CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in customer experience outsourcing, today announced that the Board of Directors of the Company declared a dividend of $0.11 per share for the third quarter of 2018. The Company scheduled the cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share on October 2, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 21, 2018.
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Convergys delivers consistent, quality customer experiences in 58 languages around the globe. We partner with our clients to improve customer loyalty, reduce costs, and generate revenue through an extensive portfolio of capabilities, including customer care, analytics, tech support, collections, home agent, and end-to-end selling. We are committed to delighting our clients and their customers, delivering value to our shareholders, and creating opportunities for our talented, caring employees in 33 countries around the world.
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