Eurazeo : Partial Sale of Rexel Shares by Ray Investment s.à.r.l

  Eurazeo : Partial Sale of Rexel Shares by Ray Investment s.à.r.l

Business Wire

PARIS -- August 7, 2013

Regulatory News :

Eurazeo (Paris:RF) announces the sale by Ray Investment s.à.r.l. of 28.8
million Rexel shares, representing approximately 10% of the share capital of
Rexel, at a price of 18.25 euros per share, for a total amount of close to 525
million euros, by way of an accelerated book building to institutional
investors. Eurazeo, along with its co-investors Clayton Dubilier & Rice, Bank
of America Merrill Lynch and Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations du Québec, has
been a shareholder of Ray Investment s.à.r.l. since March 2005.

Eurazeo’s share of the proceeds of the Rexel share sale is approximately 100
million euros. As a result of the sale, Ray France Investment S.A.S’s
shareholding in Ray Investment will increase from 33% to 38% and Eurazeo’s
indirect interest in Rexel SA will be reduced from 11.1% to 9.1% of Rexel’s
share capital.

Eurazeo, through its holding in Ray Investment s.à.r.l. intends to continue to
support the development of Rexel and hereby reaffirms its confidence in the
teams led by Rudy Provoost, CEO of Rexel, and its support for their
implementation of the “Energy in Motion” plan and the group’s 2015 objectives.

About Eurazeo

> With a diversified portfolio of nearly 4 billion euros in assets, Eurazeo is
one of the leading listed investment companies in Europe. Its mission is to
identify, accelerate and enhance the transformation potential of the companies
in which it invests. The Company covers all venture capital segments through
its four business divisions – Eurazeo Capital, Eurazeo Patrimoine, Eurazeo
Croissance and Eurazeo PME. Its solid family shareholder base, its lack of
debt and its flexible investment horizon enable Eurazeo to support its
companies over the long term. Eurazeo is notably either a majority or key
shareholder in Accor, ANF Immobilier, APCOA, Elis, Europcar, Foncia, Fonroche
Energie, Moncler, Rexel, 3SP Group, Léon de Bruxelles and Dessange
International.

> Eurazeo is listed on the Paris Euronext Eurolist.

> ISIN: FR0000121121 - Bloomberg: RF FP - Reuters: EURA.PA

Eurazeo financial timetable  August 28, 2013   1^st half 2013 results
                             November 7, 2013  3^rd quarter 2013 revenue

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                               www.eurazeo.com

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Eurazeo contacts:
Investor Relations:
Caroline Cohen, Tel: + 33 (0)1 44 15 16 76
ccohen@eurazeo.com
or
Corporate & Financial Communications:
Sandra Cadiou,  Tel: + 33 (0)1 44 15 80 26
scadiou@eurazeo.com
or
Press contact:
Havas Worldwide Paris :
Charles Fleming, Tel : +33 (0)1 58 47 94 40
+33 (0)6 14 45 05 22
charles.fleming@havasww.com
 
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