Total dividend bookyear 2019: € 0.370*

Special dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.370
announcement date
May 17, 2019
ex-coupon date
payment date

For fiscal year 2018, ENGIE confirms the payment of a EUR 0.75 per share dividend, payable in cash.

From 2020, the annual dividend will be paid in one time, at the end of the Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) approving the annual accounts.
In order to offset the impact of this transition on shareholders in 2019, ENGIE will submit for shareholder approval at its OGM on May 17, an exceptional dividend of €0.37 per share, which will bring the total distribution decided by this General Meeting to €1.12 per share.

Total dividend bookyear 2018: € 0.750*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.380
announcement date
May 17, 2019
ex-coupon date
payment date
May 23, 2019

Source: company website, April 2018

Dividend of EUR 0.75/share, in cash, for fiscal year 2018.

Interim dividend

amount
€ 0.370
announcement date
ex-coupon date
Oct 10, 2018
payment date
Oct 12, 2018

Source: press release July 27, 2018

At the presentation of the 2017 results, ENGIE announced a new dividend policy, with a 7.1% higher dividend of EUR 0.75 per share in cash for fiscal year 2018. An interim dividend of EUR 0.37 will be paid for fiscal year 2018 on October 12, 2018.

Total dividend bookyear 2017: € 0.700*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.350
announcement date
May 18, 2018
ex-coupon date
payment date
May 24, 2018

For fiscal year 2017, ENGIE confirms the payment of a EUR 0.70 per share dividend, payable in cash.

Interim dividend

amount
€ 0.350
announcement date
ex-coupon date
Oct 11, 2017
payment date
Oct 13, 2017

For fiscal year 2017, the Group confirms the payment of a dividend of €0,70 per share, payable in cash.

A deposit of 0.35 euro will be paid on October 13th. The date of detachment is fixed on October 11th, 2017.

Total dividend bookyear 2016: € 1.000*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.500
announcement date
May 12, 2017
ex-coupon date
May 16, 2017
payment date
May 18, 2017

Shareholders at the Shareholders’ Meeting convened to approve the ENGIE Group financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2016, will be asked to approve a dividend of €1 per share, representing a total payout of €2,397 million based on the number of shares outstanding at December 31, 2016. This dividend will be increased by 10% for all shares held for at least two continuous years on December 31, 2016 and up to the 2016 dividend payment date. Based on the number of outstanding shares on December 31, 2016, this increase is valued at €16 million. An interim dividend of €0.50 per share was paid on October 14, 2016, representing a total amount of €1,198 million.

Subject to approval by the Shareholders' Meeting, this dividend, net of the interim dividend paid, will be detached on May 16, 2017 and paid on May 18, 2017. It is not recognized as a liability in the financial statements at December 31, 2016, since the financial statements at the end of 2016 are presented before the appropriation of earnings.

Interim dividend

amount
€ 0.500
announcement date
ex-coupon date
payment date
Oct 14, 2016

At the Shareholders’ Meeting held on April 28, 2014, shareholders approved the introduction of a 10% higher dividend payable to every shareholder whose holding has been registered (fully or administered) continuously for at least two fiscal years (full calendar years) on the dividend payment date.

This policy is designed to reward the loyalty of shareholders who share the long-term ambitions of the Group.

Shareholders who registered their shares by December 31, 2014 will receive the increased dividend in 2017 with payment of the dividend for the 2016 fiscal year, and will be subject to an upper limit of 0.5% of equity capital per shareholder.

Shareholders who registered their shares between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015 will receive the increased dividend in 2018 with payment of the dividend for the 2017 fiscal year, and will be subject to an upper limit of 0.5% of equity capital per shareholder.

The following codes have been introduced to clearly identify those shares that qualify for the loyalty bonus:

FR0012333151 ENGIE PRIME DE FIDELITE 2017: this code grants entitlement to the increased dividend to be paid in 2017
FR0013055100 ENGIE PRIME DE FIDELITE 2018: this code grants entitlement to the increased dividend to be paid in 2018
The shares concerned remain transferable in the same way and subject to the same methods as those shares that carry the main ENGIE code of FR0010208488.

Total dividend bookyear 2015: € 1.000*

Final dividend

proposed amount
€ 0.500
announcement date
May 3, 2016
ex-coupon date
May 5, 2016
payment date
May 9, 2016

Proposed dividend in respect of 2015

Shareholders at the Shareholders' meeting convened to approve tje ENGIE financial statement for the year ended December, 2015, will be asked to aprove a dividend of EUR 1 per share. An interim dividend of EUR 0,50 per share was paid on October 15, 2015.

Subject to approval by the Shareholders' meeting, this dividend, net of the interim dividend paid, will be detached on May 5, 2016 and paid on May 9, 2016.

Interim dividend

amount
€ 0.500
announcement date
ex-coupon date
Oct 13, 2015
payment date
Oct 15, 2015

The Executive Board decided that for the 2015 fiscal year, the principle of an interim payment of 0.50 € per share will be paid October 15th, 2015. The ex-date was set for October 13, 2015.

Dividend history

financial events

Company information

Source: company website, April 2018

"ENGIE is committed to responsible growth of its businesses (power, natural gas and energy services) in response to the central challenges of the energy transition towards a low-carbon economy: providing access to sustainably generated energy, combating climate change, reducing its effect and making responsible use of natural resources. The Group is developing high-performance, innovative solutions for personal customers, urban authorities and companies by applying its expertise in four key sectors: renewables, energy efficiency, liquefied natural gas and digital technologies."

Dividend policy

Source: annual report 2018

"For 2019, ENGIE expects growth in net recurring income Group share to a level between EUR 2.5 and EUR 2.7 billion5

Looking ahead, ENGIE announces a new medium-term dividend policy which provides for a 65-75% targeted NRIgs payout ratio range. For the fiscal year 2019, it is ENGIE’s current intention to target a dividend payout towards the upper end of this range."