Aston Hill Financial Inc. Declares Monthly Fund Distributions and Year-End AUM

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Aston Hill Financial Inc. ("Aston Hill") is pleased to announce that Aston Hill Asset Management Inc. (the "Manager"), a subsidiary of Aston Hill, announces monthly distributions for record dates from January to March 2013 for each of the following funds:

Fund Name  TSX Ticker  Amount per Unit
     
Aston Hill Advantage Oil & Gas Income Fund   AOG.UN $0.02250
Aston Hill Oil & Gas Income Fund      OGF.UN $0.02250
Aston Hill Advantage VIP Income Fund     AV.UN $0.04750
Aston Hill VIP Income Fund       VIP.UN $0.04500
Aston Hill Advantage Bond Fund (Class A & F)   MBB.UN $0.05833
Aston Hill Senior Gold Producers Income Corp.    GPC $0.06250

Record dates and payment dates are as follows:
Record Date  Payment Date
January 31, 2013 February 14, 2013
February 28, 2013 March 14, 2013
March 28, 2013 April 12, 2013

 

For further information about these funds, please contact your financial advisor, call Aston Hill's Sales and Marketing support line at 416-583-2300 (toll-free at 1-800-513-3868), or visit our website at www.astonhill.ca.

Aston Hill is also pleased to announce that assets under management, advisory and administration ("AUM") as at December 31, 2012 was $6.46 billion, representing a 14% increase from December 31, 2011 ($5.67 billion).

Aston Hill is a diversified asset management company with a suite of retail mutual funds, closed end funds, private equity funds, hedge funds and segregated institutional funds.  Aston Hill is also engaged in the administration of Argent Energy Trust (TSX: AET.UN).  Aston Hill has offices in Calgary, Toronto and Halifax. 

SOURCE: Aston Hill Financial Inc.

For further information:

Eric Tremblay
Chief Executive Officer 
Aston Hill Financial Inc.
(403) 770-4817 

Larry Titley
Vice President and CFO
Aston Hill Financial Inc.
(403) 770-4808