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What is a Scrip Dividend?

Answer

A Scrip Dividend is a portion of corporate earnings paid out to shareholders with the issue of new shares in shares in lieu of a cash dividend. This option would be chosen by you at the account opening stage and will be applied to all Optional Scrip Dividends.

Should you wish to change your Dividend payment option, please contact our Client Service Team on 0800 279 6551.

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