Maple Leaf Short Duration 2013 Flow-Through Limited Partnership



Maple Leaf Short Duration 2013 Flow-Through Limited Partnership

February 25, 2013 09:00 ET

Maple Leaf Short Duration 2013 Flow-Through Limited Partnership Files Final Prospectus

Books Closing Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12 Noon (EST)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2013) - Maple Leaf Short Duration 2013 Flow-Through Limited Partnership (the "Partnership") is pleased to announce that it has filed a final prospectus (the "Prospectus") dated February 21, 2013 with the securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada relating to the initial public offering of National and Quebec Class Units of the Partnership. The maximum offering of the Partnership's National Class Units is $20,000,000 and the Quebec Class Units is $10,000,000. The books will close for its initial closing on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12 noon (EST).

Partnership Objectives & Benefits - National Class

The Partnership is designed to provide holders of its National Class Units ("National Class Limited Partners") with an investment in a diversified portfolio of Flow-Through Shares of Resource Companies incurring Eligible Expenditures (as those terms are defined in the Prospectus) across Canada with a view to maximizing the tax benefits of an investment in National Class Units and achieving capital appreciation and/or income for National Class Limited Partners. National Class Limited Partners must be residents of Canada or liable to pay Canadian income tax.

Investors are expected to receive tax deductions for 2013 of approximately 100% of the amount invested based on and subject to certain conditions as set forth in the Prospectus.

Partnership Objectives & Benefits - Québec Class

The Partnership is designed to provide holders of its Québec Class Units ("Québec Class Limited Partners") with an investment in a diversified portfolio of Flow-Through Shares of Resource Companies incurring Eligible Expenditures 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.

Investors are expected to receive tax deductions for 2013 of up to 138% of the amount invested based on and subject to certain conditions as set forth in the Prospectus.

Liquidity Event.

The investment portfolios of both the National and Québec Class 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.

The syndicate of agents for the offering is being led by Scotiabank and includes National Bank Financial Inc., BMO Capital Markets, Canaccord Genuity Corp., GMP Securities L.P., Raymond James Ltd., Desjardins Securities Inc., Macquarie Private Wealth Inc., Manulife Securities, Burgeonvest Bick Securities Limited, Dundee Securities Ltd., Mackie Research Capital Corporation and PI Financial Corp. A copy of the Prospectus can be obtained from any agent.

Offering Jurisdictions.

Each of the provinces and territories of Canada.

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