Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG / Release of an announcement according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] (share)

18.04.2008 

Release of a Voting Rights announcement
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Announcement pursuant to sec. 26 para. 1 WpHG

J O Hambro Capital Management Group Limited based in London, Great Britain
informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 of the WpHG that their voting
interest in Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG (WKN FPH900; ISIN DE000FPH9000)
fell below the threshold of 10% on 14th April 2008 and amounts to 9.35%
(1,373,948 voting rights) of the voting rights on this day.

9.35% (1,373,948 voting rights) of the voting rights are attributable to J
O Hambro Capital Management Group Limited in accordance to sec. 22 para. 1
sent. 1 no. 6 of the WpHG in connection with sec. 22 para. 1 sent. 2 of the
WpHG.

Voting rights attributed to J O Hambro Capital Management Group Limited by
J O Hambro Capital Management Umbrella Fund plc which holds directly 3% or
more of voting rights.

Furthermore J O Hambro Capital Management Limited based in London, Great
Britain informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 of WpHG that their voting
interest in Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG (WKN FPH900, ISIN DE000FPH9000)
fell below the threshold of 10% and amounts to 9.35% (1,373,948 voting
rights) of the voting rights on this day.

9.35% (1,373,948 voting rights) of the voting rights are attributable to J
O Hambro Capital Management Limited in accordance with sec. 22 para. 1
sent. 1 no. 6 of the WpHG in connection with sec. 22 para. 1 sent. 2.

Birkenwerden, 18 April 2008

Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG

Board of Management

DGAP 18.04.2008 
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Language:     English
Issuer:       Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG
              Triftweg 21-26
              16547 Birkenwerder
              Deutschland
Internet:     www.francotyp.com
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