Dividend Information

The Board continues to pursue a progressive dividend policy.

2017 Final Dividend

A final dividend of 8.1p per ordinary share will be paid. The timetable is as follows:

Ex – Dividend Date: 31 May 2018

Record Date: 1 June 2018

Close of DRIP elections: 15 June 2018

Payment Date: 6 July 2018

Dividend History Summary

Financial Year Interim (p) Final (p) Total (p)
2013 nil nil nil
2014 1.7 3.4 5.1
2015 1.7 5.4 7.1
2016 2.7 6.4 9.1
2017 3.2 8.1 11.3


Dividends direct to your bank account

Having your dividends paid directly into your bank or building society account is a more secure way than receiving your dividend by cheque. If you would prefer your dividends to be paid directly into your bank or building society account, further information is available from Equiniti at shareview.co.uk/info/directdividends or, alternatively call them on 0371 384 2030 (+44 (0) 121 415 7047 from outside the UK.)

Dividend Re-Investment Plan (“DRIP”)

Equiniti Financial Services Limited offers a DRIP which allows shareholders to reinvest their cash dividends in the Company’s shares. Full details of the DRIP are available at help.shareview.co.uk (Reinvestmydividend).