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2006/08/24

austriamicrosystems shares created from stock option exercise


Exercise of employee stock options creates 3,050 new austriamicrosystems shares from conditional capital

austriamicrosystems AG (SWX: AMS) announces that as a result of employees executing vested options from the company’s employee stock option plan which was instituted last year, 3,050 new shares have been created from the conditional capital underlying this employee stock option plan and resolved in last year’s annual general meeting.

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austriamicrosystems is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance analog ICs, combining almost 25 years of analog design capabilities and system know-how with its own state-of-the-art manufacturing and test facilities. austriamicrosystems leverages its expertise in low power and high accuracy to provide industry-leading customized and standard analog products. Operating worldwide with more than 900 employees, austriamicrosystems focuses on the areas of power management, sensors & sensor interfaces, portable audio and car access in its markets Communications, Industry & Medical and Automotive, complemented by its Full Service Foundry activities. austriamicrosystems is listed on the SWX Swiss Exchange in Zurich (ticker symbol: AMS).

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