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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 payment dates for 2017. It is important to note that this is subject to dividends being declared by the Board of Directors. When a dividend payment date falls on a day during the weekend or on a holiday, the payment is made on the following business day.

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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 208 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 209 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 210 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 211 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 212 $0.06667
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 213 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 194 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 195 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 196 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 197 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 198 $0.06667
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 199 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 118 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 119 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 120 $0.06146
August 2, 2017* September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 121 $0.06563
August 2, 2017* October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 122 $0.06667
November 1, 2017* November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 123 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 112 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 113 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 114 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 115 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 116 $0.06667
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 117 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 126 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 127 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 128 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 129 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 130 $0.06667
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 131 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 126 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 127 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 128 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 129 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 130 $0.06667
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 131 $0.06667
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 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 June 30, 2017 (Fri.) July 12, 2017 (Wed.) 71 $0.05625
April 25, 2017 July 31, 2017 (Mon.) August 12, 2017 (Sat.) 72 $0.05944
August 2, 2017 August 31, 2017 (Thurs.) September 12, 2017 (Tues.) 73 $0.06146
August 2, 2017 September 29, 2017 (Fri.) October 12, 2017 (Thurs.) 74 $0.06563
August 2, 2017 October 31, 2017 (Tues.) November 12, 2017 (Sun.) 75 $0.06667
November 2, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 12, 2017 (Tues.) 76 $0.06667
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 $0.15180
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 4 $0.16522

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 $0.16503
November 1, 2017 November 30, 2017 (Thurs.) December 31, 2017 (Sun.) 7 $0.17845

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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