References

References

  1. The overview of the development and the results of the business and of the position of the whole of the companies included in the consolidation is included in the Financial Review of the 2016 Annual Report, starting at page 4

    A description of the principal risks and uncertainties is included in the Corporate Governance Statement, page 60 of the first part of the 2016 Annual Report. In addition, reference is made to Notes 3 page 23-24 and 7.3 to the consolidated financial statements, pages 83-95 of the Financial Review in the 2016 Annual Report.
  2. The significant events occurring after the balance sheet date are described in Note 7.6 to the consolidated financial statements, page 98 of the Financial Review in the 2016 Annual Report.
  3. The research and development activities are described in the Chapter Technology & Innovation, page 23 of the 2016 Annual Report. In addition, reference is made to Notes 5.1 and 5.2 to the consolidated financial statements, pages 29-31 of the Financial Review in the 2016 Annual Report.
  4. The information concerning the use of financial instruments is included in Note 7.3 to the consolidated financial statements, page 83-95 of the Financial Review in the 2016 Annual Report.