- Amount to be paid out is RM8.7 million
- Total payout for FYE 31 December 2016 is 1.5 sen per share
Kuala Lumpur, 20 December 2016 – Dagang NeXchange Berhad (“DNeX”) has today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a second interim dividend of 0.5 sen per ordinary share for the financial year 31 December 2016 following a strong set of financial results for the third quarter ended 30 September 2016 (“3Q 2016”).
The dividend totaling an aggregate payment of RM8.7 million will be paid on 28 February 2017 to shareholders that are registered on 31 January 2017.
Inclusive of the first interim dividend, this brings the total dividend declared by DNeX for the financial year ending 31 December 2016 to 1.5 sen.
“We are happy to announce that our transformation has been progressing well despite the challenging overall economic backdrop. DNeX has performed exceedingly well in the first nine months of this financial year and is on track to deliver better growth and returns to our shareholders,” said Encik Zainal Abidin Jalil, Group Managing Director of DNeX.
“The increasing stability in crude oil prices stemming from the recent OPEC agreement to curtail oil production is expected to augur well for the Group moving forward. We reaffirm our confidence in our Group’s long term prospects in the IT & e-services and Energy core businesses. Today’s declaration of a second interim dividend is to reward our long-standing shareholders for their continued belief in the Group,” he added.