Dividend policy

AkzoNobel’s dividend policy is to pay a stable to rising dividend each year. Cash dividend is default, stock dividend is optional.

Total proposed dividend of €1.55 per share

The Board of Management proposes a total dividend of €1.55 per common share. AkzoNobel’s shares will be trading ex-dividend as of April 22, 2016. In compliance with the listing requirements of Euronext Amsterdam, the record date will be April 25, 2016. The dividend as proposed to the 2016 Annual General Meeting of shareholders will be payable as of May 19, 2016. The dividend paid over the last five years is shown in the graph below.

Dividend paid in € per share

AkzoNobel on the capital markets – Dividend paid (bar chart)AkzoNobel on the capital markets – Dividend paid (bar chart)