July 29, 2008

PARIS, FRANCE- July 29, 2008-Egalux SA Luxembourg has acquired OMMIC S.A. from Financière Victoire of France, a European subsidiary of OpenGate Capital, the companies announced today. Financial terms were not disclosed. OMMIC develops and manufactures semiconductor wafers and serves some of the most prestigious Space/Defense, Technology, and Automotive Global 1000 companies. OpenGate Capital is a privately held principal investment firm based in Beverly Hills, California with a principal office in Paris, France.