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

Schedule of dividend payments

Below is a schedule of payment dates for 2022. 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.

Declaration Record Payment Dividend number Amount of dividend
December 9, 2021 December 31, 2021 (Friday) January 12, 2022 (Wednesday) 166 $0.05104
December 9, 2021 January 31, 2022 (Monday) February 14, 2022 (Monday) 167 $0.05104
February 2, 2022 February 28, 2022 (Monday) March 14, 2022 (Monday) 168 $0.05104
March 3, 2022 March 31, 2022 (Thursday) April 12, 2022 (Tuesday) 169 $0.05592
March 3, 2022 April 29, 2022 (Friday) May 12, 2022 (Thursday) 170 $0.06215
May 4, 2022 May 31, 2022 (Tuesday) June 13, 2022 (Monday) 171 $0.06667
May 4, 2022 June 30, 2022 (Thursday) July 12, 2022 (Tuesday) 172 $0.07673
May 4, 2022 July 29, 2022 (Friday) August 12, 2022 (Friday) 173 $0.08919
August 3, 2022 August 31, 2022 (Wednesday) September 12, 2022 (Monday) 174 Floating
August 3, 2022 September 29, 2022 (Thursday) October 12, 2022 (Wednesday) 175 Floating
August 3, 2022 October 31, 2022 (Monday) November 14, 2022 (Monday) 176 Floating
November 2, 2022 November 30, 2022 (Wednesday) December 12, 2022 (Monday) 177 Floating
December 8, 2022 December 30, 2022 (Friday) January 12, 2023 (Thursday) 178 Floating
December 8, 2022 January 31, 2023 (Tuesday) February 13, 2023 (Monday) 179 Floating
AC AD

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Cusip

Shares outstanding

BCE.PR.C

05534B786

10,029,691

BCE.PR.D

05534B687

9,970,309

Annual dividend 4.38% per annum Floating
Dividend payment dates The 1st day of March, June, Sept. and Dec. The 12th day of every month
Dividend terms Until March 1, 2023, series AC shareholders are entitled to receive quarterly cash dividends of 4.38% per annum computed in accordance with the terms and conditions attached to such shares Until March 1, 2023, series AD shareholders are entitled to receive monthly floating adjustable cash dividends, computed in accordance with the terms and conditions attached to such shares
Redemption price $25.00 $25.50
Redemption terms BCE may redeem the series AC shares on March 1, 2023, and on March 1 every five years thereafter for $25.00 per share BCE may redeem the series AD shares at any time for $25.50 per share
Convertible into First Preferred, Series AD First Preferred, Series AC
Conversion date March 1, 2023 March 1, 2023
Conversion terms Holders of series AC shares will, subject to the automatic conversion provisions, have the right to convert, on March 1, 2023 and on March 1 every five years thereafter, their shares into an equal number of series AD shares upon giving to BCE notice thereof as per the terms and conditions of the conversion Holders of series AD shares will, subject to the automatic conversion provisions, have the right to convert, on March 1, 2023 and on March 1 every five years thereafter, their shares into an equal number of series AC shares upon giving to BCE notice thereof as per the terms and conditions of the conversion
Automatic conversion Following the close of business on last day for tendering the shares for conversion by holders of series AC and series AD shares, if BCE determines that there would be outstanding on a conversion date less than 2,500,000 series AC shares, such remaining number of series AC shares shall automatically be converted into an equal number of series AD shares. Additionally, if BCE determines at such time that there would be outstanding on such conversion date less than 2,500,000 series AD shares, then no series AC shares shall be converted into series AD shares Following the close of business on last day for tendering the shares for conversion by holders of series AD and series AC shares, if BCE determines that there would be outstanding on a conversion date less than 2,500,000 series AD shares, such remaining number of series AD shares shall automatically be converted into an equal number of series AC shares. Additionally, if BCE determines at such time that there would be outstanding on such conversion date less than 2,500,000 series AC shares, then no series AD shares shall be converted into series AC shares