BOSTON, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Santander Holdings USA, Inc. (SHUSA), parent company of Santander Bank, N.A., announced today that its Board of Directors declared a dividend on SHUSA's Preferred Stock. A dividend payment of $0.45625 per share is payable on February 15, 2017 to holders of record on February 1, 2017 for SHUSA's Series C Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: SOVPRC).
Santander Holdings USA, Inc. (SHUSA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE: SAN) (Santander), a global retail and commercial bank with more than 117 million customers worldwide. As the intermediate holding company for Santander's U.S. businesses, SHUSA includes multiple companies with nearly 17,000 employees, 5.1 million customers and assets of over $142.2 billion. These include Santander Bank, N.A., one of the country's largest retail and commercial banks by deposits; Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC), a national vehicle finance and consumer lending company; Banco Santander International of Miami; Banco Santander Puerto Rico and Santander Securities LLC of Puerto Rico; and Santander Investment Securities Inc. of New York.