Infineon Annual General Meeting increases dividend to €0.27 per share – the dividend payment has risen for the fifth time in succession
Munich, 21 February 2019 – At the 19th Annual General Meeting, the shareholders of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) accepted the proposal for the appropriation of net profit made by the Management Board and Supervisory Board: They approved a dividend payment of €0.27 per share. Compared with the last fiscal year, this is an increase of eight percent, raising the dividend for the fifth time in succession. As a result, around €305 million will be paid out this time to the shareholders, who thus participate in the company’s success.
All the other proposals put forward by the boards were approved by the shareholders with a large majority.
Around 2,400 participants attended the shareholders’ meeting today at the International Congress Center Munich. In total, the capital presence was 67,92 percent of Infineon’s share capital.
Detailed information on the 2019 Annual General Meeting of Infineon Technologies AG, including the voting results of the individual items on the agenda, can be found at www.infineon.com/hv.
Infineon Technologies AG is a world leader in semiconductor solutions that make life easier, safer and greener. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. In the 2018 fiscal year (ending 30 September), the Company reported sales of €7.6 billion with about 40,100 employees worldwide. Infineon is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: IFX) and in the USA on the over-the-counter market OTCQX International Premier (ticker symbol: IFNNY).
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The Executive Board of Infineon Technologies AG at the Annual General Meeting 2019: Dr. Helmut Gassel, Dr. Reinhard Ploss, Jochen Hanebeck, Dominik Asam (from left to right).Infineon-HV-2019-02
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