AMS is confident about a billion dollar capital increase

Dusseldorf The time for a capital increase worth billions could hardly be more unfavorable: The Austrian sensor specialist AMS wants to collect more than 1.6 billion euros to partially finance the takeover of the much larger competitor Osram. In addition to the financial investor Temasek, who holds more than five percent of the shares, other […]

AMS maintains takeover of Osram

Osram Flags with the Osram logo: The sensor specialist AMS is sticking to its takeover plan. (Photo: dpa) Munich The Austrian sensor specialist AMS does not want to be put off by the takeover of Osram due to the rapid fall in the price of its shares. AMS made it clear on Thursday evening that […]

How well are Germany’s companies prepared?

BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen stop large parts of their car production. The world’s largest tourism group Tui no longer sends vacationers on vacation. The Lufthansa flies only five percent of their program. Messages unthinkable just a few weeks ago are almost part of everyday life. The fight against lung disease Covid-19 triggers a supply and […]

Osram cashes the annual forecast due to the corona crisis

Osram headquarters in Munich Munich The lighting company Osram has cashed in on his forecast for the current fiscal year 2019/20 (September 30) due to the corona crisis. The corporate goals could probably not be achieved, Osram announced on Wednesday evening. The pandemic and countermeasures – particularly the increasing number of shutdowns by Osram’s customers […]

Isra Vision obtains ban against ISS ESG agency

Frankfurt The dispute started with an email: An employee of the eco-rating agency ISS ESG wrote to the Darmstadt optics group that they were planning to publish a sustainability rating about the company Isra vision. The ISS analyst added whether Isra Vision would like to participate in the creation of the rating. Isra Vision, manufacturer […]

Dax and Eurostoxx: The appointments of the day

Dusseldorf The consequences of the corona crisis and the price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia on the oil market shook stock exchanges around the world at the beginning of the week. According to calculations by brokers at the start of trading on Monday, the Dax is likely to lose over five percent and fall […]

Ingo Bank changes to majority shareholder AMS

Ingo Bank Ingo Bank’s appointment to the AMS Board of Directors is, according to Peter Bauer, Chairman of the Osram Supervisory Board, “an important step for the future merging of the two companies”. (Photo: AFP) Munich Osram CFO Ingo Bank changes to the new majority shareholder AMS after the sale of the Munich lighting technology […]