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Dividend Adjustments 8th August 2022 - 15th August 2022


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Please see the expected dividend adjustment figures for a number of our major indices for the week commencing 8th August 2022These are projected dividends and likely to change. IG cannot be held responsible for any changes made.
Dividends highlighted in red include a special dividend, therefore some or all of the amount will not be adjusted. Amount in brackets is the expected adjustment after special dividends excluded (where shown on major indices). Dividend adjustments due to be posted on a bank holiday will usually be posted on the previous working day. 

If you have any queries or questions on this please let us know in the comments section below. For further information regarding dividend adjustments, and how they affect  your positions, please take a look at the video.
 

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NB: All dividend adjustments are forecasts and therefore speculative.
A dividend adjustment is a cash neutral adjustment on your account.

 

Special Dividends

       

Index

Bloomberg Code

Effective Date

Summary

Dividend Amount

TOP40

AMS SJ

10/08/2022

Special Div

4000

 

 

How do dividend adjustments work?  

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On 11/08/2022 at 06:59, Beckybeech said:

why are dividends showing as a large adjustment on my account?

Hi @Beckybeech,

Thank you for your comment.

It’s important to remember that leveraged index traders can neither profit nor lose from these price movements, as they’re scheduled public events. Where a trader able to profit from these movements, they’d simply place a large short position just before the adjustment and close out just after, locking in the drop in the value.

If you have an open position through a dividend adjustment, we’ll ensure that there is no material impact on you by either crediting or debiting your ledger with the exact amount you have incurred as additional running loss/profit due to the dividend adjustment.

You can find further information with example here.

All the best - Arvin

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