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Comply or Explain

The Company gives the following explanations to deviations from C Rules in 2012:


Rule 27
Non-financial criteria are not taken into account for the variable compensation of the
members of the Management Board.
Explanation: Contents of current contracts with the members of the Management Board.

Rule 27a
In case of an early termination of a member of the Management Board without good
cause, such member shall be compensated for no more than the remaining term of
contract. The economic situation of the company shall not be taken into account.
Explanation: Contents of current contracts with the members of the Management Board.

Rule 30
The upper limits currently applicable to variable compensation shall not be stated.
Explanation: We do not believe this information is material or relevant for any decisions.
A cap is designated by all means.


Rule 51
No disclosure of the compensation of each individual member of the Supervisory Board
Explanation: We do not believe this information is material or relevant for any decisions.