Press release from CNW Group
O'Leary BrIC-Plus Income & Growth Fund announces normal course issuer bid May 3, 2011
Tuesday, May 03, 2011
O'Leary BrIC-Plus Income & Growth Fund announces normal course issuer bid May 3, 201117:32 EDT Tuesday, May 03, 2011MONTREAL, May 3 /CNW/ - O'Leary Funds Management LP, the manager (the "Manager") of O'Leary BrIC-Plus Income & Growth Fund (the "Fund") today announced that the Fund has commenced a normal course issuer bid to purchase a portion of the outstanding trust units (TSX: OBF.un) on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX"). The purpose of the normal course issuer bid is to provide the Fund with a mechanism to decrease the potential spread between the net asset value per unit and the market price of the trust units and to provide enhanced liquidity for the trust units. Under the normal course issuer bid, the Fund intends to purchase up to 1,454,129 trust units, representing 10% of the public float of the securities issued and outstanding. These purchases will be made in accordance with applicable regulations, and will be effected through the facilities of TSX over a maximum period of 12 months commencing on May 9, 2011 and ending on the earlier of May 8, 2012 or on such date as the Fund completes its purchase under the normal course issuer bid or on such date as the Fund may otherwise determine. Trust units purchased will be cancelled. The Fund had 14,562,592 trust units issued and outstanding as at April 29, 2011. The Fund will not purchase in any given 30 day period, in the aggregate more than 291,252 trust units, being 2% of the issued and outstanding trust units as at April 29, 2011. Pursuant to the Fund's previous normal course issuer bid scheduled to end on May 6, 2011, 87,800 trust units were purchased at an average weighted price of $10.751806 per trust unit.For further information: For media inquires or additional information: please contact Investor Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 877-849-2004 x226.