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DGAP-Adhoc: CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA: Statement from CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA further to the ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union concerning the legislative framework for the introduction of the infrastructure charge in Germany

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<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><body><table border="0"><tr><td> <p>DGAP-Ad-hoc: <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS Eventim AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org> / Key word(s): Statement<br/> <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS Eventim AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org>: Statement from <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS EVENTIM AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org> further to the ruling by the <org>Court of Justice</org> of the <org>European Union</org> concerning the legislative framework for the introduction of the infrastructure charge in <location value="LC/de" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Germany</location> <br/><br/> <chron>18-Jun-2019</chron> / <chron>16:18 CET</chron>/CEST<br/> Disclosure of an inside information acc. to Article 17 MAR of the Regulation (EU) No 596/2014, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.<br/> The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.<br/><br/></p> <hr/><div> <p><b>AD HOC ANNOUNCEMENT</b><br/><br/><b>Statement from <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS EVENTIM AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org> further to the ruling by the <org>Court of Justice</org> of the <org>European Union</org> concerning the legislative framework for the introduction of the infrastructure charge in <location value="LC/de" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Germany</location></b><br/><br/> <location value="LU/de..munich" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Munich</location>, <chron>18 June 2019</chron>. <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS EVENTIM AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org> has the following comment on today&apos;s ruling by the <org>Court of Justice</org> of the <org>European Union</org> concerning the legislative framework for the introduction of the infrastructure charge in <location value="LC/de" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Germany</location>:</p> <p>&quot;We and our partner Kapsch TrafficCom have been working together since the end of last year to ensure that the infrastructure charge can begin as planned. In consultation with our client, we are now examining the implications of the <org>ECJ</org> ruling for our collaboration. Our contracts contain protective provisions that guard against pecuniary damages for the operating company and its shareholders. These also apply in case the infrastructure charge should not be introduced.&quot;<br/> &#160;</p> <p><i><b>About CTS EVENTIM</b><br/> CTS EVENTIM is one of the leading international providers of <org>Ticketing and Live Entertainment</org>. In 2018, approx. 250 million tickets were marketed using the company&apos;s systems - through stationary box offices, online or mobile. Its online portals operate under brands such as eventim.de, <a href="http://oeticket.com">oeticket.com</a>, ticketcorner.ch, ticketone.it, and <a href="http://entradas.com">entradas.com</a>. <org>The EVENTIM Group</org> also includes many concert, tour and festival promoter companies for events like &apos;Rock am Ring&apos;, &apos;Rock im Park&apos;, &apos;Hurricane&apos;, &apos;Southside&apos;, and &apos;Lucca Summer&apos;. In addition, some of <location value="LR/eur" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Europe&apos;s</location> most renowned venues are operated by CTS EVENTIM, for example the LANXESS arena in <location value="LU/de..cologn" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Cologne</location>, the Waldb&#252;hne in <location value="LU/de..berlin" idsrc="xmltag.org" >Berlin</location> and the EVENTIM Apollo in <location value="LU/gb.eng.london" idsrc="xmltag.org" >London</location>. <org value="LSE:0EEE" idsrc="xmltag.org" >CTS EVENTIM AG &amp; Co. KGaA</org> (ISIN DE 0005470306) has been listed on the stock exchange since 2000 and is currently a member of the SDAX segment. In 2018, its 3,141-strong workforce generated more than <money>1.2 billion Euros</money> in revenue in 21 countries.</i></p> <p><br/><strong><em>For further information, contact:</em></strong><br/> &#160;<br/><em><u>Corporate Communications:</u></em>&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;<br/><em><person>Christian Steinhof</person>&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160; </em><br/><em>Head of Corporate Communications&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160; </em><br/><em>Tel.: +49.40.380788.7299&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160; </em><br/> <a href="mailto:christian.steinhof@eventim.de">christian.steinhof@eventim.de</a>&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;<br/> &#160;<br/><em><u>Investor Relations:</u></em><br/><em>Marco Haeckermann</em><br/><em>Vice President Corporate Development &amp; Strategy</em><br/><em>Tel.: +49.421.3666.270</em><br/> <a href="mailto:marco.haeckermann@eventim.de">marco.haeckermann@eventim.de</a><br/> &#160;</p> </div> <hr/><p> <chron>18-Jun-2019 CET</chron>/CEST The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, <org>Financial/Corporate News</org> and Press Releases. <br/>Archive at <a href="http://www.dgap.de">www.dgap.de</a><br/></p> <hr/></td> </tr></table><table><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Language:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">English</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Company:</td> <td align="left" valign="top"><org>CTS Eventim AG &amp; Co.</org> KGaA</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top"/> <td align="left" valign="top">Rablstr. 26</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top"/> <td align="left" valign="top">81669 M&#252;nchen</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top"/> <td align="left" valign="top">Germany</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Phone:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">0421/ 3666-233</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Fax:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">0421/ 3666-290</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">E-mail:</td> <td align="left" valign="top"><a href="mailto:tatjana.wilhelm@eventim.de">tatjana.wilhelm@eventim.de</a></td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Internet:</td> <td align="left" valign="top"><a href="http://www.eventim.de">www.eventim.de</a></td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">ISIN:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">DE0005470306</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">WKN:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">547030</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Indices:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">SDAX</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">Listed:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">EQS News ID:</td> <td align="left" valign="top">826837</td> </tr></table><br/><table border="0"><tr><td align="left" valign="top" colspan="2"/> </tr></table><table border="0"><tr><td align="left" valign="top" colspan="2">&#160;</td> </tr><tr><td align="left" valign="top">End of Announcement</td> <td align="left" valign="top"><org>DGAP News Service</org></td> </tr></table><table border="0"><tr><td> <hr/></td> </tr></table><div> <p>826837&#160;&#160;18-Jun-<chron>2019&#160;CET</chron>/CEST</p> </div> <img src="https://link.cockpit.eqs.com/cgi-bin/fncls.ssp?fn=show_t_gif&amp;application_id=826837&amp;application_name=news&amp;site_id=acquiremedia_html" alt="fncls.ssp?fn=show_t_gif&amp;application_id=826837&amp;application_name=news&amp;site_id=acquiremedia_html" width="0" height="0" border="0"/></body></html>
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