Air Berlin raised €23 million ($32.7 million) from the issuance of approximately 6.6 million new shares (representing 10% of its share capital), which it said were placed with "institutional and professional investors" at €3.50 per share. In addition, ESAS Holding, AB's largest shareholder at 15.3%, agreed to purchase 4 million new shares at €3.50 under a separate increase while AB Chairman Johannes Zurnieden and CEO Joachim Hunold will buy 350,000 and 150,000 new shares ...

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