Dec 8 (Reuters) - National Bank of Canada’s quarterly profit rose as it earned more from loans and grew its wealth management revenue .
National, Canada’s sixth-biggest bank, posted August-October net income of C$294 million, or C$1.74 a share, compared with a year-before profit of C$287 million, or C$1.66 a share.
Revenue rose 9 percent to C$1.19 billion.
Net income from the wealth management segment rose 13 percent at C$35 million for the quarter.
The Montreal-based bank raised its quarterly dividend by 6 percent to 75 Canadian cents per share. (Reporting by Maneesha Tiwari in Bangalore)