Dividend Payments

Shareholders can sign up with our registrar to receive their dividend payments direct into their bank account by using the following link:


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If you have not previously registered for the Link (formerly Capita) share portal you will need your investor code.

Alternatively, shareholders can contact our registrar to obtain a Dividend Instruction Form. Click here for contact details for Link.

Dividend History

The interim and final dividend payments on the Company’s Ordinary shares from 2005 onwards are set out below.

Description Div for Period Ex Dividend Record Date Payment Date
Interim 2018 4.0p 01-Nov-18 02-Nov-18 23-Nov-18
Final 2017 7.0p 03-May-18 04-May-18 25-May-18
Interim 2017 4.0p 02-Nov-17 03-Nov-17 24-Nov-17
Final 2016 7.0p 04-May-17 05-May-17 26-May-17
Interim 2016 4.0p 03-Nov-16 04-Nov-16 25-Nov-16
Final 2015 7.0p 05-May-16 06-May-16 27-May-16
Interim 2015 4.0p 05-Nov-15 06-Nov-15 27-Nov-15
Final 2014 7.0p 07-May-15 08-May-15 29-May-15
Interim 2014 3.9p 06-Nov-14 07-Nov-14 28-Nov-14
Final 2013 6.7p 14-May-14 16-May-14 30-May-14
Interim 2013 3.8p 23-Oct-13 25-Oct-13 29-Nov-13
Final 2012 6.4p 17-Apr-13 19-Apr-13 31-May-13
Interim 2012 3.6p 21-Nov-12 23-Nov-12 10-Jan-13
Final 2011 6.0p 23-May-12 25-May-12 06-Jul-12
Interim 2011 3.25p 23-Nov-11 25-Nov-11 12-Jan-12
Final 2010 5.0p 18-May-11 20-May-11 08-Jul-11
Interim 2010 2.7p 01-Dec-10 03-Dec-10 12-Jan-11
Final 2009 4.5p 19-May-10 21-May-10 09-Jul-10
Interim 2009 2.5p 02-Dec-09 04-Dec-09 12-Jan-10
Final 2008 4.5p 03-Jun-09 05-Jun-09 10-Jul-09
Interim 2008 2.5p 01-Oct-08 03-Oct-08 07-Nov-08
Final 2007 4.5p 28-May-08 30-May-08 30-Jun-08
Interim 2007 2.25p 26-Sep-07 28-Sep-07 07-Nov-07
Final 2006 3.0p 30-May-07 01-Jun-07 06-Jul-07
Interim 2006 1.5p 29-Nov-06 01-Dec-06 08-Jan-07
Final 2005 2.5p 31-May-06 02-Jun-06 06-Jul-06
Interim 2005 Nil N/A N/A N/A

Updated 2 November 2018

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