Cogeco Câble inc.
TSX : CCA

December 14, 2005 23:59 ET

Cogeco Cable Inc.: Normal course issuer bid

MONTREAL, Dec. 14 2005 - Cogeco Cable Inc. announces that the
Toronto Stock Exchange has accepted its notice of intention for a normal
course issuer bid in respect of its Subordinate Voting Shares. Purchases
pursuant to the notice will not commence prior to December 16, 2005 and will
not continue beyond December 15, 2006.

The notice will enable Cogeco Cable Inc. to acquire up to 250,000
Subordinate Voting Shares for cancellation representing 1.03% of the
24,293,486 outstanding shares of such class as at December 12, 2005.

All purchases will be made through the facilities and in accordance with
the requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Cogeco Cable Inc. considers that the purchase of Subordinate Voting
Shares to be acquired constitutes an economically worthwhile use of its funds
both for itself and its shareholders.

No Subordinate Voting Shares were purchased by Cogeco Cable Inc. under
its previous Notice of Intention which terminated on December 12, 2005.

Contact Information

  • COGECO CABLE INC.
    Marie Carrier
    Director, Corporate Communications
    514-874-2600

    Source:
    COGECO CABLE INC.
    Pierre Gagne,
    Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    514-874-2600