Preferred Shares

Registered holders of Scotiabank preferred shares are eligible to participate in the Dividend and Share Purchase Plan for the purchase of common shares.

All outstanding issues of Scotiabank preferred shares are non-cumulative.

For fiscal 2017, record and payment dates are as follows:

Series

17 – 23, 30 - 34, 36, 38

17 – 23, 30 - 34, 36, 38

January

3

27

April

4

26

July

4

27

October

3

27


The Scotiabank Group has several different issues of preferred shares (listed below). To learn about the key features of a particular series, please click here

Key features
for Series 17 (BNS.PR.O) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 75 0,
for Series 18 (BNS.PR.P) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 74 3,
for Series 19 (BNS.PR.A) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 73 5,
for Series 20 (BNS.PR.Q) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 72 7,
for Series 21 (BNS.PR.B) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 71 9,
for Series 22 (BNS.PR.R) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 69 3,
for Series 23 (BNS.PR.C) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 68 5,
for Series 30 (BNS.PR.Y) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 63 6,
for Series 31 (BNS.PR.D) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 62 8,
for Series 32 (BNS.PR.Z) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 61 0,
for Series 33 (BNS.PR.F) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 59 4,
for Series 34 (BNS.PR.E) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064149 55 2,
for Series 36 (BNS.PR.G) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064151 20 2, and
for Series 38 (BNS.PR.H) Preferred Shares of the Bank CUSIP No. 064151 11 1.

Dividend Taxation
The federal Income Tax Act, and most provincial income tax legislation, provides lower levels of taxation for Canadian individuals who receive eligible dividends. All of the dividends paid by the Bank of Nova Scotia, and any of its subsidiaries, in 2006 are eligible dividends and all dividends paid hereafter will be eligible dividends unless indicated otherwise.