Annual Report 2020

25 Management Board’s Proposal for the Appropriation of Profit

The Management Board and the Supervisory Board propose to the Annual General Meeting that, of the profit of Vonovia SE for the 2020 fiscal year of € 1,000,000,000.00, an amount of € 956,349,535.31 on the 565,887,299 shares of the share capital as of December 31, 2020 (corresponding to € 1.69 per share) be paid as a dividend to the shareholders, and that the remaining amount of € 43,650,464.69 be carried forward to the new account or be used for other dividends on shares carrying dividend rights at the time of the Annual General Meeting and which go beyond those as of December 31, 2020.

As with the 2018 and 2019 fiscal years, the dividend for the 2020 fiscal year, payable after the Annual General Meeting to be held on April 16, 2021, will again include the option of a non-cash dividend in shares, to the extent that the Management Board and the Supervisory Board consider this to be in the interests of the company and its shareholders.