Co-operators General Insurance Company declares quarterly dividend on: Class
E, Series C Preference Shares and Class E, Series D Preference Shares
GUELPH, ON, Aug. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Co-operators
General Insurance Company ("Co-operators General") today announced a quarterly
dividend of $0.3125 per Non-Cumulative Redeemable Class E Preference Shares,
Series C, payable September 30, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of
business on September 1, 2013.
In addition, the Board of Directors announced a quarterly dividend of
$0.453125 per Non-Cumulative Redeemable Class E Preference Shares, Series D,
payable September 30, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business
on September 1, 2013.
Co-operators General has designated the dividends referred to above as
eligible dividends for the purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada).
With assets of more than $5.0 billion, Co-operators General is a leading
Canadian-owned multi-product insurance company. Co-operators General is part
of The Co-operators Group Limited, a Canadian-owned co-operative. Through its
group of companies it offers home, auto, life, group, travel, commercial and
farm insurance, as well as investment products. The Co-operators is well known
for its community involvement and its commitment to sustainability, and is
listed among the 50 Best Employers in Canada.
Co-operators General Class E, Series C Preference Shares trade under ticker
symbol CCS.PR.C and the Class E Series D Preference Shares trade under ticker
symbol CCS.PR.D. Both series of shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange
Note to Editors: All figures in Canadian dollars.
P. Bruce West Executive Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Telephone: (519) 767-3036
SOURCE: The Co-operators
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