Dividends


Ordinary and ADR share owners have received the following dividends in respect of each financial year.

Ordinary
Ordinary share owners have received the following dividends in respect of each financial year:

In £ sterling  2016 2015
2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Interim 1  19.55p*  15.91p  11.62p 10.56p 8.80p 7.46p 5.97p 5.19p 5.19p
Final 2    28.78p  26.58p* 23.65p 19.71p 17.14p 11.82p 10.28p 10.28p
Total    44.69p  38.20p 34.21p 28.51p 24.60p 17.79p 15.47p 15.47p

*The record date for the 2016 interim dividend is 7 October 2016, payable on 7 November 2016.

ADR
Dividends per ADR, including UK tax refunds but before US tax credits, in respect of each financial year are set out below:

In US dollars3  2016  2015 2014
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Interim 1  119.60¢  121.62¢  95.72¢ 82.61¢ 69.75¢ 59.80¢ 46.15¢ 40.66¢ 48.07¢
Final 2
   219.99¢  218.95¢* 185.01¢ 156.22¢ 137.39¢ 91.37¢ 80.53¢ 95.21¢
Total    341.61  314.67¢ 267.62¢
225.97¢ 197.19¢ 137.52¢ 121.18¢ 143.28¢


Notes
1 Prior to 2013, first interim dividend.
2 Prior to 2012, second interim dividend.
3 These figures have been translated for convenience purposes only, using the approximate average rate for the year shown on page 180 of the WPP Annual Report & Accounts 2015. This conversion should not be construed as a representation that the pound sterling amounts actually represent, or could be converted into, US dollars at the rates indicated.


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