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Price winner 2012 in the category non-listed

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27. Cash and cash equivalents

Cash and cash equivalents were EUR 445.1 million at 31 December 2012 (31 December 2011: EUR 413.3 million) including deposits of EUR 370.0 million with original maturities of between five and nine months (31 December 2011: EUR 348.8 million). The average interest rate on these deposits at 31 December 2012 was 0.52% (31 December 2011: 1.4%). The cash is discretionary.