ROYAL BANK OF CANADA DECLARES DIVIDENDS

TORONTO, Aug. 26 /CNW/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today declared a quarterly common share dividend of $0.50 per share, payable on and after November 24, 2010, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on October 26, 2010.

The board also declared dividends on the following Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, payable on and after November 24, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 26, 2010.

    
    -   Series W,  Dividend  No. 23  of  $0.30625 per share.
    -   Series AA, Dividend  No. 19  of  $0.278125 per share.
    -   Series AB, Dividend  No. 17  of  $0.29375 per share.
    -   Series AC, Dividend  No. 16  of  $0.2875 per share.
    -   Series AD, Dividend  No. 15  of  $0.28125 per share.
    -   Series AE, Dividend  No. 15  of  $0.28125 per share.
    -   Series AF, Dividend  No. 14  of  $0.278125 per share.
    -   Series AG, Dividend  No. 14  of  $0.28125 per share.
    -   Series AH, Dividend  No. 10  of  $0.353125 per share.
    -   Series AJ, Dividend  No.  8  of  $0.3125 per share.
    -   Series AL, Dividend  No.  8  of  $0.3500 per share.
    -   Series AN, Dividend  No.  7  of  $0.390625 per share.
    -   Series AP, Dividend  No.  7  of  $0.390625 per share.
    -   Series AR, Dividend  No.  7  of  $0.390625 per share.
    -   Series AT, Dividend  No.  6  of  $0.390625 per share.
    -   Series AV, Dividend  No.  6  of  $0.390625 per share.
    -   Series AX, Dividend  No.  6  of  $0.38125 per share.
    

SOURCE RBC

For further information: For further information: Investor Contact: Shirley Boudreau, Shareholder Relations, Toronto, (416) 955-7806, shirley.boudreau@rbc.com; Media Contact: Gillian McArdle, Media Relations, Toronto, (416) 974-5506, toll-free 1-888-880-2173, gillian.mcardle@rbc.com


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890