Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements

10. Personnel expenses  

€ 000

2012

2011

Wages and salaries

54,028

68,564

Pension costs, defined-contribution plans

8,361

11,915

Share-based payments

133

296

Other personnel expenses

2,889

3,766

Total

65,411

84,541

     

Group personnel on average during the period

2012

2011

Business units

981

1,406

Administration and management

44

47

Total

1,025

1,453

     

Information on employee benefits and loans to the management are presented in Note 28, ‘Related party transactions'.