Capgemini Mandates a Financial Institution to Carry Out Part of Its Share
PARIS -- November 21, 2012
Pursuant to the announcement made on July 26, 2012, of its intention to
buyback shares in order to neutralize all or part of the dilution resulting
from the issue last September of new shares in the context of its
international employee share ownership plan, Capgemini (Paris:CAP) has decided
to mandate a financial institution to assist in the execution of part of these
In accordance with the decision of the Board of Directors of Cap Gemini SA
held on July 25, 2012, taken by virtue of the authorization granted by the
Combined Shareholders’ Meeting on May 24 2012, the company has concluded today
a share purchase agreement with an authorized financial intermediary, whereby
the financial intermediary undertakes to sell, and the company undertakes to
acquire, a number of shares corresponding to a maximum amount of € 30 million
over a period starting November 22, 2012 and ending no later than December 21,
The price of the shares purchased by the company will be calculated on the
basis of the arithmetic average of the daily volume-weighted average price of
Cap Gemini shares over the acquisition period^1, after applying a discount.
The maximum purchase price agreed does not exceed the limit authorized by the
Combined Shareholders’ Meeting on May 24, 2012.
With more than 120,000 people in 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's
foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services.The
Group reported 2011 global revenues of EUR 9.7 billion. Together with its
clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that
fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultural
organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the
Collaborative Business Experience^TM, and draws on Rightshore^®, its worldwide
Learn more about us atwww.capgemini.com.
Rightshore^® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini
^1 Excluding trading days during which the contractually defined share price
limit is exceeded
Christel Lerouge, +33 1 47 54 50 76
Walter Vejdovsky, +33 1 47 54 50 87
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