North American Financial 15 Split Corporation is a high quality portfolio consisting of 15 financial services companies made up of Canadian and U.S. issuers. The portfolio shares have demonstrated a record of above-average long-term share performance and dividend growth. Financial Services companies are expected to benefit from a growing economic and capital markets recovery, earnings growth momentum and continued consolidation trends within the industry.


The Corporation offers two types of shares, a Class A (FFN) and a Preferred (FFN.PR.A).

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Bank of America Corporation

Bank of Montreal

Bank of Nova Scotia

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

CI Financial Corp.

Citigroup Inc.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Great-West Lifeco Inc.

JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Manulife Financial Corporation

National Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada

Sun Life Financial Inc.

The Toronto-Dominion Bank

Wells Fargo & Company


Shares held within the Portfolio are expected to range between 4-8% in weight but may vary from time to time. Top holdings by weight may include holdings other than the core holdings as 15% of the net asset value may be invested in equity securities other than the core holdings (as per the Prospectus).



Preferred Shares:


(i) to provide holders of Preferred Shares with cumulative preferential monthly cash dividends currently in the amount of 6.75% annually (7.75% effective Dec 1/22), to be set by the Board of Directors annually and subject to a minimum of 5.50% until 2024; and
(ii) on or about the termination date of December 1, 2024 (subject to further 5 year extensions thereafter), to pay the holders of the Preferred Shares $10 per Preferred Share.

Class A Shares:

(i) to provide holders of Class A Shares with regular monthly cash distributions in an amount to be determined by the Board of Directors; and
(ii) to permit holders to participate in all growth in the net asset value of the Company above $10 per Unit, by paying holders on or about the termination date of December 1, 2024 (subject to further 5 year extensions thereafter) such amounts as remain in the Company after paying $10 per Preferred Share.

​Preferred Shares:


  • Fixed cumulative monthly dividends*

  • Potential for higher monthly dividends annually/5 year minimum

  • Quality investments and diversification

  • Strong downside protection and asset coverage

  • Pfd-4 (high) DBRS Rating - March 2022

  • Competitive Yield


Class A Shares:


  • Monthly cash dividends*

  • Quality investments and diversification

  • Leverage to performance of high quality stocks

  • Capital appreciation potential

  • Attractive alternative to other income vehicles

    *For the purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial legislation, the Company designates any and all dividends paid on both its Class A and Preferred shares as “eligible dividends” unless the Company indicates otherwise.



Holdings Sorted by weight as at August 31, 2022:

Bank of America Corp
Citigroup Inc
Royal Bank of Canada
Goldman Sachs Group Inc
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Wells Fargo & Co
Morgan Stanley
Toronto-Dominion Bank
Sun Life Financial Inc
Manulife Financial Corp
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Bank of Montreal
US Bancorp
Bank of Nova Scotia
National Bank of Canada

September 15, 2022  
NAV Pre-Distribution:    $14.39    
Distribution:    $0.00    
NAV Net of Distribution:    $14.39    
NAV + Total Distributions Paid to Date:    $39.82