Teleperformance: Success of the 2012 Dividend Payout in the Form of Shares
PARIS -- July 3, 2013
Teleperformance (Paris:RCF), world leader in outsourced multi-channel customer
experience management, announces the results of its 2012 dividend payout
option in the form of shares.
On May 30, 2013, the General Meeting of Teleperformance's shareholders
approved the distribution of a dividend of €0.68 per share in respect of 2012,
including the option for any shareholder to receive his dividend in the form
of new shares of the Company.
This is the first time the Company has offered such an option to its
shareholders and the offer aroused strong interest on their part. 57% of
subscriptions opted for payment in the form of shares, a clear sign of the
confidence shareholders have in the Group's growth strategy and outlook.
The transaction resulted in the issue of662,142new shares, representing
1.17% of the share capital, at a price of €32.02 per share. The delivery of
the shares and their listing on the NYSE Euronext Paris stock exchange took
place as from today (July 3, 2013).
The new shares carry dividend entitlement as from January 1, 2013, and are
fully fungible with the Company's other shares. Following the transaction, the
Company's share capital now consists of57,260,190shares.
The dividend cash payment of €16.3million was also made on the same day.
Teleperformance, the worldwide leader in outsourced multichannel customer
experience management, serves companies around the world with customer care,
technical support, customer acquisition and debt collection programs. In 2012,
it reported consolidated revenue of €2,347 million ($3,028 million, based on
€1 = $1.29). The Group operates about more than 100,000 computerized
workstations, with 138,000 employees across more than 270 contact centers in
46 countries serving 78 markets. It manages programs in more than 66 languages
and dialects on behalf of major international companies operating in a wide
variety of industries.
Teleperformance shares are traded on the NYSE Euronext Paris market,
Eurolist-Compartment A, and are eligible for the deferred settlement service.
They are included in the following indices: SBF 120, STOXX 600 and France CAC
Mid & Small. Symbol: RCF - ISIN: FR0000051807 - Reuters: ROCH.PA - Bloomberg:
Tel: + 33 1 53 83 59 87
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