Since 1999, the KONE share has been split five times: 1999 (1:3), 2002 (1:3), 2005 (1:2), 2008 (1:2) and 2013 (1:2).
In accordance with the Articles of Association, class B shares are preferred for a dividend, which is at least one percent and no more than 2.5 percent higher than the dividend paid to the holders of class A shares, calculated from the accounting par value of the share. The accounting par value of the share is EUR 0.125.
Payment of dividends
The Annual General Meeting proposed to the Annual General Meeting that a dividend of EUR 1.5475 will be paid for each class A share and EUR 1.55 for each class B-share. All shares existing on the dividend record date, March 2, 2017 were entitled to the dividend. The dividend was paid March 9, 2017.