Capitalization Program 2016 | CEMEX
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2016 Capitalization Program

At CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V.'s Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting held on June 30, 2016, CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V.'s shareholders approved the proposal to increase the capital stock of CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V in its variable portion through the capitalization of retained earnings. As a result of this increase in the capital stock of CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. new shares were issued in the ratio of one new American Depository Share ("ADS") per each 25 ADSs held.

How does the program work?

As part of the 2016 Capitalization Program, on May 10, 2016, CEMEX S.A.B. de C.V.’s shareholders received 1 newly issued ADS per each 25 ADSs held. In case there were additional ADSs that did not add up to 25 ADSs, these did not receive ADS fractions nor its cash equivalent. As an example, if a shareholder owned 1,010 CEMEX ADSs, he received 40 newly issued ADSs.

The last day to acquire CEMEX ADSs with rights to receive new ADSs as a result of the increase in capital stock was April 28, 2016. CEMEX ADS started to trade ex-coupon on April 29, 2016. CEMEX S.A.B. de C.V.'s shareholders that have ADSs received or will recieve the newly issued ADSs through their financial brokers or financial institution. Please note that one ADS represents ten CEMEX CPOs, which are traded on the Mexican Stock Exchange. One CPO represents two series A shares and one series B shares issued by CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V.

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