- Softcat hiked its final dividend after it posted a rise in annual profit driven by new customer wins.

Adjusted operating profit rose 10.1% to £51.5m on the back of a 23.8% rise in revenue to £832.5m.

The company declared a final dividend of 6.1p, up from 3.6p the previous year.

Total annual dividends, including special dividends, rose 15% to 22.5p.

On its outlook the company said: "It's very early days and there is still all to play for but we are where we would like to be at this stage."

At 8:15am: [LON:SCT] Softcat Plc share price was +11.6p at 450.8p

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