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 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005
Interim 1  11.62p 10.56p* 8.80p 7.46p 5.97p 5.19p 5.19p 4.32p 3.60p 3.00p
Final 2  26.58p* 23.65p* 19.71p 17.14p 11.82p 10.28p 10.28p 9.13p 7.61p 6.34p
Total  38.20p 34.21p 28.51p 24.60p 17.79p 15.47p 15.47p 13.45p 11.21p 9.34p

* The record date for the 2014 final dividend is 5 June 2015, payable on 6 July 2015.

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 2014
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005
Interim 1  95.72¢ 82.61¢* 69.75¢ 59.80¢ 46.15¢ 40.66¢ 48.07¢ 43.24¢ 33.18¢ 27.28¢
Final 2
 218.95¢* 185.01¢ 156.22¢ 137.39¢ 91.37¢ 80.53¢ 95.21¢ 91.39¢ 70.13¢ 57.66¢
Total  314.67¢ 267.62¢
225.97¢ 197.19¢ 137.52¢ 121.18¢ 143.28¢ 134.63¢ 103.31¢ 84.94¢


Notes
1 First interim dividend in 2012.
2 Second interim dividend in 2012.
3 These figures have been translated for convenience purposes only, using the approximate average rate for the year shown on page 190 of the WPP Annual Report & Accounts 2014. 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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