Annual general meeting of shareholders - Dividend payment of €1.12 per share
Paris - May 27, 2014 Safran's Ordinary and Extraordinary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders was held today at the Palais des Congrès of Paris, under the chairmanship of Jean-Paul Herteman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Safran. All of the resolutions proposed by the Board of Directors were approved. Resolutions 14 and 15, which were included in the agenda at the request of shareholders, were rejected. The Board of Directors had not recommended the adoption of these resolutions. Safran shareholders approved the 2013 consolidated financial statements and decided on the payment of a dividend of €1.12 per share. An interim dividend of €0.48 per share was paid on December 19, 2013. The ex-dividend date for the remaining payout of €0.64 per share will be May 29, 2014 and the dividend will be paid on June 3, 2014.
- H1 2014 results : July 31, 2014
- Q3 revenue : October 23, 2014
Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Group has 66,300 employees and generated sales of 14.7 billion euros in 2013*. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. The Group invests heavily in Research & Development to meet the requirements of changing markets, including expenditures of 1.8 billion Euros in 2013. Safran is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris and is part of the CAC40 index.
* Sales in 2013 restated for the impacts of IFRS11 amounted to 14.4 billion euros.
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