TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - EGI Financial Holdings Inc. ("EGI") (TSX: EFH) today announced it has declared a dividend of $0.10 per common share payable on January 2, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 12, 2013. EGI intends to pay dividends quarterly.
The dividend is designated as an eligible dividend for Canadian income tax purposes.
Founded in 1997, EGI operates in the property and casualty insurance industry in Canada and Europe, primarily focusing on non-standard automobile insurance and other specialty general insurance products. EGI's common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol EFH.
This news release contains forward-looking information based on current expectations. This information includes, but is not limited to, statements about the operations, business, financial condition, priorities, targets, ongoing objectives, strategies and outlook of EGI for 2013 and subsequent periods.
This information is based upon certain material factors or assumptions that were applied in drawing a conclusion or making a projection as reflected in the forward-looking information. By its nature, this information is subject to inherent risks and uncertainties that may be general or specific. A variety of material factors, many of which are beyond EGI's control, affect the operations, performance and results of EGI and its business and could cause actual results to differ materially from the expectations expressed in any of this forward-looking information.
EGI does not undertake to update any forward-looking information. Additional information about the risks and uncertainties about EGI's business is provided in its disclosure materials, including its Annual Information Form and Management Discussion & Analysis, filed with the securities regulatory authorities in Canada, available at www.sedar.com.
SOURCE: EGI Financial Holdings Inc.
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EGI Financial Holdings Inc.
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