Next to return another £75m to shareholders

Friday 31 January 2014 12.55
Next says an additional special dividend of 50 pence will be paid on May 1
Next says an additional special dividend of 50 pence will be paid on May 1

Next, Britain's second largest clothing retailer, will pay an additional £75m sterling to shareholders through a special dividend, the firm said today.
              
When Next updated on its Christmas trading on January 3, it said it was suspending its share buyback programme and said it would pay a 50 pence a share special dividend, equating to £75m on February 3.
              
It said today an additional special dividend of 50 pence will be paid on May 1.