Voluntary Public Takeover Offer by PIERER Industrie AG to the Shareholders of SHW AG

18.10.2021

Details on the procedure for the exchange of SHW AG registered shares (ISIN DE000A3E5B74) will be published in the securities notices.

Exchange into "SHW AG Registered Shares Tendered for Sale"

The transfer is to be carried out by means of a securities transfer (CASCADE transaction: KVEE WE) under specification of the specification "4 - original shares into entitlements" in the field "TR". This transfer is only possible from the free reporting portfolio (FMB). The shares must therefore be transferred to the FMB in advance by means of a stock transfer (CASCADE-RS transaction: KVEE BV). 

The exchange is to be carried out during the third acceptance period of the

8 October 2021 up to and including 31 December 2021

The "SHW AG Registered Shares Tendered for Sale" (ISIN DE000A3E5B82) will be issued as registered securities. The shares resulting from the exchange described above will be made available in the FMB.

There is a grace period until 4 January 2022.

Registration of the shareholders by re-registration

The shareholders of the "SHW AG Registered Shares Tendered for Sale" 
(ISIN DE000A3E5B82) are to be entered in the Company's share register. Corresponding rewrites (KVCU) can be entered into CASCADE-RS by the custodian banks since 13 August 2021.

Note about submission planning

Due to the processing capacities in CASCADE-RS, submissions amounting to 10,000 re-registrations or more per transfer must be agreed in advance with Client Services. Clearstream Banking1 reserves the right to reject file transfers that have not been agreed upon within the scope of overall coordination.

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