GF - FAQ: Profit Distribution

FAQ: Profit Distribution

Learn more about GF. Here you will find frequently asked questions about profit distribution.

When will be the dividend payment in 2023?

The shareholders will decide about the dividend distribution at the Annual Shareholder's Meeting on 19 April 2023. The dividend will be paid on 25 April 2023.

Does profit distribution depend on the share price?

No, it depends on how well the company has performed in the fiscal year just ended, its future prospects and various other parameters (see Corporate Reports 2022).

By when must shareholders have bought their shares in order to be eligible for this payout?

Investors must hold the shares latest by 20 April 2023 in order to be eligible for this year's dividend distribution.

What kind of dividends have been paid out during the past few years?
Annual Shareholders' Meeting
Dividend payment from capital contribution reserves

Par value reduction
Dividend registered share
Dividend bearer share
Annual Shareholders' Meeting Dividend payment from capital contribution reserves
Par value reduction
Dividend registered share Dividend bearer share
19.04.2023     1.30 CHF*  
20.04.2022
    1.00 CHF  
21.04.2021     0.75 CHF  
15.04.2020     1.25 CHF  
17.04.2019     1.25 CHF  
18.04.2018     1.15 CHF  
19.04.2017     1.00 CHF  
23.03.2016     0.90 CHF  
18.03.2015 0.12 CHF   0.73 CHF
 
19.03.2014 0.35 CHF 0.45 CHF    
20.03.2013 0.75 CHF      
21.03.2012 0.75 CHF      

*Subject to the approval by the Annual Shareholders' Meeting in April 2023

How are profits distributed?

If the shares are held by a custodian bank, the sum due will be paid to this bank. Registered shareholders who keep their shares at home or in a bank vault will receive the sum due at the address for dividend payments they themselves have provided.