Simple letter with the following information: Form of the merger; in the case of acquisition of shares, also the amount of the acquired and the total interest held (capital and voting rights) Company name, place of establishment / registered office Type of business (sector, economic level) Sales revenues (last fiscal year, worldwide, EU-wide and Germany-wide); if applicable, also information on the consideration (in the case of a purchase price in excess of EUR 400 million) and the type and scope of the domestic activities of the acquired parties Market shares incl. basis of calculation/estimation if (largely) Germany-wide over 20 Group relations, dependencies and shareholdings Nomination of a person authorised to receive service of process in Germany, if the registered office of the company is not in Germany. Note: The acquirer and the acquired party must provide information on all of the above seven points. If the acquisition is of shares or assets, the transferor must also provide information on No. 2 and No. 7. If the undertakings concerned (i.e. acquirer, acquiring party and, in the case of an acquisition of shares or assets, also the vendor) are affiliated undertakings (i.e. they are controlled or dependent within the meaning of the German Stock Corporation Act), the information on items 2 and 3 must be provided for all affiliated undertakings and the information on items 4, 5 and 6 for the entire group of undertakings.