AECI Limited - Notice To Preference Shareholders
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration No 1924/002590/06)
Share CODE : AFEP
ISIN CODE : ZAE000000238
NOTICE TO PREFERENCE SHAREHOLDERS
DIVIDEND NO. 128
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 13 May 2002 the directors of AECI Limited
declared a dividend at the rate of 5.5 per cent per annum for the six months
ending 15 June 2002 payable on 18 June 2002 to holders of preference shares
recorded in the books of the Company at the close of business on 14 June
The last day to trade cum dividend will be Friday, 7 June 2002, and shares
will commence trading ex dividend as from Monday, 10 June 2002.
The dividend is declared in United Kingdom currency and payment will be made
from the offices of the transfer secretaries in South Africa and the United
Kingdom on Tuesday, 18 June 2002.
Dividends payable from Johannesburg will be paid in South African currency
at the rate of 40.25244 cents per share in accordance with the exchange rate
ruling on 20 May 2002
(1 = R14.63725).
Dividends payable from the United Kingdom office will be subject to such tax
deductions as are prescribed by United Kingdom legislation unless a
certificate exempting the shareholder concerned from such tax deduction is
received before Friday, 7 June 2002.
Any change of address or dividend instruction must be received before
Friday, 7 June 2002.
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised from Monday,
3 June 2002 to Friday, 14 June 2002, both days inclusive.
By order of the Board
M J F Potgieter
23 May 2002
Computershare Investor Services Limited
41 Fox Street, Johannesburg and
Computershare Investor Services PLC
PO Box 82, The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road
Bristol, BS99 7 NH, England
Date: 23/05/2002 02:00:00 PM Produced by the SENS Department