2. Capital structure
The share capital of Orell Füssli Holding Ltd consists of 1,960,000 registered shares with a par value of CHF 1.00 each and is fully paid-in. Each share entitles the holder to one vote. Orell Füssli Holding Ltd has not issued any profit-sharing certificates or participation certificates.
As of 31 December 2017, Orell Füssli Holding Ltd had neither contingent nor authorized capital at its disposal, and no convertible bonds or options were outstanding.
Changes in capital
The share capital of Orell Füssli Holding Ltd was unchanged in the year under review and the two preceding years.
Orell Füssli Holding Ltd acquired 972 and issued 456 treasury shares in the context of the equity participation plan for the members of management and other participants in the year under review.
The articles of incorporation of Orell Füssli Holding Ltd include no restrictions on the transfer of shares. Voting rights are registered only for shareholders who fulfil point no. 3 of the regulations regarding the registration of shares and maintenance of the shares.