Canadian Life Companies Split Corp.
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Canadian Life Companies Split Corp.

March 18, 2009 09:00 ET

Canadian Life Companies Split Corp.: Regular Monthly Dividend Declaration for Preferred Share

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - Canadian Life Companies Split Corp. ("CLC Split") declares its regular monthly distribution of $0.04375 for each Preferred share ($0.525 annually). Distributions are payable April 9, 2009 to shareholders on record as of March 31, 2009. There will not be a distribution paid to the Class A shares for March 31, 2009 as per the Prospectus which states no regular monthly dividends or other distributions will be paid on the Class A shares in any month as long as the net asset value per unit is equal to or less than $15.00. The net asset value as of March 13, 2009 was $10.53.

Since inception Class A shareholders have received a total of $4.30 per share and Preferred shareholders have received a total of $2.08 per share inclusive of this distribution, for a combined total of $6.38.

CLC Split invests in a portfolio of four publicly traded Canadian life insurance companies as follows: Great-West Life, Industrial Alliance, Manulife Financial and Sun Life Financial. Shares held within the portfolio are expected to range between 10-30% in weight but may vary at any time.



Distribution Details:

Preferred Share (LFE.PR.A) $0.04375

Ex-Dividend Date: March 27, 2009

Record Date: March 31, 2009

Payable Date: April 9, 2009


Contact Information

  • Canadian Life Companies Split Corp.
    Investor Relations
    (416) 304-4443 or Toll Free: 1-877-4-Quadra (1-877-478-2372)
    Website: www.lifesplit.com