Seaspan Corporation
NYSE : SSW

Seaspan Corporation

October 14, 2014 09:00 ET

Seaspan Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Oct. 14, 2014) - Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared cash dividends on its common and preferred shares as follows:

Security Ticker Dividend per Share Period Record Date Payment Date
Class A Common SSW $0.345 July 1, 2014 to
September 30, 2014
October 20, 2014 October 30, 2014
Series C Preferred SSW PR C $0.59375 July 30, 2014 to
October 29, 2014
October 29, 2014 October 30, 2014
Series D Preferred SSW PR D $0.496875 July 30, 2014 to
October 29, 2014
October 29, 2014 October 30, 2014
Series E Preferred SSW PR E $0.515625 July 30, 2014 to
October 29, 2014
October 29, 2014 October 30, 2014

About Seaspan

Seaspan provides many of the world's major shipping lines with creative outsourcing alternatives to vessel ownership by offering long-term leases on large, modern containerships combined with industry leading ship management services. Seaspan's managed fleet consists of 109 containerships representing a total capacity of over 840,000 TEU, including 30 newbuilding containerships on order scheduled for delivery to Seaspan and third parties by the end of 2016. Seaspan's current operating fleet of 75 vessels has an average age of approximately seven years and an average remaining lease period of approximately five years.

Seaspan has the following securities listed on The New York Stock Exchange:

Symbol: Description:
SSW Class A common shares
SSW PR C Series C preferred shares
SSW PR D Series D preferred shares
SSW PR E Series E preferred shares
SSWN 2019 senior unsecured notes

Contact Information

  • Seaspan Corporation - Investor Relations Inquiries:
    Mr. Sai W. Chu
    Chief Financial Officer
    604-638-2575

    The IGB Group - Media Inquiries:
    Mr. Leon Berman
    212-477-8438