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Dividend information

Current year dividends

Year to 31 October 2018 2017 % change
First interim dividend 5.00p
Second interim dividend 5.00p 5.50p
Third interim dividend 5.00p
Final dividend   14.50p
Total regular dividend   20.00p
Special dividend   5.00p
Total dividend   25.00p

* Starting from the first interim dividend XD in April 2018, dividends are now paid on a quarterly basis.

 

Dividend history

Dividends Amount XD date Record date Payment date
Third interim 2018 5.00p 4 October 2018 5 October 2018 2 November 2018
Second interim 2018 5.00p 5 July 2018 6 July 2018 3 August 2018
First interim 2018 5.00p 12 April 2018 13 April 2018 11 May 2018
Special 2017 5.00p 11 January 2018 12 January 2018 9 February 2018
Final 2017 14.50p 11 January 2018 12 January 2018 9 February 2018
Interim 2017 5.50p 29 June 2017 30 June 2017 28 July 2017
Special 2016 9.00p 12 January 2017 13 January 2017 17 February 2017
Final 2016 8.25p 12 January 2017 13 January 2017 17 February 2017
Interim 2016 5.25p 16 June 2016 17 June 2016 20 July 2016
Special 2015 3.50p 31 December 2015 4 January 2016 4 February 2016
Final 2015 7.50p 31 December 2015 4 January 2016 4 February 2016
Interim 2015 5.00p 18 June 2015 19 June 2015 20 July 2015
Final 2014 7.20p 2 January 2015 5 January 2015 5 February 2015
Interim 2014 4.80p 18 June 2014 20 June 2014 21 July 2014
Special 2013 1.80p 31 December 2013 3 January 2014 5 February 2014
Final 2013 6.80p 31 December 2013 3 January 2014 5 February 2014
Interim 2013 4.80p 12 June 2013 14 June 2013 15 July 2013
Final 2012 6.65p 2 January 2013 4 January 2013 4 February 2013
Interim 2012 4.60p 6 June 2012 8 June 2012 13 July 2012
Final 2011 5.80p 4 January 2012 6 January 2012 6 February 2012
Interim 2011 4.60p 8 June 2011 10 June 2011 15 July 2011
Final 2010 5.60p 5 January 2011 7 January 2011 7 February 2011
Interim 2010 4.45p 9 June 2010 11 June 2010 16 July 2010
Final 2009 5.15p 13 January 2010 15 January 2010 11 February 2010
Interim 2009 4.45p 10 June 2009 12 June 2009 17 July 2009