MUNICH--(www.finediningcapital-offer.com.)--In relation to its voluntary public takeover offer to all shareholders of WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik Aktiengesellschaft ("WMF") for all of WMF's ordinary and preference shares, Finedining Capital GmbH ("Finedining" or the "Bidder") has issued an announcement that the condition precedent specified in section 12.1 (e) of the offer document has been satisfied and that the Taiwanese competition authority has approved the proposed merger without requesting any additional requirements and conditions. The offer conditions specified in sections 12.1 (a), (c), (d) and (f) of the offer document had already been fulfilled; reference is made to the announcements dated as of August 16, 23 and 28, 2012 and September 5, 2012. As of September 17, no other conditions precedent to which the offer is subject have been satisfied. A copy of the full announcement is available free of charge at
This announcement is not an offer to purchase or a solicitation of an offer to sell any securities. Any solicitation or offer will only be made through the offer document.