Scitex to Sell its Holdings in Objet Geometries

May 24, 2005, 01:00 ET from Scitex Corporation Ltd

    TEL AVIV, Israel, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scitex Corporation
 Ltd. (NASDAQ:   SCIX, TASE: SCIX) announced that it has agreed to sell all of
 its holdings in Objet Geometries Ltd. (Objet) to several shareholders of
 Objet for $3.0 million in cash, payable in two instalments. Additional
 contingent consideration will be paid to Scitex if Objet undergoes specified
 "exit events" prior to the end of 2007. The closing of the sale is subject to
 customary terms and conditions. The book value of Scitex's investment in
 Objet was recorded at $19,000 on Scitex's balance sheet as of March 31, 2005,
 and such investment is accounted for under the equity method.
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