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Brenntag AG


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Address Brenntag AG
Stinnes Platz 1
45472 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Phone +49 (0) 208 7828 - 7653
Fax +49 (0) 208 7828 - 7755

About the Company

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, covers with its extensive product and service portfolio all major markets. Headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 480 locations in more than 70 countries. In 2013, the company, which has a global workforce of more than 13,000, generated sales of EUR 9.8 billion (USD 13.0 billion). Brenntag is the link between chemical manufacturers and chemical users. The company supports its customers and suppliers with tailor-made distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to around 170,000 customers. Long-standing experience and local excellence in the individual countries characterize the global market leader for chemical distribution.

Corporate Information

Established 1874
Transparency Standard Prime Standard
Market Segment Regulated Market
End of Business Year 31/12/
Accounting Standard IFRS
Total Capital Stock € 154,500,000.00
Admission Date 29/03/2010
Executive Board Steven Holland (CEO), Georg Müller (CFO), Jürgen Buchsteiner, William Fidler
Supervisory Board Stefan Zuschke (Chairman), Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Deputy Chairman), Stephen Clark, Prof. Dr. Edgar Fluri, Doreen Nowotne, Dr. Andreas Rittstieg
Period Title Download Comment Comment
01/01/2014 till 30/09/2014 Nine-month statement PDF

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Shareholder Structure Registered shares without par value ISIN DE000A1DAHH0

Shareholder Current Shares in %
Bankhaus Lampe KG 7.27
Ameriprise Financial Inc. 5.37
MFS ( Sun Life) 5.03
BlackRock Investment Management 4.48


Last Payment Date Dividend Cycle Amount ISIN
18/06/2014 Annually € 2.60 DE000A1DAHH0
20/06/2013 Annually € 2.40 DE000A1DAHH0
21/06/2012 Annually € 2.00 DE000A1DAHH0
22/06/2011 Annually € 1.40 DE000A1DAHH0

IPO Company Data

Description New Company (Regulated Market)
Transparency Standard on First Quotation Prime Standard
Transaction Type New Issue
Supersector Industrials
Sector Industrial
Subsector Industrial Products & Services
Country Germany
Symbol BNR
First Trading Day 29/03/2010
Offering Period 16/03/2010 - 26/03/2010
Issuing Method Bookbuilding Procedure
Bookbuilding Range € 46.00 - 56.00
Subscription Price € 50.00
First Price € 51.10
Leading Underwriter Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs International
Underwriter Joint Global Coordinators:
Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs International

Joint Bookrunners:
BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs International J.P. Morgan

Co-Lead Managers:
COMMERZBANK, HSBC Trinkaus, SOCIÉTÉ GÉNÉRALE Corporate & Investment Banking, The Royal Bank of Scotland
Placement Volume excl. Greenshoe € 650,000,000.00
Placement Volume in Shares excl. Greenshoe 13,000,000
Placement Volume incl. Greenshoe € 747,500,000.00
Placement Volume of Executed Greenshoe € 97,500,000.00
Placement Volume of New Shares 10,500,000
Placement Volume of Existing Shares 4,450,000
Greenshoe in Shares 1,950,000
Greenshoe Executed in Shares 1,950,000
Priority Allocation None
Allocation friends & family 0.00 %
Capital Stock / Shares on First Quotation 51,500,000
Total Market Cap on First Quotation € 2,631,650,000.00
Market Cap (Free Float) on First Quotation € 763,967,995.00
Free Float on First Quotation 29.03 %
Change First Price compared to Issuing Price 2.20 %
Further Information Selling Shareholder (shares): Brachem Acquisition S.C.A., Luxembourg (2,500,000 + 1,950,000 Greenshoe)

Number of Shares in Lockup Period

Months Shares
6 36,550,000

Shareholder Structure on First Quotation

Shareholder Shares prior to First Quotation in % Shares after First Quotation in %
Brachem Acquisition S.C.A., Luxembourg 100.00 70.97
Free Float 0.00 29.03

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