…shareholders may receive interim dividend
Shareholders who invested in Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) may received interim dividend for the half year ended June 30, 2016.
The board of directors however set to meet on Wednesday, July 30, 2016 to discussed Issue relating to interim dividend, 2016 half year results and other matters.
GTBank seeks The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) extension for filling its 2016 half year results.
According to Head, Legal Group of the bank, Erhi Obebeduo, in a statement to the NSE said, “pursuant to the post listing requirements of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for quoted companies, we hereby inform you that the board of directors of our bank is scheduled to meet Wednesday, July 30, 2016.
Obebeduo noted that, the bank required to forward the audited accounts to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for approval, prior to the release of the results on the floor of the NSE.
He pledged to notify the bourse of the decisions reaches after the approval of the CBN is obtained.
According to him, “In the light of the foregoing, we hereby seek for extension of time to submit the banks half year audited financial statements not later than September 30, 2016.”