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07/29/2008 - Artemis Beteiligungen IV AG has acquired 6,71 % of Rieter's registered shares

Artemis Beteiligungen IV AG, Bahnhofstrasse 4, 6052 Hergiswil, has informed Rieter Holding Ltd., Winterthur, on July 25th, 2008, that it currently holds 298’534 registered shares in Rieter Holding Ltd. This is equivalent to 6.71 % of the total voting rights. According to the notification by Artemis Beteiligungen IV AG the limit of 5% of the voting rights was exceeded on July 25th, 2008. Artemis Beteiligungen IV AG is owned 100% by Michael Pieper, Hergiswil.

The Board of Rieter Holding Ltd. welcomes the long term commitment of this industrial investor.

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Urs Leinhäuser
Chief Financial Officer
T +41 52 208 79 55
F +41 52 208 70 60
 investor@rieter.com



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Peter Grädel
Corporate Communications
T +41 52 208 70 12
F +41 52 208 72 73
 media@rieter.com