austriamicrosystems reports management transaction
Unterpremstaetten, Austria (October 15, 2009) — austriamicrosystems (SIX: AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high performance analog ICs for communications, industrial, medical and automotive applications, reports that the purchase of 80,355 shares in October 2008 by the company from the company's Chief Financial Officer at a price of CHF 25.50 per share was reversed (Rückabwicklung) today, following a resolution of the company's supervisory board. To reflect this reversal (Rückabwicklung), the company reported to SIX Swiss Exchange a management transaction in which Mr. Wachsler-Markowitsch bought 80,355 shares at a price of CHF 25.50 per share from the company.
austriamicrosystems is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance analog ICs, combining more than 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 standard and customized analog products. Operating worldwide with more than 1,000 employees, austriamicrosystems focuses on the areas of power management, sensors & sensor interfaces, and mobile infotainment 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).