Uniper enters MDAX
- Uniper stock qualifies under fast-entry rule
- Enhances Uniper’s visibility, particularly for institutional investors
Uniper stock will be included in the MDAX effective December 19. This was announced by Deutsche Börse last evening as part of its quarterly index review. Uniper, an international energy company, qualified for inclusion in the MDAX under the fast-entry rule. The MDAX encompasses the next 50 largest and most-traded German stocks after those in the DAX 30. The key criteria for inclusion in the MDAX are free-float market capitalization and trading volume.
“We’re proud to have made the leap into the MDAX so soon after our listing on September 12. It indicates that the capital market considers Uniper a good investment. It also motivates us to continue to resolutely implement our strategy and the action plan we announced and to work to deepen investors’ trust,” Uniper CEO Klaus Schäfer said. “Being part of the MDAX gives us access to a larger pool of potential investors. This includes institutional investors with an index-oriented investment strategy.”
Uniper stock’s international securities identification number (ISIN) is DE000UNSE018, its German securities identification code (Wertpapierkennnummer, or WKN) is UNSE01, and its ticker symbol is UN01.
Uniper is a leading international energy company with operations in more than 40 countries and around 13,000 employees. Uniper’s business is to provide a reliable supply of energy and related services. Its main operations include power generation in Europe and Russia and global energy trading. Its headquarters are in Düsseldorf, Germany.
This press release may contain forward-looking statements based on current assumptions and forecasts made by Uniper SE management and other information currently available to Uniper. Various known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors could lead to material differences between the actual future results, financial situation, development or performance of the company and the estimates given here. Uniper SE does not intend, and does not assume any liability whatsoever, to update these forward-looking statements or to conform them to future events or developments.