The Board and Management of Access Bank Plc has announced its plan to pay an interim dividend of 25 Kobo for every 50 Kobo shares for the period ended 30th June 2019. The interim dividend payment is subject to an appropriate tax withdrawal and shareholders approval.
This was made known to newsmen on Friday 6th September 2019 in a statement sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange through the Company’s Scribe Sunday EKwochi. The notice was dated Thursday 5th September 2019.
Furthermore, the Register of Shareholders will be closed on Tuesday 24th September 2019. The qualification date for the Half-Year interim dividend payment is on Monday, 23rd September 2019.
Financial Metrics Nigeria gathered that shareholders are advised to update their data as those whose names appear on the register of members will be paid their dividends.
Financial Metrics Nigeria reports that the dividend will be paid electronically to shareholders on Thursday 3rd October 2019.
According to the Bank’s statement, shareholders who are yet to complete their e-dividend payment are advised to do so as to receive their payment. In order to do so, they are urged to download the Registrar’s E-Dividend Mandate Activation Form.
Shareholders with their unclaimed dividends are advised to complete the e-dividend registration or contact the Registrar.
Access Bank shares are currently at N6.90 on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.