AECI - Notice to preference shareholders: Dividend no 130
Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa
(Registration No. 1924/002590/06)
Share code: AFEP ISIN No: ZAE000000238
("AECI" or "the Company")
Notice to preference shareholders: Dividend No. 130
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 12 May 2003 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 2003 payable on Tuesday, 17 June 2003 to holders of preference
shares recorded in the books of the Company at the close of business on Friday,
13 June 2003.
The last day to trade cum dividend will be Friday, 6 June 2003, and shares will
commence trading ex dividend from Monday, 9 June 2003.
The dividend is declared in pound sterling and payment will be made from the
offices of the transfer secretaries in South Africa and the United Kingdom on
Tuesday, 17 June 2003.
Dividends payable from South Africa will be paid in South African currency at
the rate of 32.08 cents per share in accordance with the exchange rate ruling on
Monday, 12 May 2003 (1 pound sterling = R11.67).
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, 6 June 2003.
Any change of address or dividend instruction must be received before Friday, 6
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised from Monday, 9
June 2003, to Friday, 13 June 2003, both days inclusive.
By order of the Board
M J F Potgieter
13 May 2003
Computershare Investor Services Limited
70 Marshall Street, Johannesburg, 2001
Computershare Investor Services PLC
PO Box 82, The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road
Bristol BS99 7NH, England
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