These offerings are illegal and do not originate from Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Porsche Aktiengesellschaft or from one of their subsidiaries. With the Ad-hoc release dated 22nd February 2022, Volkswagen AG has informed on discussions relating to a potential IPO of Porsche Aktiengesellschaft. A potential IPO of Porsche Aktiengesellschaft is currently examined by Volkswagen AG. The decision on an actual IPO of Porsche Aktiengesellschaft lies solely with Volkswagen AG's corporate bodies; a decision has not been made yet.

Complete information, including the names and/or the websites of the currently known illegal vendors can be found on the BaFin website under the following link:

www.bafin.de/DE/Verbraucher/Aktuelles/verbraucher_node.html