Questions and answers related to the postponement of the Annual Shareholders' Meeting to July 14, 2020

Last updated on June 5, 2020

What is the date of the ASM in 2020?

Last updated on June 5, 2020

After the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting which was planned to take place in Hanover on April 30, 2020 had to be postponed due to the developing Coronavirus situation, the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting is now planned to take place on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 as an online-only event.



Will it be a presence or virtual General Meeting?

The Annual Shareholders’ Meeting will be held in the form of a virtual meeting without the physical presence of shareholders or their proxies.

Does the dividend proposal of €4.00 remain?

Last Updated on June 3, 2020

Our last official communication was on June 3, 2020, when we announced that the Executive Board and the Supervisory Board of Continental AG have decided in their meetings today that they will propose to the Annual Shareholders Meeting taking place on July 14, 2020 the payment of a dividend for the fiscal year 2019 in the amount of 3.00 Euro per share. 

With this decision, the Company is adjusting the previously announced proposal for the appropriation of net income for the fiscal year 2019 of 4.00 Euro per share. 


What is the ex-date of the shares if a dividend is approved?

Last Updated on June 5, 2020

The dividend ex date is the next business day following the AGM approval of the dividend. This year the dividend ex-date is on July 15, 2020.


June 3, 2020Dividend proposal by Executive and Supervisory Board
July 14, 2020Dividend resolution by Annual Shareholders' Meeting
July 15, 2020Announcement of dividend payout
July 15, 2020Ex-dividend day
July 16, 2020Record day for dividend
July 17, 2020Payment for dividend for the fiscal year 2020