Power Corporation of Canada - Dividends on Preferred and Participating Shares

MONTREAL, Feb. 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Power Corporation of Canada (TSX: POW) today announced the declaration of quarterly dividends on its shares.

DIVIDENDS ON NON-PARTICIPATING PREFERRED SHARES

The Board of Directors declared quarterly dividends on the Corporation's preferred shares, as follows:

SERIES - STOCK SYMBOL RECORD DATE PAYMENT DATE AMOUNT
1986 Series - POW.PR.F March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 At a floating rate equal to one quarter
of 70% of the average prime rate of two
major Canadian chartered banks [1]
Series A - POW.PR.A March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 35¢
Series B - POW.PR.B March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 33.4375¢
Series C - POW.PR.C March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 36.25¢
Series D - POW.PR.D March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 31.25¢
Series G - POW.PR.G March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 35¢

[1] In accordance with the articles of the Corporation

DIVIDENDS ON PARTICIPATING SHARES

The Board of Directors also declared a quarterly dividend of 29 cents per share on the Participating Preferred Shares and the Subordinate Voting Shares of the Corporation, payable March 31, 2014 to shareholders of record on March 10, 2014.

Financial results for the year 2013 will be announced following the forthcoming regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors on March 19, 2014.

For purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial legislation, all of the above dividends on the Corporation's preferred shares (including the Participating Preferred Shares) and Subordinate Voting Shares are eligible dividends.

ABOUT POWER CORPORATION

Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management and holding company with interests in companies in the financial services, communications and other business sectors in North America, Europe and Asia. To learn more, visit www.powercorporation.com.

SOURCE Power Corporation of Canada

For further information:

Mr. Stéphane Lemay
Vice-President,
General Counsel and Secretary
514-286-7400