Meaning of “scrip dividend” in the English Dictionary

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"scrip dividend" in Business English

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scrip dividendnoun [ C ]

uk us also stock dividend FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

a payment to a company's shareholders in the form of new shares rather than money:

The scrip dividend payment may not always be motivated by financial considerations.

(Definition of “scrip dividend” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)