Holcim Shareholders Approve

Holcim Shareholders Approve
Published: 17 May 2004

Shareholders of Swiss cement company Holcim Ltd. Friday approved the firm’s capital increase and dividend payout, the company said.  Holcim shareholders agreed to the capital increase of approximately CHF1.5 billion, paid through the issuance of 28.74 million new registered shares.  Holcim shareholders also approved the dividend payout of CHF1.15 a registered share, the company said.