The directors intend to declare a dividend on a bi-annual basis to coincide with the release of Kumba Iron Ore’s interim and annual results, in August and February, respectively, payable a month thereafter.
The dividend policy will be reviewed by the directors from time to time in light of the prevailing business circumstances, investment decisions to be taken, working capital requirements and available cash of Kumba Iron Ore.
In accordance with the articles, dividends not claimed within three years of being payable will be forfeited in favour of Kumba Iron Ore.
Latest NOTICE OF INTERIM CASH DIVIDEND
At its Board meeting on 19 July 2013 the directors approved a gross interim cash dividend of 2,010 cents per
share on the ordinary shares from profits accrued during the year ending 31 December 2013. The dividend has been
declared from income reserves.
The company has utilised Secondary Tax on Companies’ (STC) credits amounting to 0.01820 cents per share. The
dividend will be subject to a dividend withholding tax of 15% for all shareholders who are not exempt from or do not
qualify for a reduced rate of withholding tax. The net dividend payable to shareholders who
are subject to withholding tax at a rate of 15% amounts to 1,708.50273 cents
The issued share capital at the declaration date is 322,085,974 ordinary shares.
The salient dates are as follows:
||Last day for trading to qualify and participate in the interim dividend
(and change of address or dividend instructions)
||Thursday, 8 August 2013
||Trading ex-dividend commences
||Monday, 12 August 2013
||Friday, 16 August 2013
||Dividend payment date
||Monday, 19 August 2013
Share certificates may not be dematerialised or rematerialised between Monday, 12 August 2013 and Friday,
16 August 2013, both days inclusive.
By order of the Board
19 July 2013
|Interim dividend 2013
|Final dividend 2012
|Interim dividend 2012
|Final dividend 2011
|Interim dividend 2011
|Final dividend 2010
|Interim dividend 2010
|Final dividend 2009
|Interim dividend 2009
|Final dividend 2008
|Interim dividend 2008
|Final dividend 2007
|Interim dividend 2007
||10 Sep 2007
||26 Mar 2007