As an industry-leading company in gases, technologies, and services for Industry and Health, L'AIR LIQUIDE S.A. announces a significant capital increase resulting from the subscription of shares reserved for employees.
- The subscription of shares reserved for employees has led to the issuance of 746,401 shares of the Company.
- The par value of each share is 5.50 euros.
- Consequently, the Company's share capital has increased from 2,880,318,925.00 euros to 2,884,424,130.50 euros.
New Share Capital
With immediate effect, the Company's new share capital stands at 2,884,424,130.50 euros. This increase in capital brings about a stronger foundation for L'AIR LIQUIDE S.A.'s operations.
The new share capital is now divided into 524,440,751 fully paid-up shares, with a par value of 5.50 euros each. This reflects L'AIR LIQUIDE S.A.'s commitment to providing valuable opportunities for its employees.
About Air Liquide
Air Liquide, founded in 1902, is dedicated to offering essential small molecules for life, matter, and energy. Operating in 73 countries worldwide, the company is trusted by more than 3.9 million customers and patients. With approximately 67,100 employees, Air Liquide continues to lead the industry with its expertise in gases, technologies, and services for various sectors.
Air Liquide: Shaping the Future with ADVANCE
Air Liquide, a global leader in the industry, is committed to taking action today while preparing for the future. With its strategic plan for 2025 called ADVANCE, Air Liquide aims to achieve global excellence by focusing on both financial and extra-financial dimensions. Leveraging its resilient business model, innovative mindset, and technological expertise, the company is well-positioned in new markets.
Contributing to climate and energy transition, particularly through its advancements in hydrogen technology, is a key priority for Air Liquide. Additionally, the company is actively progressing in areas of healthcare, digital innovation, and high technologies, pioneering solutions that make a significant impact.
In 2022 alone, Air Liquide generated more than €29.9 billion in revenue, showcasing its strong performance within the industry. The company is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange (compartment A) and is included in prestigious indexes such as CAC 40, CAC 40 ESG, EURO STOXX 50, FTSE4Good, and DJSI Europe.
For more information about Air Liquide and its initiatives, visit www.airliquide.com.