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LafargeHolcim successful Public Exchange Offer

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Euronext has congratulated the new LafargeHolcim Group on its successful merger and inclusion in the CAC 40 index.

The new company’s sound financial structure creates value for its shareholders, customers and other stakeholders. Now present in 90 countries, LafargeHolcim represents combined revenues of €27 billion and has around 115 000 employees worldwide.

Eric Olsen, CEO of LafargeHolcim, said “The creation of LafargeHolcim, the world’s leading group in the building materials industry, is a tremendous opportunity to build a unique growth platform with the objective to generate superior and sustainable value for all our stakeholders. The new Group will now benefit from the value creation of our new business model and unequalled growth levers. Our trading on Euronext is anchoring our roots in Europe and allowing us to leverage on this major financial centre.”

Adapted from press release by Joseph Green

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