German Corporate Governance Code

6. Transparency

6.1 All things being equal, the company shall treat all shareholders in the same way as regards information. All material new facts made known to financial analysts and similar addressees shall also be disclosed to the shareholders by the company without delay.
6.2 Beyond the statutory obligation to report and disclose dealings in shares of the company without delay, the ownership of shares in the company or related financial instruments by Management Board and Supervisory Board members shall be reported if these directly or indirectly exceed 1 % of the shares issued by the company. If the entire holdings of all members of the Management Board and Supervisory Board exceed 1 % of the shares issued by the company, these shall be reported separately for the Management Board and Supervisory Board in the Corporate Governance Report.
6.3 All things being equal, the company shall treat all shareholders in the same way as regards information. All material new facts made known to financial analysts and similar addressees shall also be disclosed to the shareholders by the company without delay.
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