West Street Capital Corporation
TSX VENTURE : WSC
TSX VENTURE : WSC.PR.A

West Street Capital Corporation

September 28, 2009 16:31 ET

West Street Announces Approval of Amalgamation

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2009) - West Street Capital Corporation ("West Street") (TSX VENTURE:WSC)(TSX VENTURE:WSC.PR.A) announced today that its shareholders have approved the amalgamation (the "Amalgamation") of West Street with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management Inc. ("Brookfield"). The Amalgamation is expected to be completed on October 1, 2009.

As a result of the Amalgamation, Brookfield will beneficially own all of the Class E Preferred Shares, Series 1 ("Preferred Shares") of West Street. The Preferred Shares will be de-listed from the TSX Venture Exchange as soon as practicable after the completion of the Amalgamation.

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