Saft Groupe: Results of stock dividend payment offer

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                              Saft Groupe 
               Results of stock dividend payment offer 
Paris, 4th June 2013 - At their Annual General Meeting of 7th May 2013, Saft
Groupe S.A. shareholders voted a dividend of EUR0.75 per ordinary share for
2012, with the option of a payment in shares. 
The option period closed on 27th May 2013. Shareholders representing more than
53% of the share capital exercised the option of a stock dividend payment. 
Accordingly, 583,596 new ordinary shares will be issued and delivered with
effect from 5th June 2013. 
From 5th June 2013, Saft Groupe S.A.'s share capital will be increased from
25,179,305 to 25,762,901 divided into 25,762,901 fully paid shares with a
nominal value of EUR1. 
The new shares will be quoted on the Eurolist market of the NYSE Euronext Paris
S.A. stock exchange under the same ISIN code as the existing shares. 
The dividend payment date is June 5th, 2013. 
About Saft
Saft (Euronext: Saft) is a world leader in the design and manufacture of
advanced technology batteries for industry. The Group is the world's leading
manufacturer of nickel batteries and primary lithium batteries for the
industrial infrastructure and processes, transportation, civil and military
electronics markets. Saft is the world leader in space and defence batteries
with its Li-ion technologies which are also being deployed in the energy
storage, transportation and telecommunication markets. Saft's 4,000 employees
present in 18 countries, its 15 manufacturing sites and extensive sales 
network all contribute to accelerating the Group's growth for the future.
For more information, visit Saft at 
Jill Ledger, Corporate Communication and Institutional Relations Director
Tel: +33 1 49 93 17 77,  
Vannara Huot, Investor Relations Director
Tel: +33 1 49 93 17 10,  
FTI Consulting Strategic Communications (ex FD - Financial Dynamics) 
Stéphanie BIA, Tel: +33 14703 68 16, 
Clément BENETREAU, Tel: +33 1 47 03 68 12,
Astrid VILLETTE, Tel: +33 1 47 03 69 51,  
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