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ams rejects media allegations of unlawful trading by ams management

2020/06/25

German version

Premstaetten, Austria (25 June 2020) -- ams (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, has taken note of today’s media reports alleging investigations by the Austrian financial market authority into trading in ams shares by management.

ams clarifies that it is not aware of any investigation by, or regulatory request related to, its employees, board members or the company and its subsidiaries by any financial markets or other authority. Today’s reports make reference to historic allegations made by media outlets in 2019. Already back then ams clearly stated that it had no knowledge of any investigation by financial market authorities against any employee or board member of ams.

ams has policies and procedures in place which govern employee, management and other trading transactions. They are reviewed regularly and compliance is actively monitored.