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Dividend information

Note
Dividends paid by BCE to Canadian residents are eligible dividends for Canadian income tax purposes.

Dividend policy
Below is a schedule of dates for 2017. Payments are subject to approval by the Board of Directors.

Common shares

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 December 15, 2016 (Thurs.) January 15, 2017 (Sun.) 133 $0.6825
February 1, 2017 March 15, 2017 (Wed.) April 15, 2017 (Sat.) 134 $0.7175
April 25, 2017 June 15, 2017 (Thurs.) July 15, 2017 (Sat.) 135 $0.7175
August 2, 2017 September 15, 2017 (Fri.) October 15, 2017 (Sun.) 136 $0.7175
November 1, 2017 December 15, 2017 (Fri.) January 15, 2018 (Mon.) 137 $0.7175

Preferred - Series R

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 February 1, 2017 (Wed.) March 1, 2017 (Wed.) 65 $0.258125
March 2, 2017 May 1, 2017 (Mon.) June 1, 2017 (Thurs.) 66 $0.258125
April 25, 2017 August 1, 2017 (Tues.) September 1, 2017 (Fri.) 67 $0.258125
August 2, 2017 November 1, 2017 (Wed.) December 1, 2017 (Fri.) 68 $0.258125
December 7, 2017 February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) March 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 69 $0.258125

Preferred - Series S

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend No.Amount of Dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 202 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 203 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 204 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 205 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 206 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 207 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 208 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 209 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 210 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 211 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 212 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 213 Floating
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 214 Floating
December 7, 2017 January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 215 Floating

Preferred - Series T

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) February 1, 2017 (Wed.) 41 $0.1886875
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) May 1, 2017 (Mon.) 42 $0.1886875
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) August 1, 2017 (Tues.) 43 $0.1886875
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) November 1, 2017 (Wed.) 44 $0.1886875
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 45 $0.1886875

Preferred - Series Y

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 188 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 189 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 190 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 191 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 192 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 193 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 194 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 195 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 196 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 197 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 198 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 199 Floating
December 7, 2017* December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 200 Floating
December 7, 2017* January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 201 Floating

*If shares are not all converted into series Z on December 1, 2017

Preferred - Series Z

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend No.Amount of Dividend
December 8, 2016 February 1, 2017 (Wed.) March 1, 2017 (Wed.) 57 $0.197
March 2, 2017 May 1, 2017 (Mon.) June 1, 2017 (Thurs.) 58 $0.197
April 25, 2017 August 1, 2017 (Tues.) September 1, 2017 (Fri.) 59 $0.197
August 2, 2017 November 1, 2017 (Wed.) December 1, 2017 (Fri.) 60 $0.197
December 7, 2017* February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) March 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 61 TBD

*If shares are not all converted into series Y on December 1, 2017

Preferred - Series AA

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend No.Amount of Dividend
December 8, 2016 February 1, 2017 (Wed.) March 1, 2017 (Wed.) 60 $0.215625
March 2, 2017 May 1, 2017 (Mon.) June 1, 2017 (Thurs.) 61 $0.215625
April 25, 2017 August 1, 2017 (Tues.) September 1, 2017 (Fri.) 62 $0.215625
August 2, 2017* November 1, 2017 (Wed.) December 1, 2017 (Fri.) 63 TBD
December 7, 2017* February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) March 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 64 TBD

*If shares are not all converted into series AB on September 1, 2017

Preferred - Series AB

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 112 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 113 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 114 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 115 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 116 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 117 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 118 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 119 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 120 Floating
August 2, 2017* September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 121 Floating
August 2, 2017* October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 122 Floating
November 1, 2017* November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 123 Floating
December 7, 2017* December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 124 Floating
December 7, 2017* January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 125 Floating

*If shares are not all converted into series AA on September 1, 2017

Preferred - Series AC

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 February 1, 2017 (Wed.) March 1, 2017 (Wed.) 56 $0.22188
March 2, 2017 May 1, 2017 (Mon.) June 1, 2017 (Thurs.) 57 $0.22188
April 25, 2017 August 1, 2017 (Tues.) September 1, 2017 (Fri.) 58 $0.22188
August 2, 2017 November 1, 2017 (Wed.) December 1, 2017 (Fri.) 59 $0.22188
December 7, 2017 February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) March 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 60 $0.22188

Preferred - Series AD

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 106 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 107 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 108 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 109 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 110 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 111 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 112 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 113 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 114 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 115 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 116 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 117 Floating
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 118 Floating
December 7, 2017 January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 119 Floating

Preferred - Series AE

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 120 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 121 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 122 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 123 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 124 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 125 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 126 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 127 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 128 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 129 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 130 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 131 Floating
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 132 Floating
December 7, 2017 January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 133 Floating

Preferred - Series AF

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) February 1, 2017 (Wed.) 41 $0.194375
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) May 1, 2017 (Mon.) 42 $0.194375
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) August 1, 2017 (Tues.) 43 $0.194375
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) November 1, 2017 (Wed.) 44 $0.194375
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 45 $0.194375

Preferred - Series AG

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) February 1, 2017 (Wed.) 41 $0.17500
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) May 1, 2017 (Mon.) 42 $0.17500
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) August 1, 2017 (Tues.) 43 $0.17500
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) November 1, 2017 (Wed.) 44 $0.17500
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 45 $0.17500

Preferred - Series AH

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 120 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 121 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 122 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 123 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 124 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 125 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 126 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 127 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 128 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 129 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 130 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 131 Floating
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 132 Floating
December 7, 2017 January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 133 Floating

Preferred - Series AI

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) February 1, 2017 (Wed.) 41 $0.171875
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) May 1, 2017 (Mon.) 42 $0.171875
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) August 1, 2017 (Tues.) 43 $0.171875
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) November 1, 2017 (Wed.) 44 $0.171875
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) February 1, 2018 (Thurs.) 45 $0.171875

Preferred - Series AJ

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
December 8, 2016 December 30, 2016 (Fri.) January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 65 $0.05625
December 8, 2016 January 31, 2017 (Tues.) February 12, 2017 (Sun.) 66 $0.05625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 12, 2017 (Sun.) 67 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 March 31, 2017 (Fri.) April 12, 2017 (Wed.) 68 $0.05625
March 2, 2017 April 28, 2017 (Fri.) May 12, 2017 (Fri.) 69 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 12, 2017 (Mon.) 70 Floating
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 71 Floating
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 72 Floating
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 73 Floating
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 74 Floating
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 75 Floating
November 2, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 76 Floating
December 7, 2017 December 29, 2017 (Fri.) January 12, 2018 (Fri.) 77 Floating
December 7, 2017 January 31, 2018 (Wed.) February 12, 2018 (Mon.) 78 Floating

Preferred - Series AK

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 November 30, 2016 (Wed.) December 31, 2016 (Sat.) 22 $0.259380
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 23 $0.184625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 24 $0.184625
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 25 $0.184625
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 26 $0.184625

Preferred - Series AL

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 1 $0.14727
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 2 $0.14710
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 3 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 4 Floating

Preferred - Series AM (formerly Bell Aliant - Series A)

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 November 30, 2016 (Wed.) December 31, 2016 (Sat.) 9 $0.17275
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 10 $0.17275
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 11 $0.17275
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 12 $0.17275
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 13 $0.17275

Preferred - Series AN

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 November 30, 2016 (Wed.) December 31, 2016 (Sat.) 3 $0.16396
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 4 $0.16021
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 5 $0.16018
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 6 Floating
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 7 Floating

Preferred - Series AO (formerly Bell Aliant - Series C)

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 November 30, 2016 (Wed.) December 31, 2016 (Sat.) 9 $0.284375
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 10 $0.284375
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 11 $0.26625
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 12 $0.26625
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 13 $0.26625

Preferred - Series AQ (formerly Bell Aliant - Series E)

DeclarationRecordPaymentDividend no.Amount of dividend
November 2, 2016 November 30, 2016 (Wed.) December 31, 2016 (Sat.) 9 $0.265625
February 1, 2017 February 28, 2017 (Tues.) March 31, 2017 (Fri.) 10 $0.265625
April 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 (Wed.) June 30, 2017 (Fri.) 11 $0.265625
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 30, 2017 (Sat.) 12 $0.265625
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 13 $0.265625
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