Brompton Funds Declare Distributions

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TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 18, 2017) - (TSX:DGS)(TSX:LBS)(TSX:LBS.PR.A)(TSX:LCS)(TSX:OSP)(TSX:OSP.PR.A)(TSX:SBC)(TSX:SBC.PR.A) – Brompton Funds announces distributions payable on January 15, 2018 to class A shareholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2017 for each of the following funds:

Fund Name Ticker Amount
Per Share
Dividend Growth Split Corp. DGS $ 0.10
Life & Banc Split Corp. LBS $ 0.10
Brompton Lifeco Split Corp. LCS $ 0.075
Brompton Split Banc Corp. SBC $ 0.10

In accordance with its articles of incorporation in order to preserve its net asset value, the distribution for the month of December will not be paid on the class A shares of Brompton Oil Split Corp. (“OSP”). The net asset value per unit for OSP as at December 15, 2017 was $14.57. Under its articles of incorporation, cash distributions may not be paid on the class A shares, if after payment of the distribution, the net asset value per unit (consisting of one class A share and one preferred share) would be less than $15.00. OSP will re-evaluate the payment of class A share distributions in each month with the expectation that normal monthly distributions will resume if the net asset value per unit meets this requirement.

The funds noted above offer distribution reinvestment plans (“DRIP”) which provide Class A shareholders with the ability to automatically reinvest distributions, commission free, and realize the benefits of compound growth. Class A shareholders can enroll in a DRIP program by contacting their investment advisor.

Brompton Funds also announces distributions payable on January 15, 2018 to preferred shareholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2017 for the following funds:

Fund Name Ticker Amount
Per Share
Life & Banc Split Corp. LBS.PR.A $ 0.11875
Brompton Oil Split Corp. OSP.PR.A $ 0.1250
Brompton Split Banc Corp. SBC.PR.A $ 0.11685

The distribution amount for SBC.PR.A reflects the new distribution rate of $0.50 per annum commencing November 30, 2017.

About Brompton Funds

Brompton Funds, a division of Brompton Group which was founded in 2000, is an experienced investment fund manager with approximately $2 billion in assets under management. Brompton’s investment solutions include TSX traded funds, mutual funds and flow-through limited partnerships. For further information, please contact your investment advisor, call Brompton’s investor relations line at 416-642-6000 (toll-free at 1-866-642-6001), email or visit our website at

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Brompton’s investor relations line
416-642-6000 (toll-free at 1-866-642-6001)