Atrium distributed a fixed dividend for the first time in the company’s history in November 2009.
The dividend was set at €0.12 per share per year, payable in quarterly installments, resulting in a €0.03 payment in the fourth quarter of 2009. In addition, in December 2009 Atrium paid a €0.50 per share special dividend.
The annual dividend has subsequently been increased every year since, reflecting a compound annual growth rate
of 23% over six years, starting at €0.12 in 2010.
In addition to the annual dividend, in September 2016, Atrium paid a special dividend of €0.14 per share.
For 2017, Atrium’s Board of Directors has approved a dividend at a consistent level of €0.27*, payable quarterly and commencing at the end of March 2017.
All dividend payments made by Atrium since 2009 have been paid as capital repayments.
* Subject to legal and regulatory requirements