Aims and outlook
Aims and outlookReport on expected developments – overview
The report on expected developments describes Deutsche Börse Group’s expected performance in financial year 2017. It refers to the Group’s standalone business operations. It does not refer to either the new HoldCo established in the context of the merger with London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), nor does it refer to Deutsche Börse AG as a subsidiary of the new HoldCo. It contains statements and information on events in the future and is based on the company’s expectations and assumptions at the time of publication of this corporate report. In turn, these are subject to known and unknown opportunities, risks and uncertainties. Numerous factors influence the Group’s success, its business strategy and its financial results, many of them outside the company’s control. Should opportunities, risks or uncertainties materialise or should one of the assumptions made turn out to be incorrect, the Group’s actual performance could deviate either positively or negatively from the expectations and assumptions contained in the forward-looking statements and information contained in this report on expected developments.