Identification
Symbol
LR
ISIN code
FR0010307819
Trading location
Paris
ICB
Electrical Components&Equipment
Issuer website
http://www.legrandelectric.com
Operation
IPO date
IPO type

<p>
Global Placement and Open Price Offer</p>

IPO price
19.75 euros
IPO type
Initial Public offering
Catégorie
IPO
Operation procedure

<p>
Conditions applying to both Global Placement and Open Price Offer The first share price will be set at the end of the Offer and will take into account the demand expressed in the Global Placement. The prices of the Global Placement and the OPO are the same. The definitive price will be set on April 6, 2006 after centralisation of the OPO and should be published by Euronext Paris in a notice that same day. The final share price may be set outside the mentioned range. Characteristics of the Global Placement Prior to the quotation, a part of the shares will be distributed to institutional investors, within the framework of a Global Placement realised in France and abroad, including the United States of America. - Number of shares: 39,320,368 shares, i.e. 90% of the offered shares, excluding the increase option and excluding the exercise of the over-allotment option. The number of shares offered within the Global Placement may be increased if the OPO is not fully subscribed. - Underwriters: BNP Paribas, J.P. Morgan Limited, Lehman Brothers International (Europe), Morgan Stanley &amp; Co. International Limited, as joint lead managers and joint bookrunners, Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, Goldman Sachs International, HSBC Bank Plc, Soci&eacute;t&eacute; G&eacute;n&eacute;rale, as co-lead managers, and Calyon and Oddo et Cie, as co-managers. Characteristics of the Open Price Offer The OPO is meant for retail investors, legal entities and certains UCITS (fonds communs de placement). - Number of shares in the OPO: 4,368,930 shares, i.e. 10% of the offered shares, excluding the extension option and before the exercise of the over allotment option. The number of shares offered within the Global Placement may be reduced in order to increase the OPO.</p>

Operation description
Operation calendar

<p>
- Period of the Global Placement: from March 23 to April 6, 2006 (12:00) - Period of the OPO: from March 23 to April 5, 2006 (17:30 and 23:59 for subscriptions on Internet) - First quotation: April 6, 2006 - Beginning of trading: April 7, 2006 - From April 7, 2006 and until April 11, 2006 inclusive: trading of new and existing shares on a single quotation line &quot;LEGRAND PROMESSES&quot; under the code FR0010307819 - From April 12, 2006: the LEGRAND shares will be quoted under the title &quot;LEGRAND SA&quot;, code ISIN FR0010307819 (unchanged) and mnemonic LR (unchanged)</p>

Price range
17.00 euros – 19.75 euros