AkzoNobel

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Total dividend bookyear 2018: € 6.300*

Special dividend

proposed amount
€ 4.500
announcement date
Feb 13, 2019
ex-coupon date
Feb 20, 2019
payment date
Feb 25, 2019

Source: Report for the fourth quarter and full-year 2018

We will distribute €1.0 billion by means of a special cash dividend of €4.50 per common share (post consolidation) on February 25, 2019.

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 1.430
announcement date
Apr 25, 2019
ex-coupon date
Apr 29, 2019
payment date
May 6, 2019

We propose a 2018 final dividend of €1.43 per share (post consolidation), which would equal a total 2018 dividend of €1.80 (2017: €2.50, including €0.85 related to the Specialty Chemicals business) per share

Interim dividend

amount
€ 0.370
announcement date
Oct 17, 2018
ex-coupon date
Oct 19, 2018
payment date
Oct 26, 2018

The Board of Management of Akzo Nobel N.V. announces that an interim dividend of EUR 0.37 per share of EUR 2.00 nominal value, will be payable as of 26 October 2018, after deduction of 15% dividend withholding tax.

The following time table is applicable for payment of the dividend:

19 October 2018: ex-dividend date
22 October 2018: record date
26 October 2018: payment of cash dividend

Holders of ordinary shares will receive the dividend through their bank or broker in whose custody the shares are held on 22 October 2018 at the close of business (record date).

Paying agent is ABN AMRO Bank N.V. in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam, 17 October 2018

Total dividend bookyear 2017: € 2.500*

Interim dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.560
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Paid in November 2017

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 1.940
announcement date
Apr 26, 2018
ex-coupon date
Apr 30, 2018
payment date
May 25, 2018

Our policy is to pay a stable to rising dividend. In 2017, an interim dividend of €0.56 per share (2016: €0.37), with the option to elect stock dividend, was paid. We will propose a final dividend of €1.94 per share, making a total 2017 dividend of €2.50 (2016: €1.65) per share, up 52%. A €1 billion special cash dividend was also paid on December 7 as advance proceeds for the Specialty Chemicals separation.

Total dividend bookyear 2016: € 1.650*

Interim dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.370
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 1.280
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Total dividend bookyear 2015: € 1.550*

Interim dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.350
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 1.200
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Total dividend bookyear 2014: € 1.450*

Interim dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.330
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 1.120
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Dividend history

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Company information

Source: company website, April 2018

We’re a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals.

We bring color to walls. Help protect the buildings you go in every day. We’re in your mobile devices, the cars and roads that move you around and are an essential part of the products that keep you healthy.

Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have approximately 45,000 people in around 80 countries, while our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International, Interpon and Eka.

Dividend policy

Source: annual report 2017

AkzoNobel’s dividend policy is to pay a stable to rising dividend each year. Cash dividend is default, stock dividend is optional.