Capita Registrars has cut its UK dividend growth projection for 2013 from 8% to 6.7%, warning payouts cannot outstrip GDP growth indefinitely.
The group’s latest Dividend Monitor report said investors should be braced for a pullback in UK dividend growth after payouts hit record highs in 2012. UK firms paid out a record £80.4bn in dividends...
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