AECI Limited - Notice to preference shareholders: Dividend No. 131
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. 131
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, 17 November 2003 the directors of AECI
Limited declared a dividend at the rate of 5.5 per cent per annum for the six
months ending Monday, 15 December 2003 payable on Monday, 15 December 2003 to
holders of preference shares recorded in the books of the Company at the close
of business on Friday, 12 December 2003.
The last day to trade cum dividend will be Friday, 5 December 2003, and shares
will commence trading ex dividend from Monday, 8 December 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
Monday, 15 December 2003.
Dividends payable from South Africa will be paid in South African currency at
the rate of 32.00209 cents per share in accordance with the exchange rate ruling
on Monday, 10 November 2003 (1 pound sterling = R11.63713).
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, 5 December 2003.
Any change of address or dividend instruction must be received before Friday, 5
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised from Monday, 8
December 2003, to Friday, 12 December 2003, both days inclusive.
By order of the Board
M J F Potgieter
18 November 2003
70 Marshall Street, Johannesburg, 2001
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