TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 19, 2016) - Dividend Select 15 Corp. (The "Company") declares its monthly distribution of $0.07142 per Equity share. The distribution is payable January 10, 2017 to shareholders on record as of December 30, 2016.

Under the distribution policy announced in September 2014, the monthly dividend payable on the Equity shares is determined by applying a 10.00% annualized rate on the volume weighted average market price (VWAP) of the Equity shares over the last 3 trading days of the preceding month. As a result, Equity shareholders of record on December 30, 2016 will receive a dividend of $0.07142 per share based on the VWAP of $8.57 payable on January 10, 2017. The yield will remain stable at 10.00% (based on the VWAP) under this distribution policy.

Since inception, Equity shareholders have received a total of $4.73 per share inclusive of this distribution.

The Company invests in a portfolio of 15 Canadian companies selected from the following 20 company universe which are among the highest Canadian dividend yielding stocks.

Bank of Montreal Great West Lifeco inc. TELUS Corporation
BCE Inc. Husky Energy Inc. The Bank of Nova Scotia
CIBC National Bank of Canada The Toronto-Dominion Bank
CI Financial Corp. Power Corporation of Canada Thomson Reuters Corporation
Enbridge Inc. Royal Bank of Canada TMX Group Inc.
EnCana Coproration Loblaw Companies Limited TransAlta Corporation
Sun Life Financial Inc. TransCanada Corporation
Distribution Details
Equity Share (DS) $0.07142
Ex-Dividend Date: December 28, 2016
Record Date: December 30, 2016
Payable Date: January 10, 2017

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