As part of our shareholder-friendly dividend policy, we strive to distribute 35 to 40% of the Hannover Re Group net income to its owners - insofar as this is advantageous and possible in light of tax considerations.

The development of the dividends paid is documented in the table below.

Dividends since 1995

Pay dateFinancial yearDividend
pay-out
in EUR
Bonus
in EUR
Corporation-tax
credit
in EUR
   
[ 2017-05-11 ]  2016 3.50 1.50 -
 [ 2016-05-11 ] 2015 3.25 1.50 -
[ 2015-05-07 ] 2014 3.00 1.25 -
[ 2014-05-08 ] 2013 3.00 - -
[ 2013-05-08 ] 2012 2.60 0.40 -
[ 2012-05-04 ] 2011 2.10 - -
[ 2011-05-04 ] 2010 2.30 - -
[ 2010-05-05 ] 2009 2.10 - -
- 2008 - - -
[ 2008-05-07 ] 2007 1.80 0.50 -
[ 2007-05-04 ] 2006 1.60 - -
- 2005 - - -
[ 2005-06-15 ] 2004 1.00 - -
[ 2004-06-03 ] 2003 0.95 - -
[ 2003-05-28 ] 2002 0.85 - -
- 2001 - - -
[ 2001-07-23 ] 2000 1.13 0.08 0.36
[ 2000-07-21 ] 1999 0.97 - 0.29
[ 1999-08-02 ] 1998 0.73 - 0.08
[ 1998-09-28 ] 1997 0.66 - 0.08
[ 1997-09-22 ] 1996 0.60 - 0.06
[ 1996-09-19 ] 1995 0.53 - 0.02