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Dividend increase for Canadian Companies - 2017

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Bank of Nova Scotia increases it's dividend from 0.76->0.79.
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Fortis Inc (TSX: FTS)

Fourth quarter 2017 dividend increase of 6.25%, marking 44 consecutive years of annual common share dividend payment increases
$0.425 per share on the Common Shares of the Corporation, payable on December 1, 2017 to the Shareholders of Record at the close of business on November 20, 2017.
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First National Financial Corporation Declares Special Common Share Dividend
The Company's Board of Directors today announced a special common share dividend in the amount of $1.25 per share, payable on December 15, 2017 to shareholders of record on November 30, 2017. This payment reflects the Board's determination that the Company has generated excess capital in the past several years and that the capital needed for near-term growth can be generated from current operations.
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WCN. Waste Connections announced a 16.7% increase to its quarterly dividend to US$0.14 per share, and the first payment at this increased rate will be paid on November 22 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 8.
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Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR.TO) says it earned US$91.4 million in its latest quarter as sales at its Burger King restaurants improved.
The company, which is also the parent company of Tim Hortons and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, also boosted its quarterly dividend by a penny to 21 cents per share.
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Whitecap Resources Inc. Announces ... 5% Dividend Increase
Whitecap's board of directors has approved effective for the December 2017 dividend, an increase to the Company's monthly dividend to $0.0245 per share from $0.0233 per share, an increase of 5%, thereby demonstrating confidence in our ability to generate free funds flow and our commitment to return cash to our shareholders even in a low commodity price environment.
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Pulse Seismic Inc. ... Announces Special Dividend
Subsequent to the end of the quarter, on November 1, 2017, Pulse’s Board of Directors approved and declared a special dividend, enabling shareholders to benefit directly and immediately from the record sale in August. The special dividend will be for $0.20 per share, totalling $10.9 million based on Pulse’s 54,593,017 common shares outstanding as of November 1, 2017 and will be paid on December 8, 2017 to shareholders of record on November 16, 2017.
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Genworth increases dividend 7%
The Board of Directors of Genworth MI Canada Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: MIC) today announced that it has authorized and declared a dividend of $0.47 per common share for the fourth quarter of 2017. This dividend will be paid on November 30, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2017. This represents an increase of $0.03 or 7% per common share from the prior quarter's dividend.
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Cogeco Inc (TSX:CGO)

A quarterly eligible dividend of $0.39 per share was declared, an increase of 14.7% compared to the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017

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Cogeco Communications Inc (TSX:CCA)

A quarterly eligible dividend of $0.475 per share was declared, an increase of 10.5% compared to the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017.
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Sun Life Financial (TSX:SLF)

Increases dividend by 5%

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced an increase of 5% or 2 cents per share to the dividend to be paid on its common shares, rising to $0.455 per common share, payable December 29, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 29, 2017.

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