The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) will now provide dividend history information for each of its members to help investors understand whether a trust's dividend was paid from income or capital profits.
This comes as an increasing number of investment trusts have started to pay dividends from capital profits since a change in tax rules in 2012 allowing them to do so. This method has become more popular,...
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