Dividend for financial year 2017

The board of directors of 14 December 2017 has decided to distribute an interim dividend of €2.00 per share for the financial year 2017. This interim dividend had been paid on Wednesday 17 January 2018 on positions closed as of the evening of Tuesday 16 January 2018. The ex-dividend date was Monday 15 January 2018 in the morning.

On 12 February 2018, the Kering board of directors decided to ask the Annual General Meeting of shareholders to approve a cash dividend of €6.00 per share for financial year 2017.

If approved, the balance of the dividend will amount to €4.00 per share.

The ex-date and the date of payment are subject to the shareholder approval at the Annual General Meeting.

To obtain the dividend, you have to hold at least one Kering share the day before the date of payment.

Balance of the dividend – Indicative estimated agenda*:

·          Monday 14 May 2018: ex-date

·          Tuesday 15 May 2018 (end of day): record date

·          Wednesday 16 May 2018: payment of the dividend

*subject to the approval of the AGM on 26 April 2018


The dividend is the part of the net annual profit which is distributed to the shareholders.

The dividend is automatically paid, without any specific required procedure from the shareholder.

1.     For holders of administered registered shares and bearer shares, your financial intermediary will credit your account according to the number of shares you own.

2.     For holders of ordinary registered shares, CACEIS will send to you a letter-check or will wire the amount to your bank account on the date the dividend is paid.


Dividend for financial year 2016

A cash dividend of €3.10 per share had been paid on May 5, 2017, in addition to the interim dividend of €1.50 paid on January 18, 2017.

Last update: February 2018