Capital structure

Capital structure

A total of 14 545 conditional shares were converted into ordinary shares in April 2021. In April 2020, the figure was 27 840. There have been no further changes in the share capital in the past three years. On 31 December 2021, the share capital was composed of:

  • 15 921 369 registered shares, fully paid in, each with a nominal value of CHF 0.10
  • Conditional capital of CHF 24 157 divided into 241 570 conditional shares, each with a nominal value of CHF 0.10, which relates to 1.52% of the existing share capital

The Group’s conditional share capital is approved for an unlimited period for use in employee equity participation plans (see Compensation Report p. 123 and Note 8.3 of the Financial Report on p. 176). Straumann Holding AG has no authorized share capital and no category of shares other than registered shares. There are no restrictions on the transferability of the shares.

The Group has not issued any financial instruments (participation certificates, dividend-right certificates, warrants, options or other securities granting rights to Straumann shares) other than the Performance Share Units granted to certain employees as a long-term incentive (see p. 125 for details), a CHF 280 million domestic straight bond issued in 2020 due on 3 October 2023 and a CHF 200 million domestic straight bond issued in 2020 due on 3 October 2025 (see Note 7.2 on p. 167 for details).

  31 Dec 2021 31 Dec 2020 31 Dec2019
Share capital (in 1,000 CHF) 1 592
(fully paid in)
1 591
(fully paid in)
1 588
(fully paid in)
Conditional share capital (in 1,000 CHF) 24 26 28
Number of registered shares 15 921 369 15 906 824 15 878 984
Nominal value per share (in CHF) 0.1
0.1 0.1
Registration restrictions none
none none
Voting restrictions none none none
Opting-out, opting-up none none none