¹ Date of Annual General Meeting.
² At the following tax rate (capital gains tax plus solidarity tax contribution) since 2008: 26.375%. Based on the tax treaty between Germany and the U.S. there is, under certain conditions, an opportunity to receive a refund of 11.375%. The claim has to be submitted on an individual basis to the Bundeszentralamt für Steuern, An der Küppe 1, 53225 Bonn, Germany.
3 Based on dividend proposal as of February 15, 2019. Final dividend is subject to shareholder approval at the AGM on May 8, 2019. Dividend per ADR will be announced on May 13, 2019, following the conversion into USD. Payout of the dividend to ADR holders will take place on May 20, 2019.