Heckler & Koch (H&K) describes itself as a leading manufacturer of small arms including rifles, fully automatic weapons, and grenade launchers in Europe.
The media, NGOs, Members of the German Parliament, and German legal authorities all accuse H&K of bribery,weapon smuggling, and illegal arms sales to countries and regions of unrest or ongoing human rights violations. The Small Arms Survey (2010) estimates that 875 million rifles, submachine guns, and pistols are in circulation worldwide. According to UNICEF, more people are killed by small arms than all other weapons.
Investor information is correct as at Dirty Profits 1, December 2012.