Keystone declares divi

Keystone Investment Trust's board has declared a second interim dividend, in lieu of a final dividend, for the year ended 30 September of 35p per ordinary share, giving a total ordinary dividend for the year of 53p per share.

The dividend will be paid on 23 December to shareholders on the register on 2 December. The shares will be marked ex-dividend on 1 December.

In addition, the board has declared a special dividend of 5.3p per share, to pass on to shareholders the greater part of one-off special dividends received by the company in the year. This special dividend will also be paid on 23 December to shareholders on the register on 2 December, with the shares marked ex-dividend on 1 December.

At 2:19pm: (LON:KIT) Keystone Investment Trust Plc share price was +7p at 1655p