NATIXIS : NATIXIS :Prospective timetable for payment of an exceptional cash distribution totalling €2 billion

 NATIXIS : NATIXIS :Prospective timetable for payment of an exceptional cash
                      distribution totalling €2 billion

Paris July 18, 2013

Prospective timetable for payment of an exceptional cash distribution
totalling €2 billion

The board  of directors  of Natixis  has  convened a  general meeting  of  the 
shareholders to  take place  on  31July 2013  at 9.00  a.m.  with a  view  to 
considering an exceptional cash distribution of €0.65 per share, i.e.,a total
of approximately €2 billion, as part of the plan to simplify the structure  of 
the BPCE Group and Natixis, announced to the market on 17February 2013.

This exceptional cash distribution is subject to the prior sale of all of  the 
Cooperative Investment Certificates (certificats coopératifs  d'investissement 
or CCI)  held by  Natixis in  the  Banques Populaires  banks and  the  Caisses 
d'Epargne, completion of which is due to take place on 6August 2013.

Subject to the approval  of the exceptional cash  distribution by the  general 
meeting of  the shareholders  and  effective completion  of  the sale  of  the 
Cooperative Investment Certificates  on 6August 2013,  the timetable for  the 
payment of the exceptional cash distribution  to the shareholders would be  as 
follows:

  o6 August 2013: final completion of the sale of the Cooperative Investment
    Certificates
  o14 August 2013: dividend detachment date and quotation of the shares
    ex-dividend
  o19 August 2013: payment of the exceptional cash distribution of €0.65 per
    share
    

 Contacts:

Investor          natixis.ir@natixis.com  Media      relationspresse@natixis.com
relations:                                relations:
Christophe        T + 33 1 58 55 05 22    Elisabeth  T + 33 1 58 19 28 09
Ricetti                         de Gaulle
François Courtois T + 33 1 58 19 36 06    Victoria   T + 33 1 58 19 47 05
                                          Eideliman
Jeanne de Cosnac  T + 33 1 58 55 59 21
Souad Ed Diaz     T + 33 1 58 32 68 11
Sonia Sbalbi      T + 33 1 58 55 62 45

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