11Mar10

Press release

Group

SCOR joins the “EuroStoxx Select Dividend 30” index

On Friday 6 March 2010, STOXX announced SCOR’s addition to its “EuroStoxx Select Dividend 30” index. The underlying component data (new numbers of shares and free-float factors) for all indices will be announced on March 12, 2010 after the close of European markets. The listing will become effective on 19 March 2010 after the close of the European markets.

On Friday 6 March 2010, STOXX announced SCOR’s addition to its “EuroStoxx Select Dividend 30” index. The underlying component data (new numbers of shares and free-float factors) for all indices will be announced on March 12, 2010 after the close of European markets. The listing will become effective on 19 March 2010 after the close of the European markets.
 
SCOR SE was chosen as one of five new securities to join the EuroStoxx Select Dividend 30 (which is an index listing the 30 most attractive European companies in terms of dividends).
 
For the 2009 financial year, a dividend of EUR 1.00 was proposed at the AGM, representing an increase of 25% compared to the dividend paid out in 2009 (EUR 0.80) and a payout rate of 48%. As indicated in the press release of 3 March 2010, and subject to approval of the Annual General Meeting of 28 April 2010, shareholders will be able to opt for a dividend in shares.
 
SCOR shares are included in the STOXX Europe 600, the SBF 120 and the CAC Next 20 indices.

Contact

Marie-Laurence Bouchon

Group Head of Communications

+33 (0)1 58 44 75 43

mbouchon@scor.com

 

Ian Kelly

Head of Investor Relations

+44 203 207 8561

ikelly@scor.com