Guaranty Trust bank plc (GTbank) has declared that it is paying its shareholders 30 kobo interim dividend. According to the statement, only shareholders who name appear in the register at the close of business of August 23, 2017 while payment will be made in September, 2017.
The statement reads:
An interim dividend at the rate of 30 kobo per 50 kobo Ordinary share, subject to the appro-priate withholding tax will be paid to shareholders, whose names appear in the Register of Shareholders as at the close of business August 23, 2017 and August 17, 2017, for holders of the Bank’s Global Depository Receipts (GDR).
Payment date for shareholders will be September 5, 2017. Kindly note however, that holders of the Bank’s GDR listed on the London Stock Exchange will receive their dividend payment subsequently. 3. Closure of Register
To enable our Registrar prepare for the payment of interim dividend, our Bank’s Register of Shareholders will be closed on August 24, 2017, while the Register of GDR holders will be closed on August 18, 2017.