Dividends riding high, but…

Dividends riding high, but…

Shareholders enjoyed bumper dividend payouts in early 2019, but it’s not all plain sailing.   The value of regular dividend payments has increased steadily after the financial crisis of 2008. Dividends paid out by UK-listed companies through to 2018 rose by 85%,...
UK dividends continue to perform

UK dividends continue to perform

UK dividend yields are better than you might imagine. Dividends have been rising. UK companies paid out £94.4 billion in dividends in 2017, a 10.5% increase over the previous year. The increase for 2018 is expected to be markedly smaller, as last year’s payouts...