Towers Watson amends regular dividend date, announces accelerated FY13 dividend Towers Watson announced that its board has approved an amendment to the record and payment dates of the company's regular quarterly cash dividend which was declared on November 16. The quarterly dividend of 11.5c per common share is now payable on or about December 26 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 17. The dividend was previously scheduled to be paid on or about January 15, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31. Additionally, the company's board has declared an accelerated dividend for fiscal 2013 in lieu of dividends potentially payable in April 2013, July 2013 and October 2013. The accelerated dividend is payable on or about December 26, in an aggregate amount of 34.5c per common share, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 17.