NOTICE TO THE SHAREHOLDERS OF METRO INTERNATIONAL S.A.

Through this press release, Metro International S.A. hereby informs its shareholders that Investment AB Kinnevik has decided to exercise its right to initiate mandatory squeeze out of 0.1% of the shares in Metro International S.A. which are currently being held by 43 minority shareholders.

Additional information relating to the squeeze out process is available on www.metro.lu.
For further information, visit www.metro.lu or contact:
Azhar Damad, Chief Financial Officer
Mobile +46 (0)70 415 95 31
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