In alignment with the dividend distribution policy of the last financial year, Kering’s board of directors of 8 December 2014 has decided to distribute an interim dividend of € 1.50 per share for the financial year 2014.
This interim dividend will be paid on Monday 26 January 2015 on positions closed as of the evening of Friday 23 January 2015. The ex-dividend date will be Thursday 22 January 2015 in the morning.
The balance of the dividend for the financial year 2014 will be decided by the board of directors on 16 February 2015 and put to the vote at the next Annual General Meeting which will take place on 23 April 2015.
A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands: Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Christopher Kane, McQ, Stella McCartney, Tomas Maier, Sergio Rossi, Boucheron, Dodo, Girard-Perregaux, JeanRichard, Pomellato, Qeelin, Ulysse Nardin, Puma, Volcom, Cobra, Electric and Tretorn. By ‘empowering imagination’ in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner.
Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of €9.7 billion in 2013 and had more than 35,000 employees at year end. The Kering (previously PPR) share is listed on Euronext Paris (FR 0000121485, KER.PA, KER.FP).