The main goal of the Company's dividend policy is to secure the strategic development of RusHydro and the growth of its shareholders’ well-being through establishing an optimal balance between dividend payments to shareholders and earnings capitalization.
On November 25, 2021, the Board of Directors of RusHydro approved an updated version of the Dividend Policy for the effective period of 6 years. The Policy establishes the base value for calculating the dividends as 50% of the net profit of the RusHydro Group for the corresponding reporting year as determined in accordance with IFRS1, as well as the minimum amount (lower threshold) of dividend payments at the level of the average amount of dividend payments for the previous three years calculated by the formula:
RusHydro is focused on increasing the absolute amount of dividends in the long term in the interests of all shareholders, taking into account the development priorities of the Company.
Dividend history of the Company as of December 31, 2022
Total amount of
The amount of
Balance of unpaid
|9 month of 2005||27,889,000||0.000268289||27,889,000||Payment completed|
|Q1 2006||223,600,000||0.002151||223,600,000||Payment completed|
|First six months of 2006||113,904,000||0.00106384||113,904,000||Payment completed|
|9 month of 2006||809,000,000||0.005739439||809,000,000||Payment completed|
|Q1 2007||1,119,000,371||0.00793872||1,119,000,371||Payment completed|
No dividends were declared or paid by the Company for 2008 and 2009.
Dividends are declared and paid by the Company on ordinary shares. No preferred shares have been placed by the Company.
1 adjusted for non-monetary items
2 Dividends for the years in question were paid to all eligible persons, except for persons with regard to which RusHydro PJSC and VTB Registrar JSC (the registrar of RusHydro PJSC) do not have exact and sufficient addresses and bank details, as well as persons with regard to which dividends were partially returned to RusHydro PJSC due to the impossibility of paying dividends as a result of reasons beyond the control of the nominal holder.