|1st half year||1st half year||Period comparison|
|in € million
|Total operating performance
|Earnings per share in €**||-3,22||-2,79|
|Liquid funds and securities||85,5||115,9||-26,2%|
|Full-time equivalents (FTE*)||310,2||231,0||34,3%|
* FTE= Full-time equivalent: Annualized average of full-time employees, i.e.:part-time employees converted to full-time and partial-year employment converted to full-year, both on a pro-rata basis. In order to derive the average figure for the entire period, the arithmetic mean is calculated on the basis of the FTE values from the individual months.
** Earnings per share: incl. discontinued business activities