The dividend is that portion of the company’s distributable reserves that the General Meeting decides to distribute to shareholders, on the recommendation of the Board of Directors, after reviewing and approving the financial statements for the year just ended.
In 2017, a dividend of €0.65 per share was paid for 2016
On 10 May 2017, the Annual General Meeting approved the payment of a dividend of €0,65 per share for 2016.
The coupon was detached on 15 May 2017 and scheduled for payment as from 17 May 2017.
In 2016, a dividend of €0.65 per share was paid for 2015
On 28 April 2016, the Annual General Meeting approved the payment of a dividend of €0.65 per share for 2015.
If you hold shares on a “pure share” basis, i.e., you are recorded on account in a register kept by CACEIS Corporate Trust on behalf of the issuing company (SUEZ), the dividend is paid to you directly.
If you hold bearer shares or are an indirectly registered shareholder, the dividend is paid by blanket transfer to the financial intermediaries holding share accounts, who then distribute it among the various shareholders.
Dividends per SUEZ share since 2009
Which tax conditions apply to SUEZ shareholders?
Taxes applying to shares include the tax on the dividends themselves and the tax applicable to added-value from share transfers.