Total dividend bookyear 2018: € 0.000*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.000
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

In 2018, due to the Thales offer, Gemalto’s Board of Directors elected not to distribute a dividend in respect of the fiscal year 2017, leaving the offer at €51 euros cum dividend for each issued and outstanding share of Gemalto. As the Thales transaction is expected to close in Q1 2019, Gemalto’s Board of Directors will not propose a dividend distribution for the 2018 fiscal year.

Total dividend bookyear 2017: € 0.000*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.000
announcement date
May 18, 2018
ex-coupon date
payment date

Source: annual report 2017

The Board has determined to propose at the 2018 AGM, to deduct the result of the 2017 financial year from the retained earnings. In view of Thales’s recommended offer for Gemalto the Board has decided not to pay a final dividend for 2017. Any final dividend paid would reduce the purchase price per ordinary share payable by Thales.

Total dividend bookyear 2016: € 0.500

Final dividend

amount
€ 0.500
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Total dividend bookyear 2015: € 0.470

Final dividend

amount
€ 0.470
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Total dividend bookyear 2014: € 0.420

Final dividend

amount
€ 0.420
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date

Dividend history

financial events

Company information

Source: company website, April 2018

For those shaping the digital interactions of tomorrow, we provide the digital security that enables the trusted connections of today.

You will find our identity authentication and data protection technologies at the heart of modern life. We are there when banks exchange funds, people cross borders or drivers step into connected cars.

Across time zones and continents, we protect businesses, governments and two billion people from data breaches and identity theft. By relying on us, our clients in 180 countries can offer trusted and secure digital services so that their customers and citizens can enjoy their digital lifestyles.

Put simply, through authentication and protection we offer the "security to be free".

Dividend policy

Source: company website, April 2018

Gemalto's policy on additions to reserves and distributions of dividends is that the amount of dividends to be paid by Gemalto to its shareholders shall be determined by taking into consideration Gemalto's capital requirements, return on capital, current and future rates of return and market practices, notably in its business sector, as regards the distribution of dividends.​