Ad hoc disclosure of May 28, 2015

Ad-Hoc Disclosure according to Sec. 15 WpHG (German Securities Trading Act) of May 28, 2015

Wacker Chemie AG / Siltronic AG / IPO / Price Range

Price range for Siltronic AG share set

Munich, May 28, 2015

The WACKER-Group (“WACKER”), the current owner of Siltronic AG (“Siltronic”), and Siltronic in cooperation with the Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners, have set the price range for the planned IPO of Siltronic from EUR 30 to EUR 38 per share.

The offer will comprise a maximum of 12,650,000 shares. Thereof, up to 5,000,000 shares will be new shares issued in a capital increase by Siltronic, 6,000,000 shares will be existing shares from the holdings of WACKER, and up to 1,650,000 shares will be existing shares relating to a possible over-allotment, also from the holdings of WACKER.

The securities of Wacker Chemie AG and Siltronic AG have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and may not be offered or sold within the United States, except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act.


Wacker Chemie AG
Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4
D-81737 München

Jörg Hoffmann
Tel. +49 89 6279-1633

Additional Information

ISIN: DE000WCH8881
Deutsche Boerse : WCH
Ticker Bloomberg CHM/WCK.GR
Ticker Reuters CHE/WCHG.DE
Listing: Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse), Official Market (Prime Standard)


This publication contains forward-looking statements based on assumptions and estimates of WACKER’s Executive Board. Although we assume the expectations in these forward-looking statements are realistic, we cannot guarantee they will prove to be correct. The assumptions may harbor risks and uncertainties that may cause the actual figures to differ considerably from the forward-looking statements. Factors that may cause such discrepancies include changes in the economic and business environment, variations in exchange and interest rates, the introduction of competing products, lack of acceptance for new products or services, and changes in corporate strategy. WACKER does not plan to update its forward-looking statements, nor does it assume the obligation to do so.

This document includes supplemental financial measures (not clearly defined in the applicable financial reporting framework) that are or may be alternative performance measures (APM). These supplemental financial measures should not be viewed in isolation or as alternatives to measures of WACKER’s net assets and financial positions or results of operations as presented in accordance with the applicable financial reporting framework in its Consolidated Financial Statements. Other companies that report or describe similarly titled alternative performance measures may calculate them differently. Explanations of financial measures used can be found in the Annual Report of Wacker Chemie AG which is available for download under