The Board maintains the following dividend policy that was first published in the July-September 2011 interim report:
The Board’s intention is to continue to provide an ordinary dividend to the shareholders, based primarily on the cashflow from operations. In the event that the Board considers that the liquidity exceeds the amount needed to support the operational requirements and strategic objectives, the Board has the option to propose an extraordinary dividend or a share buy-back to further adjust the liquidity.
Dividend History Table
The first dividend was distributed in May 2011 for the financial year 2010 and an increasing ordinary dividend has been distributed every year since then. As of 2019, the dividend is distributes in two instalments. The dividend history is summarised as follows:
|Dividend||Ordinary Dividend per Share||Ordinary Dividend Growth (%)||Extraordinary Dividend per Share||Total Dividend (MSEK)||Total Dividend Growth|