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On 30 June 2022
French State (a)
The Board of Directors, meeting on 29th of September 2022, decided to distribute an interim ordinary cash dividend of €0.70 per share for the 2022 financial year.
The ex-dividend date will be on the 6th of December 2022, and the interim dividend will be paid on the 8th of December 2022.
The Board of Directors decided to propose to the shareholders, at the Annual General Meeting on May 11, 2022, payment of a dividend of €2.56 per share. This level corresponds to a payout ratio of 40% of the adjusted net income, Group share, per share.
The ex-dividend date was on May 17, 2022, and the payment date on May 19, 2022. This dividend have been paid fully in cash and amounts to €1.96 per share, after deducting the interim dividend of €0.60 per share paid in December 2021.
Dividends are paid to the holder of the share according to law and the articles of association. The Company uses the Euroclear direct payment procedure, which allows each shareholder to receive the dividend on the payment date.
In accordance with new article 158-3-2 of the French tax code, the dividend qualifies for the 40% reduction applicable to individual shareholders resident in France for tax purposes. This reduction is not applicable to other shareholders.