VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Maple Leaf Short Duration 2012 Flow-Through Limited Partnership (the “Partnership") is pleased to announce that it has filed a preliminary prospectus (the ”Prospectus”) dated April 5, 2012 with the securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada relating to the initial public offering of units of the Partnership.
The Partnership is designed to provide holders of its Québec Class Units (“Québec Class Limited Partners”) with a tax-assisted investment in a diversified portfolio of Flow-Through Shares of Resource Companies incurring Eligible Expenditures (as defined in the Prospectus) principally in the Province of Québec with a view to maximizing the tax benefits of an investment in Québec Class Units and achieving capital appreciation and/or income for Québec Class Limited Partners. Québec Class Units are most suitable for investors who reside in the Province Québec or are liable to pay income tax in Québec. TAX BENEFITS
Investors are expected to receive tax deductions for 2012 of up to 139% of the amount invested based on and subject to certain conditions as set forth in the Prospectus. LIQUIDITY EVENT
The investment portfolio of the Partnership will be actively managed in such a way as to preserve the ability to undertake a future liquidity event, such as a rollover into a mutual fund corporation.
The syndicate of agents for the offering is being led by Scotia Capital Inc. and includes BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., National Bank Financial Inc., Canaccord Genuity Corp., GMP Securities L.P., Raymond James Ltd., Macquarie Private Wealth Inc., Manulife Securities Incorporated, Desjardins Securities Inc., Dundee Securities Ltd. and Mackie Research Capital Corporation.
A copy of the Prospectus can be obtained from any agent.
Each of the provinces and territories of Canada. Please note that a National offering of Limited Partnership units is also being offered by the Partnership to Canadian residents. Please refer to the Prospectus for complete disclosure on the National offering.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Shane Doyle, President, Maple Leaf Short Duration Limited Partnerships
www.MapleLeafFunds.ca Distributed exclusively by: CADO Bancorp Ltd.
609 Granville Street, Suite 808 Vancouver BC V7Y 1G5
Tel: 1.866.688.5750 | Email: email@example.com
A preliminary prospectus dated April 5, 2012 relating to these securities has been filed with the securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada, but has not yet become final for the purpose of distribution to the public. This release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy the securities. This release is provided for information purposes only. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investment funds. Please read the Prospectus before investing. Investment funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. Capitalized terms not defined herein have the meanings set forth in the Prospectus.