45. Other financial obligations

In the short financial year 2013, the nominal value of other financial obligations amounted to €664 million (30/9/2012: €679 million; 31/12/2012: €629 million) and primarily concerned purchasing commitments from service agreements.

€4 million (30/9/2012: €18 million; 31/12/2012: €17 million) of this was attributable to Real’s Eastern European business.

Please see notes nos. 19 “Other intangible assets”, 20 “Property, plant and equipment” and 21 “Investment properties” for information on contractual commitments for the acquisition of other intangible assets and property, plant and equipment, obligations from finance and operating leases as well as investment properties.