In line with the Company's capital return policy, the Board proposes to increase the annual base dividend to shareholders to $0.44/share (from $0.38/share paid in 2022). The dividend will be paid in two equal instalments in June and December 2023.
Dividend payment schedule
|Announcement date||9 May 2023||8 November 2023|
|Ex-Dividend||22 May 2023||13 November 2023|
|Record Date||23 May 2023||14 November 2023|
|Payment Date||15 June 2023||7 December 2023|
|FX Exchange rate*||10 May 2023||9 November 2023|
* Exchange rate ECB: 1€ = 1.095$. Gross dividend/share €0.20091324. Net dividend/share €0.17077626
In order to benefit from exemption of Luxembourg dividend withholding tax at source, an “Informative Memorandum” describing the procedure to obtain an exemption at source of the Luxembourg dividend withholding tax is available here.
The Confirmation Letter to apply for withholding tax exemption can be downloaded here.
With respect to the Euroclear Nederland shares, ABN AMRO Bank N.V. (“ABN AMRO”) offers the Company’s shareholders the option to participate in a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP). By participating in this program, shareholders can reinvest their net dividend into shares of the Company. Further information regarding the DRIP will be made available by ABN AMRO to financial intermediaries.