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Last €40.13 EUR
Change Today -0.346 / -0.85%
Volume 1.6K
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The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various personal, commercial, corporate, and investment banking services in Canada and internationally. The company provides financial advice, solutions, and day-to-day banking products, including debit cards, checking accounts, credit cards, investments, mortgages, loans, and related creditor insurance products to individuals and small businesses; and commercial banking solutions, including lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to medium and large businesses primarily through a network of 1,040 branches and 3,942 automated banking machines. It also offers a range of financial products, solutions, and advice to retail and commercial customers in Latin America, the Caribbean, Central America, and Asia primarily through a network of approximately 3,000 branches and offices, approximately 7,700 automated banking machines, and in-store banking kiosks. In addition, the company offers wealth management services comprising asset management and advisory services for retail and institutional investors; insurance products, such as creditor, non-creditor, life and health, home, property, and auto and travel insurance; cash management, payment services, electronic banking, business deposits, and trade services to small business, commercial, and corporate customers; and correspondent banking products and services to other financial institutions. Further, it offers corporate banking, investment banking, and capital markets solutions to corporate, government, and institutional clients, including corporate lending, equity and debt underwriting, mergers and acquisitions advisory, fixed income and equity sales, trading and research, prime brokerage, securitization, foreign exchange, and energy and rates hedging, as well as precious and base metals sales, trading, and storage. It also offers its products through mobile, Internet, and telephone banking. The Bank of Nova Scotia was founded in 1832 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

87,324 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/26/15
Founded in 1832

bank of nova scotia (BKN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-In...
Total Annual Compensation: C$1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$500.0K
Chief Executive Officer of Global Banking & M...
Total Annual Compensation: C$550.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bank of nova scotia (BKN) Key Developments

The Bank of Nova Scotia Announces Dividend on Non-Cumulative Preferred Shares, Payable on October 28, 2015

The Bank of Nova Scotia announced dividend on non-cumulative preferred shares as: Series 14, Dividend No. 35 at the rate of $0.281250 per share; Series 15, Dividend No. 34 at the rate of $0.281250 per share; Series 16, Dividend No. 32 at the rate of $0.328125 per share; Series 17, Dividend No. 31 at the rate of $0.350000 per share; Series 18, Dividend No. 30 at the rate of $0.209375 per share; Series 19, Dividend No. 10 at the rate of $0.167438 per share; Series 20, Dividend No. 30 at the rate of $0.225625 per share; Series 21, Dividend No. 8 at the rate of $0.145563 per share; Series 22, Dividend No. 28 at the rate of $0.239375 per share; Series 23, Dividend No. 7 at the rate of $0.156813 per share; Series 30, Dividend No. 22 at the rate of $0.113750 per share; Series 31, Dividend No. 2 at the rate of $0.101813 per share; Series 32, Dividend No. 19 at the rate of $0.231250 per share. The dividend will be payable on October 28, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 6, 2015.

Scotiabank Approves Quarterly Dividend, Payable on October 28, 2015

The board of directors of Scotiabank at its meeting held on August 27, 2015, approved a dividend of 70 cents per share, an increase of two cents per share. This quarterly dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of October 6, 2015 on October 28, 2015.

Bank of Nova Scotia Eyes Acquisitions

The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS) is looking for acquisitions. President Brian Porter said, "We delivered solid third quarter results for shareholders, with strong earnings in our personal and commercial businesses in Canadian and International Banking. A strong capital position of 10.4% common equity, along with earnings growth, allows us to continue making investments in our businesses to further organic growth, make selective acquisitions, and pay our shareholders via dividends."


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