The Executive Board of innogy SE notes the announcement by E.ON Verwaltungs SE (bidder) of its decision to make a voluntary public takeover offer to the shareholders of innogy SE for the acquisition of their no par value bearer shares in innogy SE against a cash consideration of €36.76 per innogy share. In addition, according to the bidder, the innogy shareholders shall benefit from the dividend to be paid for financial years 2017 and 2018, which the bidder expects to amount in total to €3.24 per innogy share.
The Executive Board will review the offer and comment on the offer at the appropriate time.
In the meantime, shareholders are strongly urged to take no action and in particular not to sell their shares.
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