Press Release

BME to submit to the General Shareholders´Meeting for approval the distribution of €0.80 supplementary dividend

28 February, 2017

BME’s pay-out in 2016 was 93%, in line with the previous years


BME will submit to the General Shareholders’ Meeting for approval the distribution of a gross €0.80 per share supplementary dividend, which, if approved, will be effective on 5 May.


Following the entry into force of the Reform of Clearing and Settlement in Spain, which concluded in October last year, the date on which the shareholders entitled to receive a dividend are determined will be 4 May (record-date) and the ex-date for the BME shares will be 3 May. Therefore the last day to buy a share in BME that includes to right to a dividend will be 2 May.


BME’s pay-out in 2016 came in at 93%, in line with the previous years, one of the highest ratios among listed companies and among its peers.


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