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Press release from CNW Group

Big Bank Big Oil Split Corp. Confirms Preferred Share Rating

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Big Bank Big Oil Split Corp. Confirms Preferred Share Rating17:51 EDT Wednesday, September 14, 2011/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2011 /CNW/ - Claymore Investments, Inc. wishes to confirm that the outstanding Preferred Shares of Big Bank Big Oil Split Corp. (the "Company"), which trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "BBO.PR.A", are currently rated Pfd-2(low) by Dominion Bond Rating Service Ltd.A press release issued on behalf of the Company on September 13, 2011 announcing the filing of a short form preliminary prospectus in respect of a proposed offering of Preferred Shares and Capital Shares of the Company inadvertently referred to the rating of the Preferred Shares as Pfd-2.About Claymore Investments, Inc.Claymore Investments, Inc. ("Claymore") is a Canadian leader in bringing intelligent, low cost exchange-traded funds to Canada through its family of 31 ETFs and 2 closed-end funds across broad asset classes including core equity, global sectors, fixed income and commodities with over $6.7 billion in assets under management as of August 31, 2011. Claymore Investments, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Guggenheim Funds Services Group, Inc., a financial services and asset management company based in the Chicago, Illinois area and an indirect subsidiary of Guggenheim Partners, LLC, ("Guggenheim") a global, diversified financial services firm with more than $100 billion in assets under supervision. Guggenheim, through its affiliates, provides investment management, investment advisory, insurance, investment banking, and capital markets services. The firm is headquartered in Chicago and New York with a global network of offices throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.For more information, investors should consult with their investment advisor or visit our website at www.claymoreinvestments.ca.A preliminary short form prospectus containing important information relating to these securities has been filed with securities commissions or similar authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada. The preliminary short form prospectus is still subject to completion or amendment. Copies of the preliminary short form prospectus may be obtained from your IIROC registered financial advisor. There will not be any sale or any acceptance of an offer to buy the securities until a receipt for the final short form prospectus has been issued.For further information: For media inquiries, please contact: Dan Rubin Vice President, Marketing, Claymore Investments, Inc. (416) 813-2018 drubin@claymoreinvestments.ca  or Som Seif President, Claymore Investments, Inc. (866) 417-4640 info@claymoreinvestments.ca www.claymoreinvestments.ca