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Telecom Italia International N.V. today launched its offer regarding the disposal of its residual shareholding in Telekom Austria AG, corresponding to 14.78% of company share capital. The offer is open to institutional investors, and concerns the private placement of around 73.9 million shares.
This document does not constitute or contain an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities in the United States, in Austria or elsewhere. The ordinary shares of the Company have not been and will not be sold in the United States or for the account or benefit of U.S. persons (as such terms are defined in Regulation S under Securities Act) unless registered under the Securities Act or pursuant to an exemption from such registration. In Austria, the ordinary shares of the Company will be offered exclusively by way of a non public offering to a limited circle of persons within the scope of their business or professional activity according to Section 3/1/11 of the Austrian Capital Market Act.