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Open letter to Bill Gates

17 January 2003 By Hugo Dixon

Great that the software giant is finally paying a dividend. Gates has been quick to spot his personal advantage from the Bush tax changes. But to justify the share price, Gates must boost the payout by 40% a year for a decade. Or double it now and then increase it 30% a year.

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