Notice of final cash dividend
At its Board meeting on 15 February 2019, the directors approved a gross final cash dividend of 1,573 cents per share on the ordinary shares from profits accrued during the period ended 31 December 2018. The dividend has been declared from income reserves.
The dividend will be subject to a dividend withholding tax of 20% for all shareholders who are not exempt from or do not qualify for a reduced rate of withholding tax. The net dividend payable to shareholders subject to withholding tax at a rate of 20% amounts to 1,258.40000 cents per share.
The issued share capital at the declaration date is 322,085,974 ordinary shares.
The salient dates are as follows:
Publication of declaration date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Last day for trading to qualify and participate in the final dividend: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Trading ex-dividend commences: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Record date: Friday, March 15, 2019
Dividend payment date: Monday, March 18, 2019
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised between Wednesday, 13 March 2019 and Friday, 15 March 2019 both days inclusive. Any change of address or dividend instructions must be provided by the last day for trading.
By order of the Board