Half Year Results 

River and Mercantile raises special dividend

River and Mercantile raises special dividend

The outperformance of River and Mercantile's (RIV) equity strategies during the first half of FY2018 boosted capital returns to shareholders. Half of the £527m in assets representing its equity solutions strategies beat their benchmark by up to 5 per cent, while 30 per cent were in advance of that rate. In turn, this boosted performance fees – which determine the level of special dividends – by more than half.

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