April 17, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Santander Holdings
, Inc. ("SHUSA"),
parent company of Sovereign Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a dividend on SHUSA's Preferred Stock. A dividend payment of
per depositary share is payable on May 15, 2012 to holders of record on May 1, 2012 for the SHUSA's Series C Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: SOVPRC).
About our company
, Inc. (SHUSA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Banco Santander, S.A. and is the holding company for Sovereign Bank, a financial institution with principal markets in the northeastern
. Sovereign Bank has more than 720 branches, nearly 2,300 ATMs and approximately 8,500 team members.
Banco Santander S.A. (SAN.MC, STD.N) is a retail and commercial bank, headquartered in
, with a presence in ten main markets:
and the U.S. Founded in 1857, Santander has 102 million customers, approximately 15,000 branches – more than any other international bank – and more than 193,000 employees. For more information on Santander, visit
Note: "Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements in this press release regarding Santander Holdings
, Inc.'s business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual future events to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Forward-Looking Statements" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.
SOURCE Santander Holdings