METALDYNE PERFORMANCE GROUP INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe And Powers Taylor LLP Investigate Sale To American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.

Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor LLP are investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Metaldyne Performance Group Inc. ("Metaldyne") (NYSE: MPG) concerning the sale to American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Metaldyne shareholders will only receive $13.50 per share in cash and 0.5 share of AAM common stock per Metaldyne share owned. Based on the closing price of AAM before the deal was announced, the consideration is valued at approximately $21.81 per share, which is virtually no premium over the 52-week high.

If you are an affected investor, and you want to learn more about the investigation or if you have information that you believe would be helpful to our investigation of the fairness of the proposed transaction, contact Willie Briscoe at The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC via email at shareholders@thebriscoelawfirm.com, Patrick Powers at Powers Taylor LLP via e-mail at shareholder@powerstaylor.com or by calling toll free at (877) 728-9607. There is no cost or fee to you.

The investigation centers on whether Metaldyne's Board of Directors is acting in the shareholders' best interests, whether the board considered alternatives to the acquisition, and whether the board has employed an adequate process to review and act on the proposed transaction.

The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC is a full service business litigation and shareholder rights advocacy firm with more than 20 years of experience in complex litigation and transactional matters.

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