CCR S.A. (“CCR” / “Company”) (BM&FBovespa:CCRO3; Bloomberg: CCRO3BZ; Reuters: CCRO3.SA) hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that it received yesterday a notice, which was rectified and ratified today, through which Lazard Asset Management Securities LLC (“LAZARD”) communicates that:
“Lazard Asset Management Securities LLC (“Lazard”) hereby announces that it acquired common shares issued by CCR S.A. on behalf of its clients, given that, on December 31, 2015, its combined interest reached 90,566,774 common shares, representing approximately 5.13% of all the common shares issued by CCR S.A.
In accordance with article 12 of Instruction 358/02 issued by the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (“CVM”), Lazard hereby requests the Investor Relations Officer of CCR S.A. to disclose the following information to the CVM and other relevant bodies:
i. Lazard Asset Management Securities LLC is headquartered at 30 Rockfeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112, USA;
ii. Lazard’s combined interest reached 90,566,774 common shares, representing approximately 5.13% of all the common shares issued by CCR S.A.;
iii. The above-mentioned stake is for the sole purpose of investment, there being no intention of altering the shareholding control or management structure of CCR S.A.;
iv. Lazard does not hold any debentures convertible into shares, nor any other securities convertible into shares issued by CCR S.A.; and
v. Lazard has not entered into any contracts or agreements regulating the exercise of voting rights or the purchase and sale of securities issued by CCR S.A.”
São Paulo, January 05, 2016.
Arthur Piotto Filho
Investor Relations Officer