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13 February 2014
TELECITY GROUP PLC
Telecity Group plc announces dividend timetable
Telecity Group plc ('TelecityGroup'), Europe's industry-leading provider of premium carrier-neutral data centres, today announces an updated dividend timetable for the year ended 31 December 2013, as follows:
- Ex-dividend date: Wednesday 5 March 2014
- Record date: Friday 7 March 2014
- Payment date: Friday 11 April 2014
The Board is proposing a final dividend of 7.0p per ordinary share (2012: 5.0p) which, should it be approved by shareholders, would take the total dividend in respect of the year ended 31 December 2013 to 10.5p per ordinary share (2012: 7.5p) or £21.3m (2012: £15.1m) in total.
Subject to shareholder approval, the final dividend will be paid on 11 April 2014 to shareholders on the register on 7 March 2014.
For further information, please contact:
Investors: Matthew Springett +44 (0)20 7005 6337
Media: James Tyler +44 (0)20 7001 0076
Brunswick: Sarah West/James Olley +44 (0)20 7404 5959
Notes to Editors
Telecity Group plc
TelecityGroup is the leading provider of carrier-neutral data centres in Europe, operating highly-connected facilities in key cities.
These data centres are the places in which the separate networks that make up the internet meet and where bandwidth-intensive applications, content and information are hosted. As such, they are the key network hubs, or enabling environments, of the European digital economy. TelecityGroup's customers take advantage of the highly-connected facilities to operate, store, share, distribute and access digital media, IT applications and information effectively and efficiently.
Telecity Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: TCY).
The content of the Telecity Group plc website should not be considered to form a part of or be incorporated into this announcement.
Cautionary note regarding forward-looking statements
This announcement includes statements that are forward-looking in nature. All statements other than statements of historical facts could be deemed to be forward-looking statements. By their nature, these forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, uncertainties and opportunities, both general and specific. Accordingly, the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company may be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, due to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. Except as required by the Listing Rules and applicable law, Telecity Group plc undertakes no obligation to update or change any forward-looking statements to reflect events occurring after the date such statements are published.
This announcement is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities in the United States, or any other jurisdiction. The Company's shares have not been registered in any U.S. jurisdiction and, in particular, will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any applicable state securities laws.