Maple Leaf 2012 Energy Income Limited Partnership

Maple Leaf 2012 Energy Income Limited Partnership

January 23, 2012 14:11 ET

Maple Leaf 2012 Energy Income Limited Partnership-Maximum Issue: $30,000,000

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2012) - Maple Leaf 2012 Energy Income Limited Partnership (the "Partnership") is pleased to announce that it has filed a preliminary prospectus (the "Prospectus") dated January 16, 2012 with the securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces of Canada relating to the initial public offering of units of the Partnership.

PARTNERSHIP OBJECTIVES

The Partnership has been created to provide Limited Partners with an investment in a pool of professionally selected, non-operated, direct working interests and similar interests in oil and gas production and / or production revenue and participate in the development of the oil and gas properties in order to generate (i) income through monthly cash distributions upon the completion of certain development drilling programs; (ii) potential capital appreciation; and (iii) tax deductions equal to 100% of their investment.

THE SYNDICATE

The syndicate of agents for the offering is being led by Scotia Capital Inc., and includes BMO Capital Markets, National Bank Financial Inc., GMP Securities L.P., Canaccord Genuity Corp., Macquarie Private Wealth Inc., Manulife Securities Incorporated, Raymond James Ltd., Acumen Finance Capital Partners Limited, Desjardins Securities Inc., Mackie Research Capital Corporation and Union Securities Inc.

INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT TEAM

Located in Calgary, Alberta the Partnerships Investment Management Team will be led by Joseph Durante and Glen Tanaka at Toscana Energy Corporation ("Toscana").

A preliminary prospectus dated January 16, 2012 containing important information relating to these securities has been filed with securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces of Canada. The preliminary prospectus is still subject to completion or amendment. Copies of the preliminary prospectus may be obtained from your investment dealer or by contacting Maple Leaf 2012 Energy Income Limited Partnership at the coordinates listed above. There will not be any sale or any acceptance of an offer to buy the securities until a receipt for the final prospectus has been issued.

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