The Board of Directors of Exide Corporation (NYSE: EX - news) has voted a corporate cash dividend for its second fiscal quarter of $.02 per share of common stock, payable November 30, 2000, to shareholders of record on November 20, 2000.

Exide Technologies is the global leader of stored electrical energy solutions. With annual revenues of approximately $3.2 billion and operations in 89 countries, the company serves the industrial and transportation aftermarket and original equipment markets. Further information about Exide's businesses and products is available at www.exideworld.com