21st January, 2014
Not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States or
any jurisdiction in which such distribution would be unlawful.
€ Benchmark 2-year Floating Rate Notes
€Benchmark 4-year Fixed Rate Notes
€Benchmark 7-year Fixed Rate Notes
Under the Issuer's Debt Issuance Programme, as supplemented by the supplement
no. 1 dated 29 April 2013, the supplement no. 2 dated 2 August 2013, the
supplement no. 3 dated 4 November 2013, and the supplement no. 4 dated 20
Commerzbank AG (contact: Ian Turner; telephone: 44-207-475-1817) hereby
announces that the Stabilising Manager(s) named below may stabilise the offer
of the following securities in accordance with Commission Regulation (EC) No.
2273/2003 implementing the Market Abuse Directive (2003/6/EC).
The security to be stabilised:
Issuer: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
Guarantor (if any): n/a
Aggregate nominal amount: € Benchmark 2yr Frn
€ Benchmark 4yr Fixed
€ Benchmark 7yr Fixed
Description: € Benchmark Floating Rate Eurobond 2014/
€ Benchmark Fixed Rate Eurobond 2014/2018
€ Benchmark Fixed Rate Eurobond 2014/2021
Offer price: n/a
Other offer terms: Payment 24 January, Listing Luxembourg.
Denoms: 1k+1k. Expected Rating: A3/A-
Stabilising Manager(s): Coordinating Stabilsation Manager:
Bank of America Merrill Lych
Barclays Bank plc
Morgan Stanley & Co. International
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment
UBS Investment Bank
Stabilisation period commences 21st January, 2014
Stabilisation period expected to No later than 30 days
Existence, maximum size and The Stabilising Manager(s) may over-allot
conditions of use of over-allotment the securities to the extent permitted in
facility. accordance with applicable law.
In connection with the offer of the above securities, the Stabilising Manager
(s) may over-allot the securities or effect transactions with a view to
supporting the market price of the securities at a level higher than that which
might otherwise prevail. However, there is no assurance that the Stabilising
Manager(s) will take any stabilisation action and any stabilisation action, if
begun, may be ended at any time Any stabilisation action or over-allotment
shall be conducted in accordance with all
applicable laws and rules.
This announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute an
invitation or offer to underwrite, subscribe for or otherwise acquire or
dispose of any securities of the Issuer in any jurisdiction.
This announcement is not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into
the United States or any other jurisdiction in which such distribution would be
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