WALLDORF — SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that a
shareholder has filed a legal challenge with the Heidelberg District Court against the Company’s
increase in subscribed capital from corporate funds. The increase had been approved at the
Annual Shareholder Meeting on May 9, 2006, with a majority of 99.88%.
As a result of the legal challenge, the share capital change will not be entered
immediately in the Commercial Register at the Mannheim Municipal Court, and the issue of
additional shares (“bonus shares”) to SAP AG shareholders will be delayed. The timing of the
increase in subscribed capital from corporate funds will depend on the legal proceedings. SAP
will issue an update on the case and the timing of the subscribed capital increase as soon as it
becomes clear when this will take place.
SAP is the world’s leading provider of business software*. Today, more than 33,200 customers in more than 120
countries run SAP® applications—from distinct solutions addressing the needs of small and midsize enterprises to
suite offerings for global organizations. Powered by the SAP NetWeaver® platform to drive innovation and enable
business change, SAP software helps enterprises of all sizes around the world improve customer relationships,
enhance partner collaboration and create efficiencies across their supply chains and business operations. SAP
solution portfolios support the unique business processes of more than 25 industries, including high tech, retail,
financial services, healthcare and the public sector. With subsidiaries in more than 50 countries, the company is
listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt stock exchange and NYSE under the symbol “SAP.”
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(*) SAP defines business software as comprising enterprise resource planning and related applications such as supply chain management,
customer relationship management, product life-cycle management and supplier relationship management.
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