Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 14, 2021) - Atrium Mortgage Investment Corporation (TSX: AI) is pleased to announce its regular monthly dividend policy for 2021 at an annual rate of $0.90 per share, payable at a monthly rate of $0.075 per share.
Each dividend is payable after it is declared by Atrium's board of directors. Atrium's board of directors has declared a dividend for the month of January 2021 of $0.075 per common share, to be paid February 12, 2021 to shareholders of record January 29, 2021.
Atrium has reinstated its dividend reinvestment plan ("DRIP") commencing with the dividend payable on February 12, 2021 to shareholders of record on January 29, 2021. Shareholders that were enrolled in the DRIP at suspension and remain enrolled at the reinstatement will automatically resume participation in the DRIP.
Shareholders are reminded that the DRIP allows them to automatically reinvest their dividends in new shares of Atrium at a 2% discount from market price and with no commissions. This provides shareholders with an easy way to realize the benefits of compound growth of their investment in Atrium. Shareholders can enrol in the DRIP program by contacting their investment advisor.
Canada's Premier Non-Bank Lender™
Atrium is a non-bank provider of residential and commercial mortgages that lends in major urban centres in Canada where the stability and liquidity of real estate are high. Atrium's objectives are to provide its shareholders with stable and secure dividends and preserve shareholders' equity by lending within conservative risk parameters.
Atrium is a Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) as defined in the Canada Income Tax Act, so is not taxed on income provided that its taxable income is paid to its shareholders in the form of dividends within 90 days after December 31 each year. Such dividends are generally treated by shareholders as interest income, so that each shareholder is in the same position as if the mortgage investments made by the company had been made directly by the shareholder. For further information, please refer to regulatory filings available at www.sedar.com or Atrium's website at www.atriummic.com.
For further information, please contact
Robert G. Goodall
President and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
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