Genworth MI Canada Inc. Considering Debenture Offering

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TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Genworth MI Canada Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: MIC) announced today that it is considering a debenture offering pursuant to its base shelf prospectus. The Company will provide further information as events warrant.

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About Genworth MI Canada Inc.

Genworth MI Canada Inc. (TSX: MIC) through its subsidiary, Genworth Financial Mortgage Insurance Company Canada (Genworth Canada), is the largest private residential mortgage insurer in Canada.  The Company provides mortgage default insurance to Canadian residential mortgage lenders, making homeownership more accessible to first-time homebuyers. Genworth Canada differentiates itself through customer service excellence, innovative processing technology and a robust risk management framework. For more than two decades, Genworth Canada has supported the housing market by providing thought leadership and a focus on the safety and soundness of the mortgage finance system.  As at September 30, 2015, Genworth Canada had $6.1 billion total assets and $3.4 billion shareholders' equity. Find out more at www.genworth.ca

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes certain forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the Company's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions, including the Company's expectations regarding future developments in connection with the potential offering of debentures and any other statements which may be contained in this release that are not historical facts. These statements may be identified by their use of words such as "considering", "may", "would", "could", "will", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "seek", "propose", "estimate", "expect", or similar expressions, as they relate to the Company are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These statements are inherently subject to significant risks, uncertainties and changes in circumstances, many of which are beyond the Company's control. The Company's actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including as a result of changes in global, political, economic, business, competitive, market and regulatory factors, and the other risks described in the Company's Annual Information Form dated March 31, 2015. Other than as required by applicable laws, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

SOURCE Genworth MI Canada

For further information: Investors: Jonathan Pinto, 905-287-5482, jonathan.pinto@genworth.com; Media: Lisa Azzuolo, 905-287-5520, lisa.azzuolo@genworth.com

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