Change of number of shares and votes in SinterCast

[Stockholm, 30 December 2013] - With reference to Chapter 4, section 9 of the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act (SFS 1991:980), it is hereby announced that the number of shares and votes in SinterCast AB increased during December 2013, following the exercise of the last 40% of the warrants in the 2009-2013 Employee Stock Option Programme. Following the registration of the shares received in conjunction with the exercise of the series 2009-13 warrants, as conducted by the Swedish Companies Registration Office, the number of shares and votes in SinterCast has increased by 114,480 to 7,090,133.  Prior to the warrant exercise, there were 6,975,653 SinterCast shares and an equal number of votes. The Company organised a loan of 114,480 shares from shareholders to provide the necessary liquidity for the exercise of the programme. The trading of the loaned shares was concluded before end of November.  In total, 108,659 shares were sold at an average price of SEK 85.47.  The remaining 5,821 shares where retained by the employees. The exercise resulted in a cash injection amounting to SEK 5.8 million to the Company, prior to transaction costs. For and on behalf of the Board of Directors: Dr. Steve Dawson President & CEO Tel:   +46 8 660 7750 e-mail: SinterCast is the world's leading supplier of process control technology for the reliable high volume production of Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI). With at least 75% higher tensile strength, 45% higher stiffness and approximately double the fatigue strength of conventional grey cast iron and aluminium, CGI allows engine designers to improve performance, fuel economy and durability while reducing engine weight, noise and emissions. The SinterCast technology is used for the production of more than 50 CGI components, ranging from 2 kg to 17 tonnes, all using the same proven process control technology.  The end-users of SinterCast- CGI components include Allen Diesels, Aston Martin, Audi, Cameron Compression, Caterpillar, Chrysler, DAF Trucks, Ford, Ford-Otosan, General Electric Transportation Systems, General Motors, Hyundai, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Lancia, Land Rover, MAN, Maserati, Navistar, Porsche, PSA Peugeot-Citroën, Renault-Nissan, Scania, Toyota, VM Motori, Volkswagen, Volvo and Waukesha Engine. The SinterCast share is quoted on the Small Cap segment of the NASDAQ OMX stock exchange (Stockholmsbörsen: SINT). For more information: END Press Release PDF : This announcement is distributed by GlobeNewswire on behalf of GlobeNewswire clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: SinterCast via GlobeNewswire [HUG#1751829]