L'OREAL : Disclosure of total number of voting rights and number of shares at December 31st, 2012
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For best results when printing this announcement, please click on the link below: http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130111:nHUGcSz6 Société anonyme au capital de 120 596 816,40 EUR Siège social : 14, rue Royale, 75008 Paris 632 012 100 R.C.S. Paris Disclosure of total number of voting rights and number of shares in the capital at December 31st, 2012 Pursuant to article L-233-8 II of French "Code de Commerce" and 223-16 of the AMF's General Regulations: Total number of shares 608,810,827 Number of real voting rights (without own shares) 598,356,662 Theoretical number of voting rights (including own shares*) 608,810,827 (*) pursuant to article 223-11 of the AMF's General Regulations Since its creation by a chemist, a century ago, L'Oréal is concentrated on one unique area of expertise, cosmetics. With a turnover of euros 20.34 billion in 2011, the group focuses its activities on 27 global and culturally diverse brands distributed in every distribution channel : -L'Oréal Professionnel, Matrix, Kérastase, Redken in hair dressing salons. -L'Oréal Paris, Maybelline, Garnier, SoftSheen·Carson Essie, in mass market. -Vichy, La Roche Posay, Inneov, Roger&Gallet, and Skinceuticals in pharmacies and drug stores. -Lancôme, Helena Rubinstein, Biotherm, Shu Uemura, Kiehl's, Giorgio Armani, Cacharel, Ralph Lauren, Diesel, Viktor&Rolf, Clarisonic and YSL in perfumeries and department stores, -The Body Shop in its own stores. Research and innovation are at the core of L'Oréal's strategy. The Group has developed more than 120 new molecules over a period of 40 years. Research teams design new products in all areas of cosmetics: hair color, hair care, skincare, make-up and perfumes. CONTACTS AT L'ORÉAL Individual shareholders and market authorities Mr. Jean Régis CAROF Phone: 01.47.56.83.02 firstname.lastname@example.org mailto:email@example.com Financial analysts and institutional investors Mrs. Françoise LAUVIN Phone: +33.(0)220.127.116.11.82 firstname.lastname@example.org mailto:email@example.com For further information, please contact your bank, broker or financial institution (I.S.I.N. code: FR0000120321), and consult your usual newspapers, and the internet site for shareholders and investors, http://www.loreal-finance.com http://www.loreal-finance.com/ , or loreal-finance.com mobile edition on your PDA; alternatively, call +18.104.22.168.51.36. "This document does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, L'Oréal shares. If you wish to obtain more comprehensive information about L'Oréal, please refer to the public documents registered in France with theAutorité des Marchés Financiers [which are also available in English on our Internet site: www.loreal-finance.com]. This document may contain some forward-looking statements. Although the Company considers that these statements are based on reasonable hypotheses at the date of publication of this release, they are by their nature subject to risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materiallyf rom those indicated or projected in these statements." December 31st, 2012 http://hugin.info/136480/R/1669934/542629.pdf ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: L'Oreal via Thomson Reuters ONE HUG#1669934