DIVIDENDS AND CAPITAL REPAYMENT
ASMI aims to pay a sustainable annual dividend. On May 22, 2017, the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders approved the dividend payment of €0.70 per common share over the financial year 2016. This marks the seventh consecutive year that we have paid a dividend. In 2012, 2013 and 2014, we paid a dividend of €0.50 per common share. In 2015 we paid a dividend of €0.60 per common share and in 2016 we paid a dividend of €0.70 per common share.
- Ex-dividend date shares OTC US: May 23, 2017
- Ex-dividend date shares Euronext: May 24, 2017
- Record date: May 25, 2017
- Payment date: June 1, 2017
In July 2013, ASMI distributed €4.25 per ordinary share to its shareholders. This followed on the sale of 12% of the total shares in ASMPT in March 2013. The extraordinary return of capital in 2013 was in addition to the dividend paid that year.