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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
21 Aug 2018 $0.0180 50.00% Final 06 Sep 2018
27 Feb 2018 $0.0110 100.00% Interim 14 Mar 2018
25 Aug 2017 $0.0200 100.00% Final 12 Sep 2017
06 Mar 2017 $0.0200 70.00% Interim 22 Mar 2017
19 Aug 2016 $0.0200 70.00% Final 06 Sep 2016
01 Mar 2016 $0.0200 50.00% Interim 18 Mar 2016
21 Aug 2015 $0.0200 50.00% 08 Sep 2015
02 Mar 2015 $0.0200 100.00% 18 Mar 2015
22 Aug 2014 $0.0200 100.00% 09 Sep 2014
06 Sep 2011 $0.0150 100.00% Final 27 Sep 2011
01 Mar 2011 $0.0150 100.00% Interim 21 Mar 2011
01 Mar 2010 $0.0110 0.00% Interim 19 Mar 2010
27 Feb 2009 $0.0650 23.08% Interim 19 Mar 2009
27 Aug 2008 $0.1000 75.00% Final 02 Oct 2008
26 Feb 2008 $0.1000 75.00% Interim 31 Mar 2008

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About Fairfax Media Limited

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Jack (John) James Cowin Non-Executive Director Jul 2012
Mr Cowin is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Competitive Foods Australia. Mr Cowin moved to Australia from Canada in 1969 to establish his business. Mr Cowin is also Chairman and largest shareholder of Domino's Pizza Enterprises Ltd, a listed public company and the largest shareholder and a Director of BridgeClimb. His Former Directorships in Last 3 Years includes director in Chandler Macleod Group (resigned 7 April 2015) and Ten Network Holdings Limited (resigned 16 December 2015).
Mr Gregory Colin Hywood Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Oct 2010
Mr Hywood was appointed to the Board of Macquarie Media Limited in March 2015. Mr Hywood has enjoyed a long career in the media and government. A Walkley Award winning journalist, he held a number of senior management positions at Fairfax including Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of each of The Australian Financial Review, The Sydney Morning Herald/Sun Herald and The Age. Mr Hywood was Executive Director in the Victorian Premier's Department between 2004 and 2006, Chief Executive of Tourism Victoria from 2006 to 2010 and a Director of The Victorian Major Events Company from 2006 until June 2016.
Mrs Linda Bardo Nicholls Non-Executive Director Feb 2010
Mrs Nicholls has more than 30 years' experience as a senior executive and company director in Australia, New Zealand and the United States. She is currently the Chair of Japara Healthcare and a Director of Medibank Private and Inghams Group Limited. His Former Directorships in Last 3 Years includes director in Sigma Pharmaceuticals (resigned 9 December 2015) and Pacific Brands Group (resigned 15 July 2016). She is chairperson of The People and Culture Committee and member of Risk Committee.
Mr Nicholas (Nick) Graham Falloon Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman May 2015
Mr Falloon was appointed to Domain Holdings Australia Limited (DHG) in November 2017. Mr Falloon has more than 30 years' experience in the media industry, with 19 years working for the Packer owned media interests from 1982 until 2001. Mr Falloon is Executive Chairman of Domain Holdings Australia Limited. Mr Falloon served as Chief Executive Officer of Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (PBL) from 1998 to 2001 and before that as Chief Executive Officer of PBL Enterprises and Group Financial Director of PBL. The PBL experiences provided a strong background in television, pay TV, magazines, radio and the internet. From 2002 Mr Falloon spent nine years as Executive Chairman and CEO of Ten Network Holdings. He is member of The People and Culture Committee and Risk Committee.
Mr Patrick Newton James Allaway Non-Executive Director Apr 2016
Mr Allaway has 30 years experience in the global finance industry across financial markets, capital markets, and corporate advisory. He commenced his career in investment banking with Citibank in New York, Sydney and London and with Swiss Bank Corporation in Zurich and London. Mr Allaway has senior executive and non-executive board representation in large multinational companies in finance, retail, wholesale and media sectors. Mr Allaway is also presently a Non-Executive Director of Domain Holdings Australia Limited, Woolworths South Africa (WHL), David Jones and The Country Road Group. Mr Allaway is a former Non-Executive Director of Macquarie Goodman Group and Metcash Limited.He is member of the Risk Committee.
Mr James Morrison Millar Non-Executive Director Jul 2012
Mr Millar is the former Chief Executive Officer of Ernst & Young (EY) in the Oceania Region and was a Director on their Global Board. Mr Millar commenced his career in the Insolvency and Reconstruction practice at EY, conducting some of the largest corporate workouts of the early 1990's. He has qualifications in both business and accounting. Mr Millar is a Non-Executive Director of Mirvac Limited and Macquarie Radio Network Limited. He is Chairman of both the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation and Forestry Corporation of NSW. Mr Millar serves a number of charities where he is Chairman of the Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation. He is a former Chairman of Fantastic Holdings Limited and The Smith Family and a former Director of Helloworld Limited and Slater and Gordon Limited.He is chairperson of the Risk Committee.
Mr James Todd Sampson Non-Executive Director May 2014
Mr Sampson is a Non-Executive Director to the Board of Qantas Airways Limited. He has spent nearly 20 years working as a strategic advisor with a diverse range of expertise including marketing, communication, digital transformation, new media, reputational risk and corporate turnaround. Both News Limited and the Australian Financial Review ranked him as one of Australia's most influential executives. He is also a writer, producer and host on a number of TV shows including Gruen Planet, The Project and the award winning documentary Redesign My Brain.He is member of The People and Culture Committee.
Ms Mickie Rosen Non-Executive Director Mar 2017
Ms Rosen has nearly three decades of strategic, operational and advisory experience at the intersection of media and technology. She has held executive roles for both established companies such as Yahoo, News Corp, and The Walt Disney Company and early stage start-ups. She is currently the President of Tribune Interactive. Most recently, Ms Rosen advised a range of companies globally and was a Senior Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group. Prior, she served as Senior Vice-President of Yahoo's Global Media and Commerce division. She was also a partner with Fuse Capital and was the head of entertainment for Fox Interactive Media where she led strategic initiatives in digital, including serving as a lead on the creation of Hulu. She has also held executive roles with Fandango. Ms Rosen built the foundation of her career with McKinsey & Company.
Ms Gail Iris Hambly Group General CounselCompany Secretary Jun 1998
David Housego Chief Financial Officer
Gail Iris Hambly Group General CounselCompany Secretary

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 625,413,723 27.20%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited 520,006,250 22.61%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 415,434,721 18.07%
National Nominees Limited 276,390,732 12.02%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd 45,476,029 1.98%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd (I) 38,870,000 1.69%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 25,792,387 1.12%
UBS Nominees Pty Ltd 23,592,840 1.03%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited (I) 21,600,426 0.94%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited A/C 2 19,945,385 0.87%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited GSCO ECA 15,403,310 0.67%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited (I) 13,822,065 0.60%
AMP Life Limited 7,369,544 0.32%
Powerwrap Limited 4,930,317 0.21%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited 4,773,508 0.21%
National Nominees Limited (I) 3,519,461 0.15%
Corom Pty Ltd 3,000,000 0.13%
Buttonwood Nominees Pty Ltd 2,575,652 0.11%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited (I) 2,308,019 0.10%
Woodross Nominees Pty Ltd 2,287,985 0.10%