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q1 2015 dividend timetable
  1st quarter 2015
Announcement date April 30, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A ADSs and RDS B ADSs (Note 1)
May 13, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A and RDS B shares (Note 1) May 14, 2015
Record date May 15, 2015
Scrip reference share price announcement date May 21, 2015
Closing of scrip election and currency election (Note 2)
June 1, 2015
Pounds sterling and euro equivalents announcement date June 8, 2015
Payment date June 22, 2015

Note 1

The London Stock Exchange and Euronext Amsterdam, with effect from October 6, 2014, reduced the standard settlement cycle in accordance with the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on improving securities settlement in the European Union (EU) and on Central Securities Depositories (CSDs) and amending Directive 98/26/EC (the CSD Regulation). The CSD Regulation aims to harmonise EU securities settlement cycles towards a T + 2 cycle. As a result, the ex-dividend dates for A and B shares traded on these markets are one trading day later than A ADSs and B ADSs traded in the USA. Record dates are not affected.

Note 2

A different scrip election date may apply to registered and non registered ADS holders.

Registered ADS holders can contact The Bank of New York Mellon for the election deadline that applies. Non registered ADS holders can contact their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution for the election deadline that applies.

Both a different scrip and currency election date may apply to shareholders holding shares in a securities account with a bank or financial institution ultimately holding through Euroclear Nederland. Such shareholders can obtain the applicable deadlines from their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution where they hold their securities account.

q2 2015 dividend timetable
  2nd quarter 2015
Announcement date July 30, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A ADSs and RDS B ADSs (Note 1)
August 12, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A and RDS B shares (Note 1) August 13, 2015
Record date August 14, 2015
Scrip reference share price announcement date August 20, 2015
Closing of scrip election and currency election (Note 2) August 28, 2015
Pounds sterling and euro equivalents announcement date September 4, 2015
Payment date September 21, 2015

Note 1

The London Stock Exchange and Euronext Amsterdam, with effect from October 6, 2014, reduced the standard settlement cycle in accordance with the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on improving securities settlement in the European Union (EU) and on Central Securities Depositories (CSDs) and amending Directive 98/26/EC (the CSD Regulation). The CSD Regulation aims to harmonise EU securities settlement cycles towards a T + 2 cycle. As a result, the ex-dividend dates for A and B shares traded on these markets are one trading day later than A ADSs and B ADSs traded in the USA. Record dates are not affected.

Note 2

A different scrip election date may apply to registered and non registered ADS holders.

Registered ADS holders can contact The Bank of New York Mellon for the election deadline that applies. Non registered ADS holders can contact their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution for the election deadline that applies.

Both a different scrip and currency election date may apply to shareholders holding shares in a securities account with a bank or financial institution ultimately holding through Euroclear Nederland. Such shareholders can obtain the applicable deadlines from their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution where they hold their securities account.

q3 2015 dividend timetable
  3rd quarter 2015
Announcement date October 29, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A ADSs and RDS B ADSs (Note 1)
November 10, 2015
Ex-dividend date RDS A and RDS B shares (Note 1) November 12, 2015
Record date November 13, 2015
Scrip reference share price announcement date November 19, 2015 
Closing of scrip election and currency election (Note 2) November 27, 2015
Pounds sterling and euro equivalents announcement date December 4, 2015
Payment date December 18, 2015

Note 1

The London Stock Exchange and Euronext Amsterdam, with effect from October 6, 2014, reduced the standard settlement cycle in accordance with the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on improving securities settlement in the European Union (EU) and on Central Securities Depositories (CSDs) and amending Directive 98/26/EC (the CSD Regulation). The CSD Regulation aims to harmonise EU securities settlement cycles towards a T + 2 cycle. As a result, the ex-dividend dates for A and B shares traded on these markets are one trading day later than A ADSs and B ADSs traded in the USA. Record dates are not affected.

Note 2

A different scrip election date may apply to registered and non registered ADS holders.

Registered ADS holders can contact The Bank of New York Mellon for the election deadline that applies. Non registered ADS holders can contact their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution for the election deadline that applies.

Both a different scrip and currency election date may apply to shareholders holding shares in a securities account with a bank or financial institution ultimately holding through Euroclear Nederland. Such shareholders can obtain the applicable deadlines from their broker, financial intermediary, bank or financial institution where they hold their securities account.

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