Rio Tinto announce interim dividend

Company News

by Rachael Jones

Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) has announced an interim dividend of 180.00 US cents per share for the full year ending 31st December 2017.

Rio Tinto share holders will be paid 228.53 australian cents per ordinary share.

The currency exchange rates which apply for Rio Tinto shareholders who want to receive the final dividend in pounds sterling will be from the 5th April 2018 – five business days prior to the dividend payment date.

The final dividend will be paid to shareholders of Rio Tinto on the 12th April 2018.

Shares in Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) last traded at $ 73.30

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.