Seaspan Corporation
NYSE : SSW

Seaspan Corporation

October 13, 2015 08:00 ET

Seaspan Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Oct. 13, 2015) - 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 $0.375 July 1, 2015 to
September 30, 2015
October 20, 2015 October 30, 2015
Series C Preferred SSW PR C $0.59375 July 30, 2015 to
October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015 October 30, 2015
Series D Preferred SSW PR D $0.496875 July 30, 2015 to
October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015 October 30, 2015
Series E Preferred SSW PR E $0.515625 July 30, 2015 to
October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015 October 30, 2015

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 118 containerships representing a total capacity of over 935,000 TEU, including 18 newbuilding containerships on order scheduled for delivery to Seaspan and third parties by the end of 2017. Seaspan's current operating fleet of 85 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 6.375% senior unsecured notes due 2019

Contact Information

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

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