Guarantee Trust Bank Plc (GTB), one of Nigeria’s tier-1 lenders, today, released it’s half year ended June 2020 audited financial statement to the public. The result shows a 5 percent drop in post tax profit to N94.27 billion.
The Bank has subsequently proposed to pay it’s shareholders an Interim Dividend in the sum of 30 Kobo per Ordinary Share of 50 Kobo, subject to the deduction of appropriate withholding tax.
The interim dividend will only be paid to shareholders whose names appear in the Register of Members as at the close of business on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, for ordinary shareholders and on September 3, 2020, for holders of the Bank’s Global Depository Receipts (GDR).
Both ordinary shareholders and holders of the Bank’s GDR listed on the London Stock Exchange will receive their dividend electronically on Monday, September 21, 2020.
The bank however advised shareholders who are yet to compete their e-dividend registration to download the Registrar’s E-dividend Mandate Form, which is avaiiable on the Registrar’ s website vvww.datamaxregistrars.com and also on the Banks website www.gtbank.com, compete and submit to the Registrar at Datamax Registrars Limited of No. 2c, Gbagada Express Road, Gbagada Phase I, Lagos State or at the closest GTBank branch.
Shareholders with unclaimed dividend warrant and Share
Certificates that have remained unclaimed, or are yet to be presented for payment or retuned are advised to complete the e-dividend registration and contact the Registrar at their address stated above.