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RWE share at a glance | Shareholder structure
RWE share at a glance | Shareholder structure

Broad International Shareholder Base

Shareholder Structure

Based on our latest survey, at the end of 2021, an estimated 87% of the total of 676.2 million RWE shares were held by institutional investors and 13% were owned by individuals (including employees). Institutional investors from Germany owned 23% of our capital stock. This investor group accounted for 16% in the rest of Continental Europe, 14% in the United Kingdom / Ireland and 26% in North America. At the end of 2021, RWE AG’s single-largest shareholder was the US asset management company BlackRock, with a stake of 7%.

The free float of our shares considered by Deutsche Börse in terms of index weighting was 100 % when this report went to print. Normally, shares held by investors accounting for at least a cumulative 5 % of the capital stock are not included in the free float. However, a higher threshold of 25 % applies to asset management companies like BlackRock.

Shareholder structure of RWE AG (as of the end of 2021)

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Information about the calculation of the free float can be found in the Guide to the Equity Indices of Deutsche Börse (as of June 2022).

Shareholders with > 3% of the voting rights

Under the German Securities Trading Act (Wertpapierhandelsgesetz), holders of voting rights of a domestic issuer must notify that issuer and simultaneously the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) of the level of their holding whenever it reaches, exceeds or falls below specified thresholds. These thresholds are 3%, 5%, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%, 30%, 50% and 75% of the issuer’s voting rights.

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