zooplus AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

1) On March 12, 2010, zouk holdings ltd., St. Helier, Jersey, has notifiedus pursuant to section 21 (1) WpHG that its percentage of voting rights inzooplus AG, Munich, Germany fell below the threshold of 25% and amounted to24.89% (637,697 voting rights) as of December 9, 2009.Of these voting rights,...
zooplus AG / Release of an announcement according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] (share)17.03.2010 17:40Dissemination of a Voting Rights announcement, transmitted byDGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.---------------------------------------------------------------------------1) On March 12, 2010, zouk holdings ltd., St. Helier, Jersey, has notifiedus pursuant to section 21 (1) WpHG that its percentage of voting rights inzooplus AG, Munich, Germany fell below the threshold of 25% and amounted to24.89% (637,697 voting rights) as of December 9, 2009.Of these voting rights, 24.89% (637,697 voting rights) are to be attributedto zouk holdings ltd. pursuant to section 22 (1) sentence 1 no. 1 WpHG andconcurrent to section 22 (1) sentence 1 no. 6, sentence 2 WpHG and pursuantto section 22 (2) WpHG.Attributed voting rights are held via the following companies that arecontrolled by zouk holdings ltd. and whose holdings of voting rights amountto 3% each or more in zooplus AG:- zouk ventures ltd.- zouk Scotland Ltd.- European E-Commerce Fund LP- European E-Commerce Fund B LPVoting rights of the following shareholders holding 3% each or more inzooplus AG are to be attributed to zouk holdings ltd.:- European E-Commerce Fund LP- European E-Commerce Fund B LP2) On March 12, 2010, zouk holdings ltd., St. Helier, Jersey, has notifiedus pursuant to section 21 (1) WpHG that its percentage of voting rights inzooplus AG, Munich, Germany fell below the threshold of 20% and 15% andamounted to 14.74% (377,697 voting rights) as of February 19, 2010.Of these voting rights, 14.74% (377,697 voting rights) are to be attributedto zouk holdings ltd. pursuant to section 22 (1) sentence 1 no. 1 WpHG andconcurrent to section 22 (1) sentence 1 no. 6, sentence 2 WpHG and pursuantto section 22 (2) WpHG.Attributed voting rights are held via the following companies that arecontrolled by zouk holdings ltd. and whose holdings of voting rights amountto 3% each or more in zooplus AG:- zouk ventures ltd.- zouk Scotland Ltd.- European E-Commerce Fund LP- European E-Commerce Fund B LPVoting rights of the following shareholders holding 3% each or more inzooplus AG are to be attributed to zouk holdings ltd.:- European E-Commerce Fund LP- European E-Commerce Fund B LP17.03.2010 Ad hoc announcement, Financial News and Media Release distributed by DGAP.Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Language:     EnglishCompany:      zooplus AG              Sonnenstraße 15              80331 München              DeutschlandInternet:     www.zooplus.de End of News                                     DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------