REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the expiration of the additionalacceptance period on December 11, 2012, Informatica Deutschland AGsecured 97.58 percent of all outstanding shares of German-listedHeiler Software AG (WKN 542 990) (excluding treasury shares).Informatica Deutschland AG is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiaryof U.S.-based Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world'snumber one independent leader in data integration software. Informatica thereby successfully concluded thevoluntary public takeover offer ("Offer") that had been announcedon October 1, 2012 and had been subject to the offer condition of aminimum acceptance level of 67.5 percent of all outstanding sharesof Heiler Software AG as well as other offer conditions, which hadbeen satisfied at the end of the acceptance period. Both the management board and the supervisoryboard of Heiler Software AG supported the Offer. In their jointstatement published on October 29, 2012, both boards recommendedthat Heiler shareholders accept it. The takeover offer is only the first step in theprocess to combine Heiler's business with Informatica's.Informatica intends to take further integration steps under Germanlaws, which may not be complete until mid-to-late 2013. Informaticaintends to combine Heiler's PIM solutions with its broader MDMbusiness in order to offer customers better functionality and amore comprehensive range of services than many competingPIM-providers or MDM-providers can offer. Informatica willcontinue, together with Heiler, innovating solutions for customersacross industries and functions to deliver increased business valuefrom their product master data assets. About Informatica Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA) is theworld's number one independent provider of data integrationsoftware. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica formaximizing return on data to drive their top business imperatives.Worldwide, over 5,000 enterprises depend on Informatica to fullyleverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloudand across social networks. For more information, call +1650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com.Connect with Informatica at http://www.facebook.com/InformaticaCorporation, http://www.linkedin.com/company/informaticaand http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp. ###
Note: Informatica and PowerCenter are trademarks or registered trademarks ofInformatica Corporation in the United States and in jurisdictionsthroughout the world. All other company and product names may betrade names or trademarks of their respective owners.Disclaimer and Forward-LookingStatements This release is neither an offer to purchase nora solicitation of an offer to sell Heiler Software AG shares or anyother security. The Offer Document and the terms and conditionscontained therein shall have sole relevance in respect of theoffer. Investors and holders of shares in Heiler Software AG areadvised to read the relevant documents regarding the takeover offerpublished by Informatica Deutschland AG because they containimportant information. Investors and holders of shares in HeilerSoftware AG can receive the Offer Document as well as otherdocuments pertaining to the offer from the website www.informatica-offer.com. This release contains forward-lookingstatements, including those related to the timing of the takeoveroffer and further integration steps, the expected futureintegration of Heiler's business and Informatica's business, theexpected future business of Informatica Deutschland AG, InformaticaCorporation or any other entity and the expected benefits tocustomers, employees and shareholders. These statements are basedon the current expectations of the management of InformaticaDeutschland AG and Informatica Corporation and are inherentlysubject to risks, uncertainties and changes in circumstances. Theseexpectations or any forward-looking statements could prove to beincorrect, and actual results could differ materially from thoseprojected or assumed in the forward-looking statements. Thepotential risks, uncertainties and changes in circumstances thatcould cause actual results to differ materially include, amongothers, risks related to the completion of the takeover offer,product integration and the failure of the market to develop asexpected. Informatica Deutschland AG and Informatica Corporation donot undertake any obligation to update the forward-lookingstatements to reflect actual results, or any change in events,conditions, assumptions or other factors.
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