ARLINGTON, Va., March 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington Asset Investment Corp. (AI) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.4375 per share of its 7.00% Series B Cumulative Perpetual Redeemable Preferred Stock (NYSE:AI PrB) (the "Series B Preferred Stock") and an initial quarterly dividend (long first dividend period) of $0.61875 per share of its 8.250% Series C Fixed-to-Floating Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (NYSE:AI PrC) (the "Series C Preferred Stock") for the second quarter of 2019. Dividends for the Series B Preferred Stock and Series C Preferred Stock will both be payable on July 1, 2019 to shareholders of record on May 31, 2019. The tax characterization to shareholders of the distribution will be determined after the end of the calendar year and will be reported to shareholders on Form 1099-DIV.
About the Company
Arlington Asset Investment Corp. (AI) currently invests primarily in mortgage-related and other assets and intends to qualify to be taxed as a real estate investment trust commencing with its taxable year ending December 31, 2019. The Company is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. For more information, please visit www.arlingtonasset.com.
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