Six trusts achieve dividend increases for 50 or more consecutive years

19 trusts on AIC dividend heroes list

James Baxter-Derrington
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Aberdeen Standard Equity Income is the newest entrant to the dividend heroes
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Aberdeen Standard Equity Income is the newest entrant to the dividend heroes

Six investment trusts have increased their dividends for 50 or more consecutive years, with a total of 19 qualifying as an Association of Investment Companies (AIC) dividend hero.

Despite 2020 marking a year in which UK dividends fell 41% in response to the pandemic, City of London, Bankers and Alliance Trust all achieved their 54th consecutive increase, with Caledonia Investments...

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