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20.02.2013 – 17:13

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EANS-News: freenet AG
freenet AG acquires another sales company

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Büdelsdorf (euro adhoc) - freenet AG acquires another sales company

-       Continuation of the company's strategic portfolio optimisation to
further strengthen sales in core business of mobile communications and mobile
-       Acquisition of a majority stake in MOTION TM Vertriebs GmbH via
mobilcom-debitel GmbH

Büdelsdorf, 20 February 2013 - freenet AG systematically continues its strategic
portfolio optimisation with the acquisition of a 51-percent stake in MOTION TM
Vertriebs GmbH.

mobilcom-debitel GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of freenet AG, today signed a
purchase and transfer agreement regarding the acquisition of 51 percent of
shares in MOTION TM Vertriebs GmbH, Troisdorf. The transaction is expected to
close within the 1st quarter of 2013, following the usual merger review process
by Germany's Federal Cartel Office. The purchase price was not disclosed. The
acquisition strengthens freenet AG's sales clout, especially in the online
segment. In addition, MOTION TM provides the systems expertise required to
support specialist retailers with its 'moon' sales platform.
MOTION TM is a leading online retailer in the mobile communications and telecoms
industry. The online service provider works closely with all network operators
and mobile communications service providers to develop tailored solutions for
its sales partners, including delivery logistics right through to the end
customer. It has closely collaborated with mobilcom-debitel GmbH since 2005. The
shareholding will lead to a sustained expansion of the companies' joint business

Further inquiry note:
freenet AG
Investor Relations
Tel.: +49 (0)40 513 06-778

end of announcement                               euro adhoc 

company:     freenet AG
             Hollerstraße 126
             D-24782 Büdelsdorf
phone:       +49 (0)4331 691000
sector:      Telecommunications
ISIN:        DE000A0Z2ZZ5
indexes:     Midcap Market Index, TecDAX, CDAX, HDAX, Prime All Share,
             Technology All Share
stockmarkets: free trade: Hannover, Berlin, München, Hamburg, Düsseldorf,
             Stuttgart, regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt 
language:   English

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