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Ex-divs to take 0.9 points off FTSE 100 on Sep.21

LONDON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The following FTSE 100 companies will go

ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the

latest dividend payout.

According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of

the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 0.94 points off

the index.

COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION IMPACT

(pence)

Old Mutual (Other OTC: ODMUF - news) 3.53 0.65

Taylor Wimpey (LSE: TW.L - news) 2.3 0.29

Among FTSE 250 companies going ex-dividend are:

COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND

(pence)

Bovis Homes Group 15

Crest Nicholson (Frankfurt: A1KCZN - news) 11.2

Drax Group (Frankfurt: D9F2.F - news) 4.9

Dignity (Other OTC: DGNTY - news) 8.64

GVC Holdings (Frankfurt: 6GI.F - news) 16.5 (Euro cents)

John Laing Infrastructure Fund 3.48

Ladbrokes Coral (LSE: LAD.L - news) 2

Petrofac (Amsterdam: PF6.AS - news) 12.7 (US cents)

Playtech (Frankfurt: A1J0S4 - news) 12.1 (Euro cents)

Redrow (LSE: RDW.L - news) 11

Rank Group 5.3

Renishaw (Frankfurt: 868884 - news) 39.5

Weir Group (Other OTC: WEIGY - news) 15

(Reporting by Kit Rees, Editing by Helen Reid)