Pernod Ricard confirmed its interim dividend late yesterday

Pernod Ricard confirmed its interim dividend late yesterday

Pernod Ricard has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.

The wine and spirits company said late yesterday (27 June) that it will pay an interim cash dividend of EUR0.72 per share for its current fiscal year. The payment was approved by Pernod's board at a meeting, also held yesterday.

Shareholders will receive the dividend on 5 July, with the ex-dividend date set for on 2 July.

The interim payment equates to 50% of the total dividend paid out in the previous fiscal year, the company noted.

Pernod is due to announce its numbers for the year to the end of June on 30 August.