Future METRO and CECONOMY started investor roadshow ahead of demerger

  • Separate trading of the shares of future CECONOMY and future METRO expected by mid-July 2017
  • Future METRO to be listed on Frankfurt and Luxembourg Stock Exchange; current METRO AG shares to become CECONOMY shares remain listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
  • Future METRO and CECONOMY management meetings with shareholders and investors in Europe and the US

Today, future METRO and CECONOMY (current METRO AG) have started extensive roadshows in the financial centres of Europe and the US to present to shareholders and potential investors their stand-alone businesses and strategic opportunities.

Separate trading of the shares of future CECONOMY on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and METRO Wholesale & Food Specialist AG (future METRO) on the Frankfurt and Luxembourg Stock Exchange is expected to commence by mid-July 2017.

BofA Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan are acting as Joint Financial Advisers and Joint Flowback Managers for both future CECONOMY and future METRO. BNP Paribas is acting as Flowback Manager for CECONOMY.

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