THIS ANNOUNCEMENT CONTAINS INSIDE INFORMATION

EIR MARKET ABUSE REGULATION ANNOUNCEMENT

EIRCOM FINANCE DESIGNATED ACTIVITY COMPANY (THE “ISSUER”)

(Issued 14 September, 2017) The major shareholders of Eircom Holdings S.A. (“EHSA”) have informed the Board of the Issuer that they have been approached by a potential investor who may wish to make a significant investment in EHSA alongside them. In so informing the Board, the major shareholders have affirmed their continuing commitment to their investment in EHSA for the foreseeable future. There can be no certainty that the discussions between the shareholders of EHSA and the potential investor will result in a transaction.

This announcement contains inside information as defined in Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) 596/2014 ("Market Abuse Regulation") and is disclosed in accordance with the Issuer's obligations under Article 17 of the Market Abuse Regulations.

ENDS


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