Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund

October 16, 2008 16:15 ET

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund to Host Annual Investor Day

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 16, 2008) - Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund (TSX:MPT.UN)(TSX:MPT.DB) ("MPT" or the "Fund"), which invests in essential infrastructure assets, today announced that it will hold an Investor Day on November 20, 2008 in Toronto.

Analysts, institutional investors and brokers are invited to join members of MPT's management and operational teams at the Toronto Board of Trade, which is located in First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West. Gregory Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer, will discuss MPT's strong position in the current economic environment and provide a strategic outlook for the year ahead. Following Mr. Smith's presentation, the audience will hear from two distinguished guest speakers:

- David Butters, who is President of the Association of Power Producers of Ontario (APPrO), will share his insight into Ontario's power supply mix and the role and outlook for non-utility generators (NUGs); and

- David McFadden, who is Chair of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP's National Energy and Infrastructure Industry Group and a Director of the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, will discuss Canada's infrastructure deficit and the increasing role of public-private partnerships (P3s) in meeting infrastructure investment needs.

Registration will commence at 3:30 p.m. with presentations scheduled from 4:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., to be followed by a cocktail reception. Members of the investment community who wish to attend are invited to RSVP to Iris Roesler at 416-607-5166 or

The presentations will also be accessible via live webcast with accompanying slides at, in the Investor Centre, under the Presentations and Events tab. An archive of the webcast, including a transcript, will be available following the event.

About Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund invests in essential infrastructure assets in North America with an emphasis on power infrastructure. MPT's strategy is to acquire and actively manage a diverse, high quality portfolio of infrastructure assets to improve their financial performance and provide growing and sustainable distributions to unitholders. MPT's portfolio includes investments in gas cogeneration, wind, hydro and biomass power generating facilities, representing approximately 350 MW of installed capacity, and a 45% interest in Leisureworld Senior Care LP, a leading provider of long-term care, or social infrastructure, in Ontario. MPT is managed by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited. Please visit for additional information.

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund is not an authorised deposit taking institution for the purposes of the Banking Act (Cth) 1959 and Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund's obligations do not represent deposits or other liabilities of Macquarie Bank Limited ABN 46 008 583 542 (MBL). MBL does not guarantee or otherwise provide assurance in respect of the obligations of Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund.

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