Swisscom paid the following dividends in 2014 and 2015:
|In CHF million, except where indicated||2015||2014|
|Number of registered shares eligible for dividend (in millions of shares)||51.802||51.802|
|Ordinary dividend per share (in CHF)||22.00||22.00|
The dividend payments for the 2013 and 2014 financial years were funded entirely from retained earnings. The Board of Directors proposes to the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of Swisscom Ltd to be held on 6 April 2016 the payment of an ordinary dividend of CHF 22 per share in respect of the 2015 financial year. This equates to a total dividend distribution of CHF 1,140 million. The dividend payment is foreseen on 12 April 2016.