RHJ International SA

July 05, 2011 02:38 ET

RHJ International Announces the Conversion of Class A Preferred Shares of Asahi Tec Corporation

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - Jul 5, 2011) -

RHJ International ("RHJI") announces today that it has initiated the conversion of a total of 11,429,000 of its 22,858,000 Class A Preferred Shares of Asahi Tec Corporation ("Asahi Tec") into 114,290,000 common shares of Asahi Tec. As a result of this operation, RHJI will hold 367,219,745 common shares (out of 606,717,074), 11,429,000 Class A Preferred Shares (out of 16,412,000) and 10,526,316 Class B Preferred Shares (out of 10,526,316). RHJI's aggregate voting rights will increase from 53.9% to 61.4%. The conversion is expected to be completed by July 15, 2011.

A translation in English of the announcement published by Asahi Tec is available on Asahi Tec's website using the following link: http://www.asahitec.co.jp/english/index.html

About RHJ International:

RHJ International (Euronext: RHJI) is a limited liability company incorporated under the laws of Belgium, having its registered office at Avenue Louise 326, 1050 Brussels, Belgium. RHJI is transforming itself from a diversified industrial holding company into an active and dynamic financial services group. For further information visit: www.rhji.com.

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements concerning the Company's operations, economic performance and financial condition. Such forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations, estimates and projections and are subject to a number of assumptions and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The Company has no obligation to publicly update or release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.

Full Press Release (PDF): http://hugin.info/135946/R/1527865/463713.pdf

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