Providing a stabilising impact: Dividends still matter even after pandemic blues

Deep Dive into UK equities

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Simon Gergel of Allianz Global Investors
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Simon Gergel of Allianz Global Investors

Dividends have been in the news over the past year for all the wrong reasons. We have seen the deepest cut to UK dividends in recent memory.

According to Link Group, underlying dividends fell by 38% in 2020. This has led some commentators to question whether dividends really matter any more. Even before the pandemic, higher growth companies...

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