Petrofund Energy Trust

Petrofund Energy Trust

March 23, 2005 08:55 ET

Petrofund Energy Trust Confirms Filing of Annual Information Form


NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR: PETROFUND ENERGY TRUST

TSX SYMBOL: PTF.UN
AMEX SYMBOL: PTF

MARCH 23, 2005 - 08:55 ET

Petrofund Energy Trust Confirms Filing of Annual
Information Form

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 23, 2005) - Petrofund Energy
Trust (TSX:PTF.UN) (AMEX:PTF) announces that it has filed its Annual
Information Form (AIF) for the year ended December 31, 2004 on the
System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR) in Canada,
and has filed it as an exhibit to Petrofund's annual report on Form 40-F
for the year ended December 31, 2004, which was filed on the Electronic
Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval (EDGAR) system in the United
States. The AIF contains additional details about Petrofund, including
its reserves, data and other oil and gas information and reports for the
year ended December 31, 2004 as required under National Instrument
51-101. The AIF is also accessible through Petrofund's website at
www.petrofund.ca.

Petrofund Energy Trust is a Calgary based royalty trust that acquires
and manages producing oil and gas properties in Western Canada. The
Trust pays its Unitholders monthly cash distributions, which are derived
from the Trust's cash flow from these properties. Petrofund Energy Trust
was founded in 1988 and was one of the first oil and gas royalty trusts
in Canada.

This news release may include statements about expected future events
and/or financial results that are forward-looking in nature and subject
to risks and uncertainties. For those statements, we claim the
protection of the safe harbor for forward-looking statements provisions
contained in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Petrofund Energy Trust cautions that actual performance will be affected
by a number of factors, many of which are beyond its control. Future
events and results may vary substantially from what Petrofund Energy
Trust currently foresees. Discussion of the various factors that may
affect future results is contained in Petrofund Energy Trust's recent
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and Canadian
securities regulatory authorities.

PETROFUND ENERGY TRUST

Jeffery E. Errico

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Petrofund Energy Trust
    Investor Relations
    (403) 218-4736 or Toll Free: 1-866-318-1767
    (403) 539-4300 (FAX)
    Email: info@petrofund.ca
    Website: www.petrofund.ca
    or
    Petrofund Energy Trust
    Chris Dutcher
    Director, Business Development
    (403) 218-8625