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Fairfax Announces Quarterly Dividend on Series C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K and M Preferred Shares and Quarterly Dividend Rate for Series D, F, H and J Shares

09/01/2017

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TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/01/17 -- Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited ("Fairfax") (TSX:FFH)(FFH.U) announces that it has declared the following quarterly dividends per share on its preferred shares:








Series of
Preferred Shares

Dividend (C$)
Payment Date
Record Date
Series C
0.286125
September 29, 2017
September 15, 2017
Series D
0.22931
September 28, 2017
Series E
0.18188
September 29, 2017
Series F
0.16760
September 28, 2017
Series G
0.207375
September 29, 2017
Series H
0.19253
September 28, 2017
Series I
0.23175
September 29, 2017
Series J
0.21061
September 28, 2017
Series K
0.291938
September 29, 2017
Series M
0.296875
September 29, 2017







Applicable Canadian withholding tax will be applied to dividends payable to non-residents of Canada.

Fairfax has also determined the quarterly dividend rates in respect of the September 29, 2017 to December 28, 2017 dividend period for its floating rate preferred shares. The rates, together with the dividends per share payable for such period (if and when declared), are set forth below:

Series of
Preferred Shares

Rate (%)
Annualized Rate (%)
Dividend (C$)
Series D
0.97034
3.89202
0.24258
Series F
0.72352
2.90202
0.18088
Series H
0.82324
3.0202
0.20581
Series J
0.89554
3.59202
0.22389

Fairfax is a holding company which, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in property and casualty insurance and reinsurance and investment management.

John Varnell
Vice President, Corporate Development
(416) 367-4941

Source: Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited