MasterCard Announces Annual Meeting Results; Stockholders Re-elect 12 Members to Board of Directors
MasterCard Board of Directors Announces Quarterly Dividend
PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MasterCard Incorporated (MA) announced the results of its Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held earlier today at the companys headquarters in Purchase, NY. At the meeting:
- each of MasterCards directors were re-elected for an annual term;
- MasterCards executive compensation was approved on an advisory basis; and
- the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for 2013 was ratified.
MasterCards Board of Directors also declared a cash dividend of $0.60 per share, payable on August 9, 2013, to holders of record of its Class A common stock and Class B common stock as of July 9, 2013.
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Barbara Gasper, 914-249-4565
Jim Issokson, 914-249-6286
Source: MasterCard IncorporatedCopyright Business Wire 2013