Over time, Aker BP’s shareholders shall receive a competitive return on their investment through increase in the share price and cash dividend.
The company aims to sustain a minimum dividend level of USD 250 million per year going forward, payable quarterly and to increase this level once Johan Sverdrup is in production.
Buy-back of own shares
Currently, the Board of Aker BP has a mandate for the Company to acquire the company’s own shares equivalent to up to 5 percent of the total share capital. The mandate is valid until the next ordinary general meeting in 2018.