dividend reinvestment


dividend reinvestment
Dividend payment where cash dividend is rolled over into additional shares in the issuing company.

Euroclear glossary. 2008.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • dividend reinvestment — ( DRIP) Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary Dividend payment where cash dividend is rolled over into additional shares in the issuing company. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary See also dividend reinvestment plan / dividend with… …   Financial and business terms

  • dividend reinvestment plan — (DRIP) A plan under which shareholders can elect to receive shares instead of receiving a cash dividend. Once the shareholders elect to take shares, the company s registrars will arrange for the shares to be purchased on the market. Brokers costs …   Law dictionary

  • Dividend reinvestment plan — A dividend reinvestment program or dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP) is an equity investment option offered directly from the underlying company. The investor does not receive quarterly dividends directly as cash; instead, the investor s… …   Wikipedia

  • dividend reinvestment plan — ( DRP) Plan which provides for automatic reinvestment of shareholder dividends in more shares of a company s stock, often without commissions. Some plans provide for the purchase of additional shares at a discount to market price. dividend… …   Financial and business terms

  • Dividend reinvestment plan (DRP) — Automatic reinvestment of shareholder dividends in more shares of a company s stock, often without commissions. Some plans provide for the purchase of additional shares at a discount to market price. Dividend reinvestment plans allow shareholders …   Financial and business terms

  • dividend reinvestment plan — Also dividend with reinvestment option A DRIP generates the distribution of a right which allows holders to exchange cash that they decide to reinvest for example shares that the company (or its agent) must acquire on the market …   Euroclear glossary

  • Dividend Reinvestment Plan - DRIP — A plan offered by a corporation that allows investors to reinvest their cash dividends by purchasing additional shares or fractional shares on the dividend payment date. A DRIP is an excellent way to increase the value of your investment. Most… …   Investment dictionary

  • Dividend Reinvestment Plan — program that automatically reinvests dividends towards the purchase of additional shares (Finance) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dividend — This article is about financial dividends. For dividends in arithmetic, see Division (mathematics). Accountancy Key concepts Accountant · Accounting period · Bookkeeping · Cash and accrual basis  …   Wikipedia

  • dividend — /div i dend /, n. 1. Math. a number that is to be divided by a divisor. 2. Law. a sum out of an insolvent estate paid to creditors. 3. Finance. a. a pro rata share in an amount to be distributed. b. a sum of money paid to shareholders of a… …   Universalium


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.