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MAR) Ad-hoc: Rocket Internet SE Participates in EUR 20 Million Financing Round
at Home24 at a EUR 420 Million Valuation Berlin, Germany, September 7, 2016 - Rocket Internet SE ('Rocket Internet'
or the 'Company') (ISIN DE000A12UKK6) has committed to directly invest EUR
1.4 million of a EUR 20 million financing round at Home24 AG ('Home24').
The financing round implies a EUR 420 million post-money valuation of
Home24, below Home24's last financing round valuation of EUR 981 million.
Baillie Gifford and other investors are also participating in this
financing round. Rocket Internet's direct and indirect stake will be 42.9%
post transaction. Ends For further information, please reference the press release. Press Contact Rocket Internet
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