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Dividend Policy

The Company has the following dividend policy:

  • Regular payout ratio is 50% of underlying net earnings (net earning adjusted for non-cash foreign gains/losses and impairment charges) for the period on a semi-annual basis, subject to a hard ceiling of Net debt / Adjusted EBITDA ratio below 2.5x;
  • After the end of each financial year, the Board considers a special dividend payment, based, among other factors, on the Company’s available free cash flow (post regular dividends), forward-looking financial projections, market outlook and other investment requirements;
  • This practice has been started since March 2017. Link to the press release

Dividend History

Dividend type Record Date Date Paid Amount,
per share
Exchange Rate Press Release
Interim dividend for 2017 8 Sep 2017 29 Sep 2017 US$0.14 £1.00=US$1.3203 Dividend declaration of US$0.14 per share
Final dividend for 2016 5 May 2017 26 May 2017 US$0.18 £1.00=US$1.2882 Dividend declaration of US$0.18 per share
Special dividend for 2016 16 Dec 2016 29 Dec 2016 US$0.15 £1.00=US$1.2392 Dividend declaration of US$0.15 per share
Interim dividend for 1H 2016 2 Sep 2016 23 Sep 2016 US$0.09 £1.00=US$1.3362 Dividend declaration of US$0.09 per share
Final dividend for 2015 6 May 2016 27 May 2016 US$0.13 £1.00=US$1.4487 Dividend declaration of US$0.13 per share
Special dividend for 2015 11 Dec 2015 24 Dec 2015 US$0.30 £1.00=US$1.5180 Dividend declaration of US$0.30 per share
Interim dividend for 1H 2015 4 Sep 2015 25 Sep 2015 US$0.08 £1.00=US$1.5380 Dividend declaration of US$0.08 per share
Final dividend for 2014 1 May 2015 29 May 2015 US$0.13 £1.00=US$1.5203 Dividend declaration of US$0.13 per share
Special dividend for 2014 19 Dec 2014 23 Jan 2015 US$0.20 £1.00=US$1.5537 Dividend declaration of US$0.20 per share
Interim dividend for 1H 2014 5 Sep 2014 26 Sep 2014 US$0.08 £1.00=US$1.6267 Dividend declaration of US$0.08 per share
Final dividend for 2013 2 May 2014 30 May 2014 US$0.08 £1.00=US$1.6975 Dividend declaration of US$0.08 per share
Interim dividend for 1H 2013 6 Sep 2013 26 Sep 2013 US$0.01 £1.00=US$1.5712 Dividend declaration of US$0.01 per share
Final dividend for 2012 17 May 2013 19 Jun 2013 US$0.31 £1.00=US$1.5136 Dividend declaration of US$0.31 per share
Special dividend for 2012 14 Dec 2012 21 Jan 2013 US$0.50 £1.00=US$1.6050 Dividend declaration of US$0.50 per share
Final dividend for 2011 18 May 2012 18 Jun 2012 US$0.20 £1.00=US$1.5576 Dividend declaration of US$0.20 per share