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Empire Life declares shareholder dividends

News release / Communiqué de presse
Thu, 04/29/2021 - 16:54

(Kingston, ON – April 29, 2021) – The Board of Directors of The Empire Life Insurance Company (Empire Life) today declared the following cash dividends:


Record Date

Payable Date

Amount of Dividend

Common Shares

May 14, 2021

June 8, 2021


Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 3 

June 17, 2021

July 17, 2021


Empire Life advises that the above referenced dividends are eligible dividends for the purposes of the Income Tax Act, Canada and any similar provincial tax legislation.

About Empire Life

Established in 1923, Empire Life is a subsidiary of E-L Financial Corporation Limited. The company’s mission is to make it simple, fast and easy for Canadians to get the investment, insurance and group benefits coverage they need to build wealth, generate income, and achieve financial security. As of March 31, 2021, Empire Life had total assets under management of $18.6 billion. Follow on Twitter @EmpireLife or visit for more information.

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Contact: Laurie Swinton, Director, Corporate Communications
613 548-1890, ext. 3374