United Internet AG

EANS-Adhoc: United Internet plans further buyback of its own shares

  ad-hoc disclosure pursuant to section 15 of the WpHG transmitted by euro
  adhoc with the aim of a Europe-wide distribution. The issuer is solely
  responsible for the content of this announcement.


Montabaur, April 20, 2010. After completion of the share buyback program adopted and announced on January 14, 2010, the Management Board of United Internet AG today resolved to launch a further share buyback program. In the course of this new share buyback program, a further up to 4,809,154 company shares (corresponding to approx. 2.00% of capital stock) are to be bought back via the stock exchange. The resolution follows the authorization of the Annual Shareholders' Meeting of May 26, 2009 to buy back shares representing up to 10% of the company's capital stock. The authorization was issued for the period up to November 25, 2010.

In the period from January 14, 2010 to April 19, 2010, United Internet AG bought back a total of 5,000,000 of its own shares and thus exhausted the scope of the share buyback program adopted on January 14, 2010. United Internet AG currently holds 15,190,846 treasury shares, corresponding to around 6.33% of capital stock.

Treasury shares can be used for all purposes stated in the authorization of the Annual Shareholders' Meeting of May 26, 2009, in particular for current and future employee stock ownership plans and / or as an acquisition currency, but may also be cancelled.

end of announcement                               euro adhoc

Further inquiry note:

Marcus Schaps
Head of PR
United Internet AG
Elgendorfer Strasse 57
56410 Montabaur
Tel: +49 2602/96-1076
Fax: +49 2602/96-1013
E-mail: mschaps@united-internet.de
Internet: www.united-internet.de

Branche: Telecommunications Services
ISIN: DE0005089031
WKN: 508903
Index: Midcap Market Index, TecDAX, CDAX, HDAX, Prime All Share,
Technology All Share
Börsen: Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard
Berlin / free trade
Hamburg / free trade
Stuttgart / free trade
Düsseldorf / free trade
Hannover / free trade
München / free trade

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