Pursuant to the Law n°2012-387 dated 22 March 2012 relating to the simplification of law and administrative formalities, cash-settled derivatives are taken into account, since 1 October 2012, in the calculation of holdings for the purposes of the notification of major holdings. Certain provisions of the General Regulation of the AMF were modified accordingly and these changes were approved by a ministerial order dated 27 September 2012 [Press release available in English].

Please refer to the Legal and regulatory update - September 2012.