Locked content Lenders’ dividends 45% lower

Despite over PLN 16 billion of net profits recorded by Polish banking, the lenders will pay out its shareholders only PLN 4 billion, 45 percent less than a year ago, Parkiet.com reported. Only three banks out of seven which have been paying out dividends in the past decided to pay it this year. PKO ...

Locked content Dividend payments send €7.8 billion abroad

About one half of the profits of foreign companies is paid out to shareholders as dividends. Last year, this amounted to €7.8 billion. Dividends travel mainly to the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg. The amount of dividends paid out to companies registered in Luxembourg tripled last year. Compani...