Brookfield Soundvest Equity Fund
TSX : BSE.UN

Brookfield Soundvest Equity Fund
Brookfield Soundvest Split Trust
TSX : BSD.UN
TSX : BSD.PR.A

Brookfield Soundvest Split Trust

February 16, 2011 16:36 ET

Brookfield Soundvest Funds Announce Distributions

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 16, 2011) - Brookfield Soundvest Funds (TSX:BSE.UN)(TSX:BSD.UN)(TSX:BSD.PR.A) today announced distributions for the following funds:


Fund
Ticker
(TSX)
Distribution
(per unit)
Record
Date
Payable
Date
Brookfield Soundvest Equity Fund
(monthly distribution on Capital Units)
BSE.UN $0.02 February
28, 2011
March
15, 2011
Brookfield Soundvest Split Trust
(quarterly distribution on Capital Units)
BSD.UN $0.01 February
28, 2011
March
15, 2011
Brookfield Soundvest Split Trust
(quarterly preferred interest payment)
BSD.PR.A $0.15 February
28, 2011
March
15, 2011

The distribution on the Capital Units of the Brookfield Soundvest Split Trust (the "Trust") has been reinstated with an initial quarterly distribution of $0.01 per unit. This distribution reflects a current annualized rate of $0.04 per unit per annum. This anticipated distribution reflects prevailing market conditions and the Trust's estimate of distributable cash flow for the year.

Brookfield Soundvest Funds give investors access to tax-advantaged distributions while focusing on capital preservation and long-term total return. The manager and investment advisor and portfolio manager for the Funds is Brookfield Soundvest Capital Management Ltd. (the "Manager"), an established investment advisor, providing investment management services to trusts, foundations, corporations and high net worth individuals.

For further information please visit www.brookfieldsoundvest.com or www.brookfieldfunds.com.

Note: This news release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of Canadian provincial securities laws. Forward-looking statements in this news release include statements regarding payment of future distributions in respect of Capital Units of the Trust. Although the Manager believes that these forward-looking statements and information are based upon reasonable assumptions and expectations, the reader should not place undue reliance on them, or any other forward looking statements or information in this news release. The future performance and prospects of the Trust are subject to a number of known and unknown risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause actual results of the Trust to differ materially from those contemplated or implied by the statements in this news release include general economic conditions in Canada and elsewhere, changes in legislation including tax laws and regulations and other risks and factors described in the documents filed by the Manager with the securities regulators in Canada including under "Risk Factors" and other risks and factors described in the Trust's prospectus and the Trust's most recently filed Management Report of Fund Performance, Annual Information Form and other continuous disclosure documents available at www.sedar.com, www.brookfieldfunds.com or www.brookfieldsoundvest.com. Except as required by law, the Manager undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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