CALGARY, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Olympia Financial Group Inc. (TSX: OLY)
announces its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend
on its common shares of $0.70 per common share. The dividend will be
payable on October 31, 2013 to shareholders of record as at October 21,
2013. The ex-dividend date is October 17, 2013.
Olympia Financial Group Inc. designates the entire amount of this
taxable dividend to be an "eligible dividend" for purposes of the
Income Tax Act (Canada), as amended from time to time. Please contact
your tax advisor if you have any questions with regards to the
designation of the eligible dividend.
About Olympia Financial Group Inc.
Olympia Financial Group Inc. ("OFGI") conducts most of its operations
through its wholly owned subsidiary Olympia Trust Company, a
non-deposit taking trust company. Olympia Trust Company is licensed to
conduct trust activities in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan,
Manitoba, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, New
Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Olympia Trust Company administers
self-directed registered accounts, acts as a registrar and transfer
agent for public and private issuers and offers foreign currency
exchange services. OFGI also offers private health services plans
through its wholly-owned subsidiary Olympia Benefits Inc.
OFGI's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the
SOURCE: Olympia Financial Group Inc.
For further information:
Olympia Financial Group Inc.
Rick Skauge, President and Chief Executive Officer
Gerhard Barnard, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Phone: (403) 261-0900
Fax: (403) 265-1455