19.01.2017 Rocket Internet SE  DE000A12UKK6

DGAP-News: Rocket Internet Capital Partners Fund Announces Final Closing with USD 1.0 Billion in Commitments

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Rocket Internet Capital Partners Fund Announces Final Closing with USD 1.0
Billion in Commitments

19.01.2017 / 08:00
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Rocket Internet Capital Partners Fund Announces Final Closing with USD 1.0
Billion in Commitments
  - The Fund closed at its hard cap of USD 1.0 billion

  - Europe's largest early stage and growth capital fund focused on the
    Internet sector

Berlin, January 19, 2017 - The Rocket Internet Capital Partners fund
("RICP" or the "Fund") has on January 18, 2017 successfully held its final
closing at the hard cap of USD 1.0 billion dedicated to early stage and
growth equity investments in the global Internet sector. This makes it
Europe's largest fund focused on the Internet sector.

The Fund is focused on generating strong returns for investors by investing
in market-leading, high growth Internet related businesses. In addition to
access to significant financial capital, RICP leverages Rocket Internet
SE's ("Rocket Internet") sector know-how, regional and operational
expertise as well as its deep network, global reach and access to portfolio
companies. The Fund provides funding over the lifecycle of high growth
Internet businesses.

RICP seeks to invest in key focus areas of the Internet sector including
e-commerce, financial technology, software and travel. RICP received strong
backing from a diverse group of global investors, including financial
institutions, pension funds, asset managers, foundations and high net worth
individuals. Rocket Internet has contributed ca. 14% of the overall

 "RICP having reached the hard cap of USD 1.0 billion shows the strong
interest of leading investors, who share the enthusiasm for the attractive
investment opportunity RICP presents", says Oliver Samwer, Rocket
Internet's CEO.

Goldman Sachs International acted as placement agent for the Fund.

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About Rocket Internet

Rocket Internet builds and invests in Internet companies that take proven
online business models to new, fast-growing markets. Rocket Internet
focuses on four industry sectors of online and mobile retail and services
that make up a significant share of consumer spending: Food & Groceries,
Fashion, General Merchandise and Home & Living. Its network of companies
operates in a large number of countries around the world with more than
36,000 employees. Rocket Internet SE is listed on the Frankfurt Stock
Exchange (ISIN DE000A12UKK6, RKET). For further information please visit

Disclaimer / Important Note

Despite not having control over the key portfolio companies mentioned
above, the aggregate financial information is shown on a 100% basis (i.e.
100% of net revenues and EBITDA). The actual legal and economic interest of
the Rocket Internet group in the network companies shown above is far lower
than 100%. Please refer to Rocket Internet SE's 2015 consolidated financial
statements for additional information on the group's consolidation policies
and its segment information.

This document contains forward-looking statements. These statements are
based on the current views, expectations and assumptions of the management
of Rocket Internet SE and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties
that could cause actual results, performance or events to differ materially
from those expressed or implied in such statements. Actual results,
performance or events may differ materially from those described in such
statements due to, among other things, changes in the general economic and
competitive environment, risks associated with capital markets, currency
exchange rate fluctuations and competition from other companies, changes in
international and national laws and regulations, in particular with respect
to tax laws and regulations, and other factors. Rocket Internet does not
assume any obligations to update any forward-looking statements.


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   Language:    English
   Company:     Rocket Internet SE
                Charlottenstrasse 4
                10969 Berlin
   Phone:       +49 (0)30 300 13 1800
   Fax:         +49 (0)30 300 13 1899
   E-mail:      [email protected]
   Internet:    www.rocket-internet.de
   ISIN:        DE000A12UKK6
   WKN:         A12UKK
   Indices:     SDAX
   Listed:      Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated
                Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover,
                Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange; Luxemburg

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