Denmark, 20 August 2014- H. Lundbeck A/S(Lundbeck) today announced that it has decided to increase its share capital by DKK 13,890as a consequence of the exercise of employee warrants. The increase is affected without any preemption rights for the existing shareholders of the company or others. The shares are subscribed in cash at the following prices per share of nominally DKK 5: 334 shares at DKK 97and 2,444 shares at DKK 102. Proceeds to the company are DKK 281,686(approximately USD 49,593). The increase corresponds to approximately 0.0014 % of the company's share capital. These new shares are ordinary shares without any special rights and are freely transferable negotiable instruments. The new shares shall give rights to dividends and other rights in relation to the company from the time of registration of the capital increase, i.e. inter alia full rights to dividends for the financial year 2014. The new shares will be listed on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagenafter registration with the Danish Business Authority. Lundbeck's current share capital amounts to DKK 981,893,750and will after the capital increase be DKK 981,907,640. The capital increase is expected to be finalized shortly. Lundbeck contacts Investors: Media: Palle Holm Olesen Mads KronborgVice President, Investor Relations Director, Media Relations firstname.lastname@example.org@lundbeck.com +45 36 43 24 26 +45 36 43 30 00 Jens HØyer Specialist, Investor Relations email@example.com +45 36 43 33 86 About Lundbeck H. Lundbeck A/S(LUN.CO, LUN DC, HLUYY) is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 50 years, we have been at the forefront of research within neuroscience. Our key areas of focus are alcohol dependence, Alzheimer’s disease, bipolar disorder, depression/anxiety, epilepsy, Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia, stroke and symptomatic neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (NOH). An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain disease and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain disease – we call this Progress in Mind. Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind. Our approximately 6,000 employees in 57 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programmes and our products are available in more than 100 countries. We have research centres in China, Denmarkand the United Statesand production facilities in China, Denmark, Franceand Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of approximately DKK15.3 billionin 2013 ( EUR2.1 billion; USD2.7 billion). Lundbeck’s shares are listed on the stock exchange in Copenhagenunder the symbol ”LUN”. Lundbeck has a sponsored Level 1 ADR program listed in the US (OTC) under the symbol ”HLUYY”. For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com. Copyright © 2014 OMX AB (publ).