Share Capital Structure

Share capital structure

As at December 31, 2019 the share capital amounted to CHF 6,707,745 while participation capital was CHF 4,071,683. Market capitalization at due date was CHF 25.9 billion.


At the end of 2019, registered shares of Schindler Holding Ltd. were held by 8 782 shareholders (previous year: 8 312).

On the same date, the Schindler and Bonnard families – within the scope of shareholder agreements – and parties related to these families held 47 631 495 registered shares (previous year: 47 662 664) of Schindler Holding Ltd., corresponding to 71.0% (previous year: 71.1%) of the voting rights of the share capital entered in the Commercial Register.

Key figures registered share

In CHF2019201820172016
Number of registered shares outstanding67,077,45267,077,45267,077,45267,077,452
  thereof treasury shares328,508370,846489,174556,1151,513,747
Nominal value0.
Year-end rate237.20190.60220.50177.90169.00
P/E ratio December 3129.5021.7028.6024.9026.90
P/E ratio December 31 before exceptional items29.5023.2028.6026.9026.90

Key figures participation certificate

In CHF2019201820172016
Number of participation certificates outstanding40,716,83140,716,83140,716,83140,716,83144,236,311
   thereof treasury shares52,034142,434211,740299,6493,907,999
Nominal value0.
Year-end rate246.20194.70224.30179.60168.00
P/E ratio December 3130.6022.2029.1025.2026.80
P/E ratio December 31 before exceptional items30.6023.7029.1027.2026.80

Investor Relations Contact

Marco Knuchel
Head Investor Relations
Tel. +41 41 445 30 61