Total announces final 2012 dividend and director nominations for shareholder approval

Tue Feb 12, 2013 2:30pm EST

* Reuters is not responsible for the content in this press release.

http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130212:nBw126514a

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130212006514/en

PARIS--(Business Wire)--
Regulatory News: 

Total (Paris:FP) (LSE:TTA) (NYSE:TOT) 

The Board of Directors of Total decided on February 12, 2013, to propose at the
Annual Shareholders` Meeting on May 17, 2013, an annual dividend for 2012 of
2.34 euros per share, reflecting an increase of approximately 3% compared to
2011. 

Upon approval at the Annual Shareholders` Meeting:

 The final installment of 0.59 euros per share for the 2012 dividend will be paid according to the following timetable: 
                                    
 Ex-dividend date    June 24, 2013  
 Record date         June 26, 2013  
 Payment date        June 27, 2013  
                                    
 American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") will receive the final installment of the 2012 dividend in dollars based on the then-prevailing exchange rate according to the following timetable: 
                                    
 Ex-dividend date    June 19, 2013  
 Record date         June 21, 2013  
 Payment date        July 18, 2013  
                                    


Registered ADR holders may also contact The Bank of New York Mellon for
additional information. Non-registered ADR holders should contact their broker,
financial intermediary, bank, or financial institution for additional
information. 

The Board of Directors of Total also decided on February 12, 2013, to ask the
shareholders at the Annual Shareholders` Meeting on May 17, 2013, to re-elect
Gunnar Brock, Thierry Demarest, and Gérard Lamarche to new three-year terms as
directors. 

The Board of Directors of Total also decided to submit to the shareholders the
nomination, for a three-year term, of a new employee representative to the Board
to replace Claude Clément upon the expiration of his term. 

Total is one of the largest integrated oil and gas companies in the world, with
activities in more than 130 countries. The Group is also a first rank player in
chemicals. Its 96,000 employees put their expertise to work in every part of the
industry - exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining and
marketing, new energies, trading, and chemicals. Total is working to help
satisfy the global demand for energy, both today and tomorrow. www.total.com

TOTAL S.A.
Martin DEFFONTAINES
Matthieu GOT
Karine KACZKA
Magali PAILHE
Tel. : (33) 1 47 44 58 53
Fax : (33) 1 47 44 58 24
or
Robert HAMMOND (U.S.)
Robert PERKINS (U.S.)
Tel. : (1) 713-483-5070
Fax : (1) 713-483-5629
www.total.com

Copyright Business Wire 2013

Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.