GL events
Welcome to the world of events.
As an integrated Group operating in all event professions, GL events works in three major segments:
event organisation, event venue management and services for fairs, congresses and events.
© Odile Decq architect / Felice Varini – Altitude 150
GL events
Cannes Film Festival
For more than twenty years, GL events has been on the select guest list of the greatest film festival in the world, providing top-quality services for the event.
© Alexandra Fleurantin
Cannes Film Festival
Nuits Sonores
The 2016 Nuits Sonores are equipped by GL events Audiovisual.
© Laure Rousville
Nuits Sonores
Sao Paulo Expo inauguration
The inauguration of the expanded and renovated Sao Paulo Expo on 26 April was attended by more than 500 economic decision-makers.
© Rodrigo Lopes/
Sao Paulo Expo inauguration
COP 21
The aim of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) was to negotiate a new universal agreement on climate change, in order to maintain global warming below 2°C. GL events supplied and assembled structures for this key event, and also provided audiovisual services, fixtures and fittings for the event spaces.
© Philippe Cler
COP 21
African Games
The Live! by GL events agency was in charge of organising the spectacular closing ceremony for the African Games.
© Myli Bourigault et Pierre Le Tulzo / Live! by GL events
African Games
Video City Paris
Organised by the producers of the Golden Moustache (M6 TV channel), the Studio Bagel (Canal+ TV channel) and Mixicom, in collaboration with Live! by GL events, Vidéo City brought together around a hundred of the most popular YouTube video creators. A genuine success!
© Philippe Cler
Video City Paris
Maison de la Mutualité
The Maison de la Mutualité was the former headquarters of the French mutual insurance federation . The venue has been managed by GL events since 2010. The Group has renovated the building to return it to its former glory. Today, the venue hosts all types of events, from business meetings and exhibitions to fashion parades.
Maison de la Mutualité
This is an event that horse-riding fans look forward to every year. Organised by GL events, Equita is the largest equestrian show in France. Each year, around 3,500 horses take part in the event which attracts over 150,000 visitors.
© PSV – Jean Morel
IMF and the World Bank
The Boards of Governors of the IMF and the World Bank met in Lima (Peru) this year to establish the main priorities and focuses for the two institutions. The production of this large-scale event was entrusted to a consortium made up of GL events and the event agency Stimulus.
© Joao Socola
IMF and the World Bank
Spacious, elegant and with impeccable finishing, Absolute Triple Deck is an exceptional structure that combines robustness and aesthetics. Providing more than 25% additional interior surface area, this new events structure takes standards in excellence to a whole new level.
© Detail Ltd
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Summary of the information note issued as part of a stock buyback plan subject to the approval of the mixed annual general meeting to be held on 10 december 2001

Générale Location
Public Limited Company with a capital of 47 870 780 Euros
Head Office: Z.I. route d'Irigny (69) BRIGNAIS
351 571 757 Registered at the Chamber of Commerce in LYON

This information note was approved by the COB n° 01 - 1338
dated the 21st of November 2001

Plan objectives

The objectives behind the buyback plan are, in order of priority, the intervention on the market in order to regulate the stock quotation and the implementation of a policy of patrimonial and financial management.

The intervention on the stock quotation will be carried out in descending order of priority as follows:

- Purchase and sale on the market depending on its situation
- Systematic intervention as a measure of counter-trend

Policy of patrimonial and financial management means, in descending order of priority:

- Use of shares as payment or exchange within the framework of possible external growth transactions ;
- Attribution of shares to employees and / or corporate representatives of Générale Location and the Group within the framework of plans of call options of shares ;
- Allocation of shares when exercising one's rights attached to transferable securities which give the right to receive company stock ;
- Conversion of shares bought back or coming about as a result of a financial transaction (merger, break-up, partial contribution of assets).

Terms and conditions

Générale Location would be authorized to acquire a maximum of 10 % of its capital,
or 1 196 769 shares.

The maximum purchasing price is established at 30 Euros per share and the minimum selling price at 3 Euros per share.

This plan will be valid for a duration of eighteen months starting at the time of the Annual General Meeting, or up to the 10th of June 2003.

The information note approved by the COB is available at the Head Quarters of the company Générale Location and can be requested by anyone who wishes to receive a copy.

GL events, bringing people together

Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration : Erick ROSTAGNAT
Telephone :  + 33 4 72 31 54 20
Fax : + 33 4 26 20 42 00
Email :

Code ISIN : FR0000066672
Code Bloomberg : GLO FP
Code Reuter : GLTN.PA
Code FTSE : 581


Erick Rostagnat - Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration:
Tel : +33(0)4 72 31 54 20


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