Update: Aviva to postpone dividend payment

Following calls from regulators to cut payouts

Lauren Mason
Aviva said it would reconsider paying a dividend in Q4

Aviva said it would reconsider paying a dividend in Q4

Aviva told shareholders it would not pay them a dividend in June 2020, instead potentially delaying it until the fourth quarter of the year, as the coronavirus crisis continues to weigh on companies.

The insurer and asset manager said its board had agreed to withdraw its recommendation to pay its 2019 final dividend to shareholders in June 2020, instead expecting to reconsiderany distribution to investors...

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