Spin-off of Vitesco Technologies Group AG from Continental AG

10.09.2021

The following notification and the information provided are subject to the express proviso that the spin-off is entered in the commercial register of Vitesco Technologies Group AG at the Local Court of Hanover on 15 September 2021 and is thus effective.

On the evening of 17 September 2021, with value date 

20 September 2021

the allocation of the Vitesco Technologies Group AG registered shares to the Continental AG bearer shares at a ratio of 5:1 into the Vitesco Technologies Group AG bearer sub-rights (ISIN DE000VTSC0T7) will be automatically booked by CBF.

Details on the procedure of the spin-off of Vitesco Technologies Group AG will be published in the securities notices.

Involved securities

Vitesco Technologies Group AG registered shares:

ISIN DE000VTSC017

Continental AG registered shares: 

ISIN DE0005439004

Vitesco Technologies Group AG bearer partial rights:

ISIN DE000VTSC0T7

Exchange of proportional rights into full rights

The exchange of partial rights into full rights and the corresponding re-exchange (for correction purposes only) are possible in the period from 20 September 2021 to 5 October 2021. 

For this purpose, a securities transfer with TR characteristics 3 or 4 must be used.

Label 3:

Tausch von Teilrechten in Vollrechte (exchange of proportional rights into full rights)

Label 4:

Tausch von Vollrechten in Teilrechte (exchange of full rights into proportional rights)

Registration of the shareholders via re-registration

The full rights will be credited to the free reporting portfolio. The shareholders resulting from the allotment of the Vitesco Technologies Group AG registered share (ISIN DE000VTSC017) shall be registered in the Company's share register. Corresponding rewrites (KVCU) can be entered by the custodian banks in CASCADE-RS using the rewrite type "2" ("other not from purchase") as of 20 September 2021. 

Further information on the registration of the shareholders in the share register is available in the "Leitfaden für Banken zur Eingabe von Aktionärsdaten in CASCADE-RS" (available upon request from registeredshares@clearstream.com).

Reimbursement

For rewrites forwarded in the period from 20 September 2021 to 24 September 2021, CBF will charge a reduced price of €0.30 per item. CBF's customers will receive a corresponding refund at the end of the aforementioned period.

Banks that are unable to provide the initial transcription orders resulting from the spin-off during the aforementioned period may inform CBF by e-mail. The e-mail must be sent to registeredshares@clearstream.com, stating the account and the number of rewrites still to be provided later. This grace period for reimbursement ends on 1 October 2021

Information on submission planning

Due to the processing capacities in CASCADE-RS, submissions amounting to 10,000 re-registrations or more per transfer must be arranged in advance with Client Services. Within the scope of overall coordination, CBF reserves the right to reject file transfers that have not been arranged in advance.

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1. This Announcement is published by Clearstream Banking AG (CBF), registered office at Mergenthalerallee 61, 65760 Eschborn, Germany, registered with the Commercial Register of the District Court in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, under number HRB 7500.