General questions

Q: What are the main activities of FLSmidth?
A: FLSmidth is a market-leading supplier of projects, products and services to the global mining and cement industries.

Q: When was FLSmidth founded?
A: FLSmidth was founded in Denmark in 1882. Please click here to read more about the history for FLSmidth & Co.

Q: How many employees does FLSmidth have?
A: FLSmidth had 11,716 employees at the end of 2017.

Q: Who should I contact for general non-shareholder questions?
A: Please contact Sofie Karen Lindberg, Group Communications here

Q: Who should I contact regarding shareholder and investor relations related questions?
A: Please feel free to contact Head of Investor Relations, Nicolai Mauritzen here


FLSmidth & Co. shares

Q: Where is FLSmidth & Co. shares listed?
A: FLSmidth & Co. shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen.

Q: How do I register my shares in FLSmidth & Co.?
A: Registration of shares is handled by one's own bank. Registered shareholders must register for the Annual General Meeting via FLSmidth's website.

Q: When and where will the Annual General Meeting take place?
A: The next Annual General Meeting will take place on 27 March 2019 at FLSmidth's headquarters in Valby, Denmark.

Q: How do I receive an invitation and admission card to the Annual General Meeting?
A: Registered shareholders must register for the Annual General Meeting via FLSmidth's website.

Q: Who should I contact for questions in relation to the Annual General Meeting?
A: For any questions in relation to the Annual General Meeting, please contact Executive Assistant, Pernille Alnor here or Investor Relations here

Q: What is the dividend policy of FLSmidth & Co.?
A: It is FLSmidth's dividend policy to pay out 30-50% of the year's profit in dividend depending on the capital structure and investment opportunities.

Q: When did the FLSmidth & Co. shares trade ex-dividend and when was dividend paid?
A: The shares traded ex-dividend from 6 April 2018 and dividend of DKK 8 per share, corresponding to a dividend yield of 2.2%, was paid on 10 April 2018.


Q: What accounting rules does FLSmidth follow? 
A: As from 1st January 2005, FLSmidth & Co is reporting its accounts in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Q: What is FLSmidth's financial year? 
A: The financial year of FLSmidth & Co. follows the calendar year. 

Q: When does FLSmidth publish its financial results?
A: FLSmidt & Co. publishes its financial results on a quarterly basis. You can find the financial calendar here.

Q: How can I obtain information on FLSmidth's latest results?
A: You can find information on FLSmidth & Co.'s results by going to the download centre, where you can access the latest financial reports. Please visit our download centre on the Investor Room's front page.

Q: What were FLSmidth's results in 2017?
A: They were as follows:


  • Revenue DKK 18,000m
  • EBITA DKK 1,515m
  • Profit/loss for the year DKK 74m
  • CFFO DKK 1,065m
  • Free cash flow DKK 952m
  • Number of employees 11,579

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