CALGARY, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Olympia Financial Group Inc. (TSX: OLY)
(the "Corporation") announces its Board of Directors has declared a
quarterly cash dividend on its common shares of $0.65 per common
share. The dividend will be payable on January 31, 2014 to
shareholders of record as at January 20, 2014. The shares will
commence trading on an ex-dividend basis on January 16, 2014.
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 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