TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Home Capital Group Inc. (TSX: HCG) has approved the payment of a quarterly dividend of 20.0 cents per share on the outstanding Common Shares of the Company, which is equivalent to an annual dividend of 80.0 cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 1, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 23, 2012.
The above-mentioned dividend on the Common Shares is designated as an "eligible" dividend for the purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial legislation.
Home Capital Group Inc. is a public company, traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (HCG), operating through its principal subsidiary, Home Trust Company. Home Trust is a federally regulated trust company offering deposit, residential and non-residential mortgage lending, securitization of insured residential first mortgage products, consumer lending, Visa and payment card services. Licensed to conduct business across Canada, Home Trust has offices in Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Quebec.
For further information:
Gerald M. Soloway, CEO, or
Martin Reid, President