Audited information

The Board of Directors proposes to appropriate the profit of 2016 of Clariant Ltd in the amount of CHF 144 897 331 as follows.

Annual result


in CHF


Depending on the number of issued shares on the date of the distribution. Shares held by Clariant Ltd or its subsidiaries are not entitled to a distribution and are not taken into account. The distribution amount is therefore expected to be in the region of CHF 145 800 000.

Carried forward from previous year


Profit for the year 2016


144 897 331

Total available earnings


144 897 331






in CHF

Voluntary retained earnings as at Dec. 31, 2016


779 629 894

Transfer to voluntary retained earnings


144 897 331

Voluntary retained earnings as at Jan. 1, 2017


924 527 225

Balance to be carried forward


Distribution of CHF 0.45 per share from reserves from capital contribution1


145 800 000

Distribution of reserves from capital contribution

The Board of Directors proposes a distribution from the confirmed capital contribution reserves of CHF 0.45 per share (following reclassification of the full distribution amount from reserves from capital contribution to voluntary retained earnings).