04.03.2020 – lastminute.com N.V.

lm holding confirms talks about a possible corporate transaction

lm holding confirms talks about a possible corporate transaction

Amsterdam / Chiasso, 4 March 2020 – lm holding, a European leader in the online travel and leisure industry, today comments on the article published by Mergermarket on Tuesday 3 March 2020.

The Company continues to be in advanced discussions about a possible corporate transaction with Private Equity Groups. Shareholders are however advised that there can be no certainty that the discussions will lead to any agreement or as to timing or terms of any such agreement.

Further announcements will be made as appropriate, according to SIX Swiss Exchange’s ad-hoc disclosure notifications rules.

The group continues to successfully deliver on its core business and will report on FY2019 audited results, current trading and FY2020 guidance on the 19th March 2020.

About lm holding

lm holding is among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry and operates a portfolio of well-known brands such as lastminute.com, Volagratis, Rumbo, weg.de, Bravofly, Jetcost and Hotelscan. The Group's mission is to be the most relevant and inspiring travel company, committed to enriching the lives of travellers. Every month, the Group touches 60 million users across all its websites and mobile apps (in 17 languages and 40 countries) that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences with us. More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to providing our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel related products and services. lastminute.com N.V. is a publicly traded company listed under the ticker symbol LMN on SIX Swiss Exchange.

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