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SDL is a global information management company. Its purpose is to help corporations drive global brand consistency and accelerate time-to-market by providing software and services to manage the delivery of all corporate information into different languages. By late 2009 the company has 50 offices in 30 countries and its software was being used by 170,000 people worldwide.


Optimized Dividends

Annual Dividends

Year Amount Change
2006 0.0p
2007 0.0p 0%
2008 0.0p 0%
2009 0.0p 0%
2010 5.5p 100%
2011 5.8p 5.5%
2012 6.1p 5.2%
2013 0.0p (100.0%)
2014 2.5p 100%
2015 3.1p 24.0%
2016 6.2p 100.0%
2017 6.2p 0%
2018 7.0p 12.9%
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Ex-Div Date Pay Date Year Type Frequency Status Amount
04 May 2011 03 Jun 2011 2010 Final Annually Paid 5.5p
16 May 2012 15 Jun 2012 2011 Final Annually Paid 5.8p
15 May 2013 14 Jun 2013 2012 Final Annually Paid 6.1p
14 May 2014 06 Jun 2014 2013 Final Annually Paid 0p
30 Apr 2015 05 Jun 2015 2014 Final Annually Paid 2.5p
05 May 2016 03 Jun 2016 2015 Final Annually Paid 3.1p
11 May 2017 09 Jun 2017 2016 Final Annually Paid 6.2p
10 May 2018 08 Jun 2018 2017 Final Annually Paid 6.2p
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The Telegraph online declared ‘Budget 2015 – Investors face tax raid on dividends’. Whilst this is true for those with large income portfolios, not everybody loses out and in fact those who do not currently invest in stocks and shares, there is now a tax incentive to do so.

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SDL plc preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2013

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Operational Summary:

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Operational highlights

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This article which appeared in the Saturday edition of the FT on 27th October talks about investors chasing dividends. It is a good read and vindicates our stance that the only reason to invest in equities at the present time is for Dividends.

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