Ad-hoc Disclosure - Wacker Chemie AG


Ad-hoc Disclosure

Ad-hoc disclosure of March 10, 2015

Munich, Mar 10, 2015

Ad-Hoc Disclosure according to Sec. 15 WpHG (German Securities Trading Act) of March 10, 2015

Wacker Chemie AG / Strategic Corporate Decisions / Company Structure

WACKER EXAMINES OPTIONS ON THE OWNERSHIP STRUCTURE OF SILTRONIC AG

Munich, March 10, 2015 – Wacker Chemie AG examines a number of strategic options with regard to the present ownership structure of Siltronic AG, its semiconductor subsidiary. The Executive Board of Wacker Chemie AG presented appropriate plans to the Supervisory Board today. The possible steps under consideration include an IPO at Siltronic AG, which is currently 100-percent owned by Wacker Chemie AG.

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

Jörg Hoffmann
Tel. +49 89 6279-1633
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Additional Information

ISIN: DE000WCH8881
WKN: WCH888
Deutsche Boerse: WCH
Ticker Bloomberg CHM/WCK.GR
Ticker Reuters CHE/WCHG.DE
Listing: Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse), Official Market (Prime Standard)

Disclaimer:

This ad hoc-release 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, among other things, 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 the forward looking statements, nor does it assume an obligation to do so.