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HIGH RIVER, AB, Nov. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - (TSX - WES) - Western Financial
Group ("the Company") announced today that it will provide the
First Preferred Shares Series 4: (WES.PR.B) - A dividend of $3.3750 per share to be declared payable on December
17, 2012 to the holders of record as of December 3, 2012.
All dividends are designated as "eligible" dividends for the purposes of
the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial and territorial legislation.
About Western Financial Group
Western Financial Group is a western Canada based, diversified,
financial services company serving more than 600,000 customers. Founded
in 1996 and headquartered in High River, Alberta, Western provides
insurance, banking and investment products and services through more
than 120 office locations, the Internet (www.westernfinancialgroup.ca) and other distribution channels. With a skilled team of approximately
1,500 employees, and backed by the strong resources of its owners,
Western is committed to building the strongest financial services
company in western Canada.
Western Financial Group is a subsidiary of Desjardins Group, the leading
cooperative financial group in Canada.
SOURCE: Western Financial Group