AECI LIMITED - NOTICE TO PREFERENCE SHAREHOLDERS
("AECI" or "the Company")
Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa
(Registration No. 1924/002590/06)
Share code AFEP ISIN No. ZAE000000238
Notice to preference shareholders
Dividend no. 133
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, 15 November 2004 the Directors of AECI
Limited declared a dividend at the rate of 5.5 per cent per annum for the six
months ending Wednesday, 15 December 2004 payable on Wednesday, 15 December 2004
to holders of preference shares recorded in the books of the Company at the
close of business on Friday, 10 December 2004.
The last day to trade cum dividend will be Friday, 3 December 2004, and shares
will commence trading ex dividend as from Monday, 6 December 2004.
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
Wednesday, 15 December 2004.
Dividends payable from South Africa will be paid in South African currency at
the rate of 30.976 cents per share in accordance with the exchange rate ruling
on Monday, 15 November 2004 (GBP1 UK = R11.264).
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, 3 December 2004.
Any change of address or dividend instruction must be received before Friday, 3
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised from Monday, 6
December 2004 to Friday, 10 December 2004, both days inclusive.
By order of the Board
16 November 2004
Computershare Investor Services 2004 (Pty) Limited
70 Marshall Street, Johannesburg, 2001
Computershare Investor Services plc
PO Box 82, The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road
Bristol BS 99 7NH, England
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