/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OR OVER UNITED STATES WIRE
TORONTO, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Crius Energy Trust (TSX: KWH.UN) ("Crius Energy" or the "Trust"), announced today that it has confirmed
its May 2013 distribution of $0.0833 per unit. The distribution will
be paid on June 17, 2013, in respect of the period from and including
May 1, 2013 to May 31, 2013, to unitholders of record on May 31, 2013.
The ex-distribution date will be May 29, 2013.
About Crius Energy
Crius Energy Trust has been established to provide investors with a
stable and consistent distribution-producing investment through the
acquisition of a 26.8% ownership interest in Crius Energy LLC (the
"Company"). The Company is one of the largest independent energy
retailers operating in the United States, with more than 530,000
residential customer equivalents. The Company serves residential and
small to medium-size commercial customers in the United States and
markets its products through a variety of sales channels and brand
names. The Company currently sells electricity in 11 states and the
District of Columbia and natural gas in five states.
Crius Energy intends to qualify as a "mutual fund trust" under the
Income Tax Act (Canada) (the "Tax Act"). The Trust will not be a "SIFT
trust" (as defined in the Tax Act), provided that the Trust complies at
all times with its investment restriction which precludes the Trust
from holding any "non-portfolio property" (as defined in the Tax Act).
Material information pertaining to Crius Energy may be found on www.sedar.com or www.criusenergytrust.ca.
SOURCE: Crius Energy Trust
For further information:
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
(416) 815-0700 ext. 253