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Publication of Financial Report 2009

BENETTON GROUP S.p.A.


Registered Office: Via Villa Minelli, 1 – Ponzano Veneto (TV) – Italy
Issued and fully paid up capital stock € 237,482,715.60
Treviso Company Register and Tax code No. 03490770264

ANNUAL REPORT 2009

The 2009 Annual Report, together with the Reports of the Board of Statutory Auditors and of the Independent Auditors, is available at the Company’s registered office, Borsa Italiana SpA and the Company’s website www.benettongroup.com/investors.
The minutes of the Shareholders’ Meeting held on April 22, 2010 will be made available as from May 7, 2010.

DIVIDEND FOR THE FINANCIAL YEAR 2009


As from May 6, 2010, in application of the resolution of the above mentioned Shareholders’ Meeting, the dividend will be paid in the gross amount of € 0.23 per share, with detachment of coupon No. 9 on May 3, 2010. Dividend will be paid to the Shareholders through their bank or broker. Dividends will be payable to all ADSs holders in USD commencing from May 13, 2010; further details on www.benettongroup.com/investors.

For further information:

Investor Relations
+39 0422 517773
investors.benettongroup.com
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