References

  1. The overview of the development and the results of the business and of the position of the whole of the companies included in the consolidation is included in the Financial Review, starting at page 4 of the 2015 Annual Report

    A description of the principal risks and uncertainties is included in the Corporate Governance Statement, page 53 of the first part of the 2015 Annual Report. In addition, reference is made to Notes 3 page 19-20 and 7.3 to the consolidated financial statements, pages 79-91 of the Financial Review in the 2015 Annual Report.
  2. The significant events occurring after the balance sheet date are described in Note 7.6 to the consolidated financial statements, page 94 of the Financial Review in the 2015 Annual Report.

  3. The research and development activities are described in the Chapter Technology & Innovation, page 19 of the 2015 Annual Report. In addition, reference is made to Notes 5.1 and 5.2 to the consolidated financial statements, pages 25-27 of the Financial Review in the 2015 Annual Report.
  4. The information concerning the use of financial instruments is included in Note 7.3 to the consolidated financial statements, page 79-91 of the Financial Review in the 2015 Annual Report.