Foreign Shares in collective safe custody: Disclosure of names for dividend payments subject to reduced South Korean taxation rate - Update

22.12.2014

Further to our Tax Announcement D14044 dated 19 December 2014, the record date has now been confirmed concerning the dividend payment on Samsung Global Depository Receipts (GDRs) with ISINs US7960502018 and US7960508882, as follows

31 December 2014

We continue to monitor the South Korean market for more developments and will provide more information as it becomes available.