• 29-MAR-2012

  • SOURCE: Zurich

Ordinary General Meeting of Zurich approves dividend of CHF 17.00 and name change – Josef Ackermann new Chairman

Zurich headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland
The Ordinary General Meeting of Zurich Financial Services Ltd (Zurich) today approved an unchanged dividend of CHF 17.00 per registered share, resulting in a payout ratio of net income of 75%. As this year's dividend payment is paid from the capital contribution reserve, it will be exempt from Swiss withholding tax. The dividend will be paid starting April 5, 2012.