G4S plc UK DK: Offer Rejection

                        G4S plc UK DK: Offer Rejection

28 October 2013
G4S PLC
Statement on G4S Cash Solutions

G4S plc,the world's leadinginternationalsecure outsourcing solutions
group,announces that on 22^nd October, 2013 itreceiveda
non-binding,indicativeand conditionalofferof £1,550 millionfrom
Charterhouse Capital Partners LLP foritscashsolutions business.
Thenon-bindingofferis subject to due diligence and financing and free of
cash, debt, tax and pension liabilities.

The Boardconsiderthe Group'scash solutions services to be core to G4S'
operations and strategic plans. The Board regards thenature and timing of the
approachto be highly opportunistic and, followingdue consideration, with the
assistance of financial advisers,the offer has been firmly rejected
consideringthe strategic importance of the cash solutions businesses to G4S
and becausethe Board believes the conditional offerfundamentally undervalues
the business andits prospects. The companydoes notintend to pursue
thisnon-binding,conditional offer and has notifiedCharterhouse Capital
Partners LLP.

As communicatedat the time ofthe August 2013 share placing, G4S is committed
to invest in itscorebusinesses, including cash solutions, whichhavestrong
opportunities forsustainable profitable growth.The cash solutions business
isintegral to G4S'operationsand strategic plans.Itis unique in its scale
and diversity,with unrivalled emerging marketsexposureandstrong
characteristics, including:

Strong market growth

  *Cash in circulationisgrowing strongly. Between 2007 and 2011, cash in
    circulation grew ataround 7% CAGR inG4Sdeveloped markets and 12% CAGR
    initsemerging markets

  *Cash usageisstable through economic downturns

G4Scash solutionshasmarket leading positionsin most of the markets in
which it operates

  *G4S cash solutions businesses are number 1 or 2 in 61 out of 66 markets in
    which they operate 

  *G4S cash solutions isaleadingprovider ofvalue added services such
    assecure engineeringand cash centre outsourcing

  *G4S haslong term contracts and relationships withblue chip, global
    customers

  *G4Shas developed attractive cash solutionstechnology

G4S cash solutions hasan attractivefinancialprofile

  *G4Shasdeliveredcompetitivemargins and growth rates 

  *G4Sis restructuring its UK & Ireland cashbusinessto strengthen
    operating and financial performance

Synergiesof operating secure solutions and cash solutions businesses

  *The group hascash businesses in more than 40 high growthemerging
    marketsand in most of these markets the cash solutionsbusinesses are
    integrated with secure solutions businesses

  *G4S has asecure solutionsplatform in other markets which provide the
    potential for further expansion ofitscashsolutionsbusinesses

  *There are significant cost synergies and cross-selling opportunities
    between the cash solutions and secure solutions businesses

For further enquiries, please contact G4S plc:
Helen Parris - Director of Investor Relations   +44 (0) 1293 554423

For Media enquiries, please contact
Faeth Birch - RLM Finsbury                +44 (0) 207 251 3801

Notes to Editors:
G4S is a leading international secure outsourcing solutions group which
specialises in outsourced business processes and facilities in sectors where
security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat.

G4S is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange
listing in Copenhagen. G4S is active in more than 115 countries and has
620,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com.

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