The Board of Directors has recommended for the EGM approval an interim dividend payment for nine months of 2015 in the amount of RUB 321.95 (approximately USD 5.1 at the RUB/USD exchange rate of the Russian Central Bank as of 09.11.2015) per one ordinary share. The interim dividend distribution will amount to approximately RUB 50.9 bln. This amount does not include dividend paid for 6 months of 2015.
The Board of Directors has proposed to set the EGM record date (the list of shareholders eligible to vote) on November 20, 2015 and the interim dividend record date (the list of shareholders entitled to the interim dividend) on December 30, 2015.
Previously this year, the Company paid the interim dividend for the first six months of 2015 in the amount of RUB 305.07 per ordinary share (about RUB 48.3 bln in total).
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ABOUT MMC NORILSK NICKEL:
Public Joint-Stock Company Mining and Metallurgical Company Norilsk Nickel is a diversified mining and metallurgical company, the world's largest producer of nickel and palladium and a leading producer of platinum, cobalt, copper and rhodium. In addition, the Company produces gold, silver, iridium, selenium, ruthenium and tellurium.
The production units of MMC Norilsk Nickel are located in Russia at the Norilsk Industrial District and on the Kola Peninsula, as well as Finland.
Norilsk Nickel's shares are listed on the Moscow and on the Saint-Petersburg Exchanges. Norilsk Nickel ADRs trade over the counter in the US and on the London and Berlin stock exchanges.