SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For April 26, 2016
Commission File Number: 001-10306
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc
RBS, Gogarburn, PO Box 1000
Edinburgh EH12 1HQ
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F X
Form 40-F ___
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The following information was issued as Company announcements in London, England and is furnished pursuant to General Instruction B to the General Instructions to Form 6-K:
THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP plc
DIVIDENDS ON 11 PER CENT AND 5.5 PER CENT CUMULATIVE PREFERENCE SHARES FOR THE HALF YEAR TO 31 MARCH 2016
The Directors have declared half-yearly dividends on the 11 per cent and the 5.5 per cent cumulative preference shares. The dividends will be paid on 31 May 2016 at the rate of 5.5 per cent and 2.75 per cent respectively, and will be paid to those preference shareholders on the Register at the close of business on 6 May 2016.
26 April 2016
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: 26 April 2016
THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP plc (Registrant)