicle), this acquisition represents the largest single investment in the history of Capital Stage AG. Based on the development of the energy production portfolio, which increases to 281 MW taking into account this transaction, the company will publish a forecast for expected sales and earnings in fiscal year 2014 at short notice. Disclaimer This document is neither an offer for selling nor an invitation to buy securities. This document is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States of America. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States of America absent registration or an exemption from registration under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The shares in Capital Stage AG have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and are not being and will not be offered or sold in the United States of America. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Information and Explaination of the Issuer to this News: About Capital Stage AG: Since 2009, Capital Stage has acquired solar power plants and wind parks in Germany, France and Italy with a capacity totaling to around 241 MWp, making it Germany's largest operator of solar parks. Its solar and wind parks generate attractive returns and continuous revenues, while offering a moderate level of investment risk. Capital Stage AG is listed in the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange an in the regulated market of the Hanseatic Stock Exchange Hamburg (ISIN: DE0006095003 / WKN: 609500). For further information about the company, please visit www.capitalstage.com Contacts: Thomas SchnorrenbergCapital Stage AG Tel.: + 49 (0)40 37 85 62-242 Fax: + 49 (0)40 37 85 62-129 E-Mail: thomas.schnorrenberg@capitalstage.comSebastian BucherKirchhoff Consult AG Tel.: + 49 (0)40 60 91 86-18 Fax: + 49 (0)40 60 91 86-60 E-Mail: sebastian.bucher@kirchhoff.de27.02.2014 DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Language: English Company: Capital Stage AG Große Elbstraße 45 22767 Hamburg Germany Phone: +49 4037 85 62 -0 Fax: +49 4037 85 62 -129 E-mail: info@capitalstage.com Internet: www.capitalstage.com ISIN: DE0006095003 WKN: 609500 Listed: Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hamburg; Freiverkehr in Berlin, DÜsseldorf, MÜnchen, Stuttgart End of Announcement DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------


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