Additional information for the treatment of derivatives
7 May 2019 - In order to allow for the treatment of derivatives on Alstom shares, Alstom provides the following additional information relating to its proposed dividend for 2018/19 fiscal year. The board of directors decided to propose, exceptionally, a dividend of €5.50 per share to the shareholder's meeting to be held on 10 July 2019, given its net cash position at 31 March 2019, positively impacted by the exceptional sale of interests in the three Energy joint ventures to General Electric for €2,594 million. At this stage, the group has not decided about its future dividend policy.
As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €8.1 billion and booked €12.1 billion of orders in the 2018/19 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 36,300 people.
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2019.05.07 ALSTOM - treatment of derivatives - VF
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