Pursuant to income tax legislation, Canadian resident individuals who receive "eligible dividends" (as defined in subsection 89(1) of the Income Tax Act (Canada)) in 2006 and subsequent years will be entitled to an enhanced gross-up and dividend tax credit on such dividends. Dividends paid by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. are "eligible dividends" unless indicated otherwise. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. has paid dividends since 2003.

The historical dividend information provided hereafter is for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. Please consult with your own tax advisor for advice with respect to the income tax consequences to you of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. designating dividends as "eligible dividends".

Recent dividend history  (US$)

Declared Date Record Date Payment Date As Reported Amount
per Share
Split Adjusted
per Share
04-May-17 23-May-17 13-Jun-17 0.1700 0.1700
23-Jan-17 10-Feb-17 3-Mar-17 0.1700 0.1700
Total Dividends Paid (to date) in 2017 > 0.3400
 09-Nov-16 28-Nov-16  19-Dec-16  0.1700   0.1700
08-Aug-16 02-Sept-16 23-Sept-16 0.1700 0.1700
09-May-16 24-May-16 14-June-16 0.1600 0.1600
15-Jan-16 12-Feb-16 4-Mar-16 0.1600 0.1600
Total Dividends Paid in 2016 > $0.6600

5-Nov-15 27-Nov-15 18-Dec-15 0.1600 0.1600
6-Aug-15 4-Sept-15 25-Sept-15 0.1600 0.1600
7-May-15 29-May-15 19-Jun-15 0.1400 0.1400
12-Jan-15 13-Feb-15 06-Mar-15 0.1400 0.1400
Total Dividends Paid in 2015 > $0.6000

4-Nov-14 21-Nov-14 12-Dec-14 0.1400 0.1400
5-Aug-14 22-Aug-14 12-Sept-14 0.1400 0.1400
5-May-14 23-May-14 13-June-14 0.1300 0.1300
20-Jan-14 14-Feb-14 07-Mar-14 0.1300 0.1300
Total Dividends Paid in 2014 > $0.5400

1-Nov-13 22-Nov-13 13-Dec-13 0.1300 0.1300
1-Aug-13 23-Aug-13 13-Sep-13 0.1300 0.1300
26-Apr-13 17-May-13 7-Jun-13 0.1225 0.1225
21-Jan-13 15-Feb-13 8-Mar-13 0.1225 0.1225
Total Dividends Paid in 2013 > $0.5050

30-Oct-12 16-Nov-12 7-Dec-12 0.1225 0.1225
2-Aug-12 17-Aug-12 7-Sep-12 0.1225 0.1225
3-May-12 18-May-12 8-Jun-12 0.1125 0.1125
23-Jan-12 17-Feb-12 9-Mar-12 0.1125 0.1125
Total Dividends Paid in 2012 > $0.4700

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Split adjusted dividends per share reflect 3-for-1 share split on April 28, 2008 and 2-for-1 share split on May 4, 2004.

Communicate with the Board

Shareholders and other interested parties may initiate communications directly with the Company's independent directors via email at: Chairman_of_the_Board@rbauction.com

All relevant correspondence will be forwarded to the Chair in accordance with the Company's Shareholder Engagement Policy.

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