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Company Overview of United Corporations Limited

Company Overview

United Corporations Limited is a closed ended equity fund launched and managed by Jarislowsky, Fraser Limited. It is co-managed by ValueInvest Asset Management S.A. It invests in the public equity markets of Canada. The fund also makes its investments in units of in Emerging Markets Investors Fund. It makes its investments in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P/TSX Composite Index, MSCI World Index, and S&P 500 Index. It was formerly known as Consolidated Investment Corporation of Canada. United Corporations Limited was formed on February 1, 1929 and is domiciled in Canada.

1010 Sherbrooke Street West

20th Floor

Montreal, QC H3A 2R7


Founded in 1929





Key Executives for United Corporations Limited

Chairman and President
Age: 48
Corporate Secretary
Age: 47
Vice President and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

United Corporations Limited Key Developments

United Corporations Limited Declares Cash Dividend on Preferred Shares and Common Shares, Payable on May 13, 2016

United Corporations Limited declared cash dividend of $0.375 per First Preferred Shares, Second Preferred Shares - 1959 Series, Second Preferred Shares - 1963 Series and $0.20 per common share. The dividends are payable on May 13, 2016 and record date is May 5, 2016.

United Corporations Limited Reports Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended September 30, 2015

United Corporations Limited reported earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended September 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net income was CAD 13.4 million, or CAD 1.09 per common share, compared to CAD 15.84 million, or CAD 1.29 per common share, for the same quarter ended September 30, 2014. Income for the second quarter ended September 30, 2015 was CAD 9.96 million, compared to CAD 6.39 million for the same quarter ended September 30, 2014. For the six months, the company reported net loss was CAD 3.28 million, or CAD 0.28 loss per common share, compared to a net income of CAD 25.89 million, or CAD 2.11 per common share, for the same period ended September 30, 2014. Income for the six months ended September 30, 2015 was CAD 36.61 million, compared to CAD 21.4 million for the same period ended September 30, 2014.

United Corporations Limited Announces Dividend on Common Share and Preferred Shares, Payable on February 15, 2016

United Corporations Limited announced a dividend on common shares of $0.20 per share, payable on February 15, 2016. Record date is February 4, 2016. The company also declared dividends on first preferred shares of $0.375, second preferred shares, 1959 series of $0.375 and second preferred shares, 1963 series of $0.375, payable on February 15, 2016. Record date is February 4, 2016.

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