Dividend Policy & Payments
ING dividend policy
ING is committed to maintaining a healthy Group CET1 ratio above the prevailing fully-loaded requirement, currently estimated to be 11.75%, plus a comfortable management buffer (to include Pillar 2 Guidance). ING aims to pay a progressive dividend over time.
The aim is to pay an interim dividend with our half year results, as well as a final dividend each year, both in cash. Dividend proposals will reflect considerations including expected future capital requirements, growth opportunities available to the Group, net earnings, and regulatory developments.
Payments per share represent gross amounts which are subject to Dutch dividend withholding tax. The full year dividend needs to be approved by the shareholders at the Annual General Meeting.
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New York Stock Exchange (ADR holders*)
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* More information on American Depository Receipts and related dividends can be found here. The applicable foreign exchange rate, and thus the final amount, is determined at the time of the dividend payment.
** Subject to the approval of shareholders at the Annual General Meeting on 8 May 2017.