Closed periods

Closed periods are the periods prior to the publication of our financial results during which in principle no meetings will be held with and no presentations will be given to financial analysts and investors. In addition, during closed periods no other communication with analysts and investors will take place, unless such communication relates to factual clarifications of previously disclosed information.

The closed periods for 2018 are:

12 January 2018 - 2 March 2018
(ending at publication of the full year 2017 results)

11 April 2018 - 9 May 2018
(ending at publication of the Q1 2018 Trading Update)

11 July 2018 - 17 August 2018
(ending at publication of the first half year 2018 results)

5 October 2018 - 7 November 2018
(ending at publication of the Q3 2018 Trading Update)

The closed periods for 2019 are:

28 January 2019 - 1 March 2019
(ending at publication of the full year 2018 results)

5 April 2019 - 8 May 2019
(ending at publication of the Q1 2019 Trading Update)

15 July 2019 - 16 August 2019
(ending at publication of the first half year 2019 results)

11 October 2019 – 12 November 2019
(ending at publication of the Q3 2019 Trading Update)