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Notice to the Market - Market Maker Hiring


Ambev S.A. ("Ambev" or "Company"), in compliance with Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários - CVM) Instruction 358/2002, as amended, hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that, based on CVM Instruction 384/2003, has hired OPTIVER VOF, headquartered at Strawinskylaan 3095, 1077 ZX Amsterdam The Netherlands ("Market Maker") to act as a market maker of its common shares ("ABEV3") at BM&FBOVESPA S.A. - Bolsa de Valores, Mercadorias e Futuros ("BM&FBOVESPA") with the purpose of enhancing the liquidity of such shares. ICAP do Brasil Corretora de Títulos e Valores Mobiliários Ltda., with main offices at Avenida das Américas 3500, bl. 01, suites 201 to 205, 219 and 220, Barra da Tijuca, city and state of Rio de Janeiro, enrolled as a taxpayer under CNPJ/MF n° 09.105.360/0001-22, a broker dealer company duly authorized to access the markets managed by BM&FBOVESPA, will act as an intermediary of the transactions performed by the Market Maker according to the terms of the agreement between Ambev and the Market Maker.

The agreement between the parties is valid for a period of 12 months and shall be automatically renewed for 12 months periods unless Ambev notifies the Market Maker otherwise. After the first 3 months of the agreement, it may be terminated at any time and without any burden by Ambev or by the Market Maker through written notice sent to the other party at least thirty (30) days before the date of termination.

Ambev also informs that (i) pursuant to CVM Instruction 10/80, its free float as of February 3, 2015, not considering the shares held in treasury, is represented by 4,418,641,888 common shares, and (ii) there is no agreement between the Market Maker and the Company’s controlling shareholders regulating the exercise of voting rights or the purchase and sale of securities issued by the Company.

The activities of the Market Maker will be initiated on February 5, 2015.

Ambev’s Investors Relationship Department remains at disposal to clarify any questions related to this notice at +55 (11) 2122-1415 or

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