ISIN DE0005407100, WKN 540710
Stock exchange: XETRA

IPO of CENIT Shares

Excerpt from the IPO of CENIT in 1998

CENIT, a limited liability cooporation with its headquarters in Stuttgart, is one of the leading mid-size software and service companies for information technology. The profit from the stock market flotation on 6 May 1998 will be used, on the one hand, to assist in raising the equity ratio and, on the other hand, to finance the further dynamic growth of CENIT AG during the next two to three years. CENIT’s pioneering role as a supplier of innovative and promising state-of-the-art technology is emphasized by its listing on the New Market Stock Exchange in Frankfurt.
First listed on the Stock Market: May 6, 1998
Commercial Segment: Neuer Markt, Frankfurt
Share Reference Number: 540710
Period of Bookbuilding-Procedure: April 28-30, 1998
Bookbuilding-Margin: 100,00 bis 125,00 DM
Issuing Price: 125,00 DM
Issued Shares: Up to 1,000,000 equity shares, each to the amount of DM 5
Entitlement for Dividends: Throughout the financial year of 1998
Issuing Consortium: Baden-Württembergische Bank AG, Bayerische Vereinsbank, DG Bank AG, Dresdner Bank AG

    • Excecutive Board of CENIT AG

      Dipl.-Ing. Kurt Bengel
      Spokesman of the executive board. In charge of the worldwide operational business and for the departments marketing and investor relations.

      Dipl.-Wirtschaftsinformatiker Matthias Schmidt
      In charge of the departments finances/controling and human resources.

      Supervisory Board of CENIT AG

      Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Schmidt
      Chairman, Executive Consultant
      Dipl.-Kfm. Hubert Leypoldt
      Deputy Chairman, Chartered Accountant, Tax Consultant
      Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Karrer
      Employee Representative, Departmental Manager

    • Voting Rights announcements

      Declared on
      Allianz Global Investors01.07.2014420,9585.03
      LBBW Asset Management15.11.2011385,4214.61
      Baden-Württembergische Versorgungsanstalt für Ärzte, Zahnärzte21.07.2016287,0003.43
      LOYS AG12.12.2016255,7953.06

      General Data

      Security Code Number (WKN): 540710
      Reuters Ticker/Bloomberg Ticker: CSHG.F
      ISIN: DE0005407100
      Sector: Software
      Production & Products & Services: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Enterprise Information Management (EIM), Application Management Services (AMS)
      Executive Board: Kurt Bengel (Spokesman), Matthias Schmidt
      Total Number of Shares: 8,367,758
      Free Float %: 77%
      Avg. Daily Volume (shares): 15,273
      Accounting Method: IAS
      52-Week Range 2015: 23.50 Euro / 15.45 Euro
      Key Success Factors: Product Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Information Mangement, Application Management Services, CENIT Software
      End of Fiscal Year: December 31st

    • Total revenueEBITDAEBITNet IncomeEPS in €Dividend/ share in €Equity ratio in %EmployeesNo. of shares
      2016123.7714.0611.858.150.97Proposal: 1.0056.26158,367,758

      in Mio. € unless otherwise stated

      2006: Capital increase, stock split 1:2

      1999: Capital increase, stock split 1:4

    • Directors' Dealings Notifications per § 15a Abs. 4 WpHG:


      29.05.2017: Andreas Schmidt, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Sale, off-market: 20,000 shares; price: 22.20 EUR; total volume: 444,000 EUR


      16.12.2015: Andreas Schmidt, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Sale, off-market: 3,000 shares; price: 21.35 EUR; total volume: 64,050 EUR

      11.12.2015: Andreas Schmidt, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Sale, off-market: 5,000 shares; price: 21.55 EUR; total volume: 107,750 EUR

      22.06.2015: Andreas Schmidt, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Sale, off-market: 75,000 shares; price: 15.50 EUR; total volume: 1,162,500 EUR


      10.10.2013: Matthias Schmidt, Member of the Managing Board, Buy XETRA, 670 shares, price: 9.00 EUR, total volume: 6,030.00 EUR


      02.08.2012: Christian Pusch, Member of the Managing Board, Sale XETRA, 8,000 shares, price: 6.76 EUR, total volume: 54,080.00 EUR


      03.05.2011: Andreas Karrer, Member of the Supervising Board, Buy STUTTGART: 1,000 shares; price: 5.49 EUR; total volume: 5,490.00 EUR
      21.04.2011: Christian Pusch, Member of the Managing Board, Buy XETRA, 8,000 shares, price: 5.174 EUR, total volume: 41,392.00 EUR
      21.04.2011: Kurt Bengel, Member of the Managing Board, Buy XETRA, 6,000 shares, price: 5.19 EUR, total volume: 31,140.00 EUR


      20.02.2007: Andreas Schmidt, Member of the Executive Board until July 31, 2007, Sale, off-market: 100,000 shares, price: 13.00 EUR, total volume: 1,300,000.00 EUR

    • CENIT Dividend 2016

Research Reports

Currently thr banks and analysts worldwide publish research reports about CENIT. These are ODDO SEYDLER Bank AG, Frankfurt, Hauck & Aufhäuser, Hamburg and GBC AG, Augsburg.