The Law Proposal concerning the exceptional release of the optional and the statutory profit-sharing schemes has been adopted by the National Assembly and the Senate respectively on May 13 and May 28, 2013.

The Law Proposal will allow the beneficiaries to withdraw, between July 1 and December 31, 2013 the whole or part of the frozen assets in one of those profit-sharing schemes, except those placed within collective savings plan in view of retirement ("PERCO") and those invested in solidarity funds.

The amount of the released sums will be generally limited to € 20,000 per beneficiary.