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 2017 are:
13 January 2017 - 8 March 2017 (ending at publication of the full year 2016 results)
10 April 2017 - 10 May 2017 (ending at publication of the Q1 2017 Trading Update)
11 July 2017 - 25 August 2017 (ending at publication of the first half year results 2017)
11 October 2017 - 8 November 2017 (ending at publication of the Q3 2017 Trading Update)