Newport Partners Income Fund
TSX : NPF.UN

Newport Partners Income Fund

October 16, 2008 14:00 ET

Newport Partners Income Fund to Release 2008 Third Quarter Results November 13th, 2008

Conference Call at 10:30 am

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 16, 2008) -

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Newport Partners Income Fund ("NPF" or the "Fund") (TSX:NPF.UN) announces the following upcoming event:

Third Quarter Results and Conference Call:

NPF expects to release its 2008 third quarter financial results before markets open on Thursday, November 13th. Management will hold a conference call for investors, analysts, brokers and media representatives to discuss the 2008 third quarter results on November 13th.



The details are as follows:

Date: November 13th, 2008
Time: 10:30 am EST
Access: 416-641-6136 (local)
1-866-223-7781 (toll free)


This conference call will be recorded and available for replay until Thursday, November 27th, 2008. To listen to the replay, please dial 416-695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053, passcode is 3272599.

NPF's financial statements will be available prior to the conference call by visiting www.newportpartners.ca, clicking on Investor Info section and "Financial Reports".

About Newport Partners Income Fund

Newport Partners Income Fund is an unincorporated, open-ended trust created to hold, through its investment in Newport Partners Commercial Trust, interests in Newport Private Yield LP, a limited partnership established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. NPF began trading on the TSX on August 8, 2005 under the symbol NPF.UN.

Newport Partners Income Fund is a publicly-traded diversified fund that invests in successful Canadian private businesses run by proven entrepreneurs at reasonable prices. We target above-average rates of return by putting our money to work behind talented entrepreneurs who have a record of success in their business and a growth opportunity for the future. The Fund currently has $545 million invested in 17 companies representing a diverse cross-section of the Canadian economy.

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