Public and closed joint stock companies, as well as investment funds, pay an annual fee due in advance every January within each fiscal year. This fee is paid in exchange for the services provided by MCD, which encompasses the oversight and administration of the records of the shareholders for the listed companies, besides providing other support services to both the companies and their shareholders. The valuation of these fees is determined, as follows:
Note: This fee shall also apply to capital increases of listed companies (Public and closed joint-stock companies, and funds), the part of the month shall be calculated on the basis of a full month, taking into account the maximum limit of the fees due for one year.
The MCD provides the service of the agent of the bondholders issued by companies and commercial banks, in exchange for such services, it receive an annual fee ranging from two thousand Omani riyals (OMR 2,000) to thirty thousand Omani riyals (OMR 30,000), calculated on the basis of the value and type of the issue.
The MCD provides the service of managing the distribution of cash dividends on behalf of listed joint stock companies by transferring dividends directly to the shareholders' bank accounts. The service fees are calculated based on the number of shareholders.