Corporate Actions

What are dividends, and how/when do I get them?
What are dividends? In simple terms, dividends are payments made by a company to its shareholders. These are usually a distribution of profits. Some...
Mon, 4 Nov, 2019 at 8:46 AM
Do I receive dividends for the fractional share rights?
Yes. Dividends are paid out on whole shares as well as the Fractional Share Rights of that share. The dividend paid out on fractional share rights wil...
Fri, 18 May, 2018 at 8:55 AM
What are Initial Public Offerings?
Also known as IPOs, initial public offerings are the debut of a company or instrument on the stock exchange. Another term for the IPO event is “going public...
Thu, 16 May, 2019 at 2:21 PM
What are corporate actions?
A listed company may from time to time make changes to their issued shares, this type of event is called a corporate action. They are usually agreed upon by...
Thu, 16 May, 2019 at 2:18 PM
Non-elective vs. Elective events
Broadly speaking, there are two types of Corporate Actions you will come across as an investor. Non-elective and elective events. But what do they mean,...
Thu, 16 May, 2019 at 2:08 PM
I’m a foreign citizen, do I qualify for a reduced dividends tax rate?
Because different countries use different tax systems, there is a chance an amount you received could be taxed twice. The possibility of this is often ...
Tue, 11 Dec, 2018 at 10:02 AM