Olaf Tröber
Olaf Tröber
CIRO
Investor Relations
Fon:
+49 (0) 341 308530-251
Fax:
+49 (0) 341 308530-998
Email: ir@verbio.de

Key IPO Data

Initial trading:
October 16, 2006

Issue type:
Initial public offering (IPO)

Shares offered:
18.2 million no-par value shares, of which:
13 million shares from a capital increase,
3.2 million shares from the holdings of existing shareholders
2 million shares from the holdings of existing shareholders (greenshoe)

Offer period (extended):
October 5-13, 2006

Price range:
EUR 14.00 to EUR 15.00

Issue price:
EUR 14.50

Over-allotment option:
(greenshoe)
2 million shares from the holdings of existing shareholders (exercised on October 19, 2006)

Lock-up:
The existing shareholders and the company have committed themselves for a period of six months after admission of the shares to trading not to sell additional shares or other securities of the company, and in the six months subsequent to this period only with the approval of the Global Coordinators.

Syndicate banks:
Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, London
(Global Coordinator and Joint Bookrunner)

Dresdner Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Frankfurt a. M.
(Global Coordinator and Joint Bookrunner)

Sal. Oppenheim jr. & Cie KGaA, Cologne
(Co-Lead Manager)

Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
(Co-Lead Manager)

WKN/ISIN:
A0JL9W / DE000A0JL9W6

Symbol:
VBK