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Dividends

If the board announces the payment of a dividend with the next quarter results, the timetable will be as shown below:

4Q 2018 dividend information

Dividend event - 4Q 2018 Date
4Q 18 results and US dollar cash dividend announcement date 05-Feb-19
Ex-dividend date 14-Feb-19
Record date for 4Q 18 interim dividend 15-Feb-19
Scrip Reference share price announcement date 21-Feb-19
Election date: latest date for receipt of Scrip Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for Ordinary shares 11-Mar-19, 5pm GMT
Election date: latest date for receipt of Scrip Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for ADSs 11-Mar-19, 5pm EST
Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share announcement date 18-Mar-19
 Dividend payment date and first date of dealings in the new shares 29-Mar-19
Dividend 4Q 2018 Rate
US dollar cash dividend per ordinary share (in US dollars)
TBC
US dollar cash dividend per ADS (in US dollars)
TBC
 Reference share price per ordinary share (in US dollars)
TBC
Reference share price per ADS (in US dollars)
TBC
 Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share
TBC

Details of the most recent dividend payment

Cash

Quarter  3Q 18
Date dividend paid 21-Dec-18
Dividend paid per ordinary share £0.080251
Dividend paid per ADS (US$) $0.615

Scrip

Reference share price per ordinary share (US$)
$6.778
Reference share price per ADS (US$)
$40.718