Shares and dividends
|Number of outstanding ordinary shares (without nominal value)
|Number of shares - Historical figures
Over the time horizon of the 2022-2025 Business Plan: a cash dividend distribution was envisaged corresponding to a payout ratio, based on the consolidated net income, of 70% each year of the Plan; in the second half of 2022 and the first half of 2023 a buyback was executed for a total of 3.4bn euro (*).
For the 2023 results, cash interim dividends of 2.6bn euro paid in November 2023 and cash remaining dividends of
In 2024, intention to execute a buyback equal to around 55bps of Common Equity Tier 1 ratio as at 31 December 2023, to be launched in June, subject to approvals from the ECB and the Shareholders’ Meeting.