[10] Contingent liabilities and other financial commitments

In the normal course of business, The Linde Group or any of its Group companies are involved in current or foreseeable legal or arbitration proceedings. During the reporting period, there have been no significant changes when compared with the information provided about contingent liabilities and legal proceedings in Note [38] of the 2014 Financial Report. The consolidated figure for other financial commitments arising from investments in tangible assets and intangible assets (commitments arising from orders) at 30 September 2015 was EUR 445 m (31 December 2014: EUR 391 m).