Ardian and Crédit Agricole Assurances in exclusive talks with VINCI to invest in VINCI Park

  Ardian and Crédit Agricole Assurances in exclusive talks with VINCI to
  invest in VINCI Park

  *A shared strategy to support VINCI Park’s growth
  *VINCI Park valued at €1.96 billion

Business Wire

RUEIL MALMAISON, France -- February 12, 2014

Regulatory News:

Ardian, Crédit Agricole Assurances and VINCI (Paris:DG) started exclusive
talks with a view to creating a company that would own 100% of VINCI Park’s
share capital. The company would be owned 37.5% by Ardian^1, 37.5% by Crédit
Agricole Assurances^2 and 25% by VINCI Concessions. The deal would involve the
external investors aquiring the equity interest in VINCI Park on the basis of
an enterprise value of €1.96 billion.

Ardian, Crédit Agricole Assurances and VINCI have confirmed that their
strategic goal is to support VINCI Park’s growth, especially outside France,
working with the current management. Their aim is to increase the company’s
presence in high-growth markets such as North America, Latin America and Asia,
while maintaining its leadership positions in France and other European

The transaction will be finalised after consultation with employee
representative bodies and, if necessary, approval by the relevant competition

About VINCI Park

VINCI Park, a world player providing comprehensive solutions to urban mobility
issues, manages almost 1.6 million parking spaces and associated services in
14 countries. VINCI Park has innovated for over 50 years in order to improve
the parking experience and develop services that enable city residents to take
advantage of their environment and give them choices as to how they travel.
VINCI Park, a subsidiary of VINCI, a world player in concessions and
construction, offers a complete range of parking solutions, on- or off-street,
under concession, full ownership or as a service provider. Thanks to its
integrated expertise, VINCI Park is a preferred partner to local authorities
and private-sector players for the design, construction, financing and
operation of parking solutions.

About Ardian

Founded in 1996 and led by Dominique Senequier, Ardian is a premium
independent private investment company with assets of US$36bn managed or
advised in Europe, North America and Asia. The company, which is
majority-owned by its employees, keeps entrepreneurship at its heart and
delivers investment performance to its global investors while fuelling growth
in economies across the world. Ardian’s investment process blends discipline
and conviction with a long-term philosophy.

Ardian maintains a truly global network, with more than 300 employees working
through ten offices in Beijing, Frankfurt, Jersey, London, Luxembourg, Milan,
New York, Paris, Singapore, and Zurich. The company offers its 255 investors a
diversified choice of funds covering the full range of asset classes,
including Funds of Funds (primary, early secondary and secondary), Direct
Funds including Infrastructure, Small and Mid Market Enterprise Capital,
Innovation & Growth, Co- Investment and Private Debt.

About Crédit Agricole Assurances

Number one for bancassurance in Europe, Crédit Agricole Assurances handles all
the Group’s French and foreign insurance activities: Predica, a personal
insurer, Pacifica, specialised in non-life insurance, Caci for creditor
insurance, the various international subsidiaries and Caagis for IT management
and services, as well as Spirica and LifeSide Patrimoine, focused on life
insurance for wealth management.

Key figures for the Crédit Agricole Assurances Group (at 31 December 2012):

• €23.2 billion in premium

• €224.8 billion in underwriting reserves

• 3,500 employees

^1 through its infrastructure business
^2 through its subsidiary Predica


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