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31 March 2017

2016 Final Dividend Calendar

Further to The Quarto Group, Inc announcement of Final Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2016 today, the Group announces the calendar for its 2016 Final Dividend subject to approval by shareholders at the Group's Annual Meeting on 16 May 2017.


Proposed 2016 Final Dividend per share: 9.87c1
Ex Dividend Date: 18 May 2017
Final Dividend Record Date: 19 May 2017
Final Dividend Payment Date: 16 June 2017

1. Dividend per share is declared in cents per share and paid in sterling translated at the spot rate on the date of payment.


For further information please contact:

Marcus Leaver, CEO
Dorothée de Montgolfier, Group Director of Communications
+44 (0) 20 7700 9002
Bell Pottinger
Elly Williamson
+44 (0) 20 3772 2573


About The Quarto Group

The Quarto Group (LSE: QRT) is the leading global illustrated book publisher. Our mission is to make and sell great books that entertain, educate and enrich the lives of adults and children around the world. 

Quarto creates and owns proprietary content, publishing books from a diverse portfolio of imprints that are creatively independent and expert in developing long-lasting content across specific niches of interest.

Quarto sells books across 50 countries and in 39 languages through a variety of traditional and non-traditional channels, while constantly looking for new ways to create and deliver content that people need.

Quarto employs over 400 talented people in the US, UK, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand. The group was founded in London in 1976. It is domiciled in the US and listed on the London Stock Exchange. 

For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter at @TheQuartoGroup.