Fiskars' aim is to distribute a stable, over time increasing dividend, to be paid biannually.
The Annual General Meeting decided in accordance with the proposal by the Board of Directors to pay dividend of EUR 0.72 per share for the financial period that ended on December 31, 2017. The dividend will be paid in two instalments. The first instalment of EUR 0.36 per share will be paid to a shareholder who is registered in the shareholders' register of the company maintained by Euroclear Finland Ltd. on the dividend record date March 16, 2018. The payment date for this instalment is March 23, 2018.
The second instalment of EUR 0.36 per share will be paid in September 2018. The second instalment will be paid to a shareholder who is registered in the shareholders' register of the company maintained by Euroclear Finland Ltd on the dividend record date, which, together with the payment date, shall be decided by the Board of Directors in its meeting scheduled for September 7, 2018. The dividend record date for the second instalment would be September 11, 2018 and the dividend payment date September 18, 2018, at the latest.
Dividends per share
|Second dividend, EUR||0.36||0.35|
|Extra dividend, EUR||2.60||0.75||1.30|
|Total, EUR million||58.8||86.6||57.3||55.7||267.8||53.2||112.2||155.6||42.6|
Historical dividends per share, adjusted for bonus issue
Series A shares were entitled to a dividend of at least two percentage points higher than shares of series K shares. The share series were combined in 2009. Now all shares have equal rights.