Apr 11, 2017 / 15:30 CET/CEST

Ad hoc announcement of INFICON Holding AG pursuant to Art. 53 LR SIX Swiss Exchange

INFICON: AGM approves all motions as proposed by the Board of Directors

  • Distribution of CHF 16.00 per share out of capital contribution reserves, exempt from withholding tax
  • All members of the Board of Directors, the Compensation and HR Committee and the Chairman elected as proposed
  • All compensations approved as proposed

Bad Ragaz/Switzerland, April 11, 2017. The shareholders of INFICON Holding AG (SIX Swiss Exchange: IFCN), a leading provider of instrumentation and process control software for advanced industrial vacuum processes, approved all the proposals made by the Board of Directors at today's Annual General Meeting in Bad Ragaz.

Distribution out of capital contribution reserves

The General Meeting resolved to distribute for the full year 2016 CHF 16.00 per registered share out of capital contribution reserves. The distribution is exempt from withholding tax and will take place on April 20, 2017 with the ex-date being April 18, 2017 and the record-date April 19, 2017.

Board of Directors, Compensation and HR Committee, Independent Proxy, Auditors

The Meeting re-elected all members of the Board of Directors (Dr. Beat E. Lüthi, Dr. Richard Fischer, Vanessa Frey, Beat Siegrist, Dr. Thomas Staehelin) and elected Dr. Beat E. Lüthi as Chairman for a one-year term of office as proposed. Dr. Richard Fischer, Beat Siegrist and Dr. Thomas Staehelin were elected as members of the Compensation and HR Committee for a one-year term of office. The law firm Baur
Hürlimann AG, Zürich, was elected as independent proxy holder for a one-year term of office.

Compensation

The AGM approved in a consultative vote the Remuneration Report for 2016 and approved the proposed compensation of the members of the Board of Directors and Group Management.

E-mail Alerts and Communication Calendar

To automatically receive the latest financial information from INFICON, sign up for e-mail alerts in the Investors section of the INFICON website at http://bit.ly/IFCN_IR_home. The communication calendar is regularly updated and available at http://bit.ly/IFCN_Calendar.

 

Inficon CH0011029946 MUL CH en-US tag:xml.newsbox.ch,2017-04-11:41.617.digest