E-L Financial Corporation Limited
TSX : ELF
TSX : ELF.PR.F
TSX : ELF.PR.A

E-L Financial Corporation Limited

February 24, 2005 17:44 ET

E-L Financial Corporation Limited-Dividend Declaration


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FOR: E-L FINANCIAL CORPORATION

TSX SYMBOL: ELF
TSX SYMBOL: ELF.PR.F

FEBRUARY 24, 2005 - 17:44 ET

E-L Financial Corporation Limited-Dividend Declaration

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 24, 2005) - E-L Financial
Corporation Limited (TSX:ELF)(TSX:ELF.PR.B) -



E-L Financial Corporation Limited

Tenth Floor
165 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
M5H 3B8

Telephone: 416-947-2578
Fax: 416-868-6199

February 24, 2005

The Toronto Stock Exchange
2 First Canadian Place
P. O. Box 450
Toronto, Ontario
M5X 1J2

Attention: Listing Department
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Dear Sirs:

E-L Financial Corporation Limited declared the following cash
dividends on February 24, 2005:

Class Record Date Payable Date Amount
First Preference Shares,
Series 1 April 1, 2005 April 17, 2005 $0.33125
Pfd & Common April 1, 2005 April 17, 2005 $ 0.125

Yours truly,

Mark M. Taylor
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer



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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    E-L Financial Corporation Limited
    Mark M. Taylor
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    (416) 947-2578