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At the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) held in Paderborn on September 26, 2016, the shareholders of Wincor Nixdorf AG approved, with the requisite majorities, the conclusion of a domination and profit and loss transfer agreement with Diebold Holding Germany Inc. & Co. KG, the change of the company name to Diebold Nixdorf Aktiengesellschaft, and all other items on the agenda.
Following the consummation of the tender offer by Diebold, Incorporated, North Canton, Ohio, USA, to the shareholders of Wincor Nixdorf Aktiengesellschaft the management board and supervisory board of Wincor Nixdorf Nixdorf Aktiengesellschaft each passed the resolution today to submit a proposal to the extraordinary general meeting scheduled to be held on 26 September 2016 to approve the conclusion of a domination and profit and loss transfer agreement between Wincor Nixdorf Aktiengesellschaft as dominating entity and Diebold Holding Germany Inc. & Co. KGaA, Eschborn, a 100% subsidiary of Diebold, Incorporated, as dominating entity.
Diebold Nixdorf begins a new era today – leading the financial and retail industries with the innovation necessary to advance in a highly interconnected, changing world.
Having completed the first nine months of its current fiscal year, Wincor Nixdorf AG remains on a clear path of growth and is reaping the rewards of its restructuring program more rapidly than originally projected. Net sales increased by 10%, taking the figure to €1,938 million (previous year: €1,768 million). Operating profit (EBITA) before non-recurring items amounted to €155 million (€75 million).
Zurich-based SOCAR Energy Switzerland GmbH has ordered hardware, software and services from Wincor Nixdorf for its 149 Swiss service stations.
The technology company ameria GmbH, which focuses on software and technology development, has commissioned Wincor Nixdorf to take over the services for Virtual Promoter, a digital shop window solution for brick-and-mortar retail businesses.
Asia Green Development Bank Ltd. now accepts EMV-based VISA and MasterCard chipcard transactions in all its ATMs, becoming the first bank in Myanmar to offer the service, Wincor Nixdorf announced today.
Aisino Corporation, a Chinese company that specializes in intelligent anti-forgery tax control systems, EFT POS solutions, financial IC cards, bill receipt printing solutions and public IT security solutions, has established a joint venture (JV) with Wincor Nixdorf in China to develop, produce and market IT solutions for banking and retail companies in China. The JV is strategically positioned to primarily tap the sizeable banking business in the country by offering solutions that meet Chinese banking regulations.
Having won the Top Retail Supplier award in 2015, Wincor Nixdorf has won it again this year.
Wincor Nixdorf is moving with confidence toward the business combination with Diebold scheduled to take place this summer, said Eckard Heidloff, President and CEO of Wincor Nixdorf AG, at a press conference in Madrid, where Wincor Nixdorf is currently holding its International Management Seminar, a congress attended by around 150 experts from retail banking.