Claymore Investments, Inc. Announces Q2 and Monthly Distributions on the
Claymore ETFs

TORONTO, June 21 /CNW/ - Claymore Investments, Inc. is pleased to announce its quarterly and monthly distributions for the following Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs):

    
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                          Trading  Distribution  Record  Payment     Payment
    Fund Name              Symbol    Amount ($)    Date     Date   Frequency
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore International    CIE      $0.0600     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Fundamental Index ETF ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CIE.A      $0.0380     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore US               CLU      $0.0270     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Fundamental Index     ---------------------------------------------------
    ETF C$ hedged                               June 29,  July 7,
                            CLU.A      $0.0025     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore US             CLU.C      $0.0270     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Fundamental Index     ---------------------------------------------------
    ETF - non hedged                            June 29,  July 7,
                            CLU.B      $0.0025     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Canadian         CRQ      $0.0600     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Fundamental Index ETF ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CRQ.A      $0.0370     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Equal Weight     CEW      $0.0575     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Banc & Lifeco ETF     ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CEW.A      $0.0325     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
                              CBQ      $0.0350     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Claymore BRIC ETF     ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CBQ.A      $0.0000     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Global Real      CGR      $0.0900     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Estate ETF            ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CGR.A      $0.0600     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Global           CIF      $0.0800     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Infrastructure ETF    ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CIF.A      $0.0500     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore S&P Global       CWW      $0.0600     2010     2010   Quarterly
    Water ETF             ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CWW.A      $0.0340     2010     2010   Quarterly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore S&P/TSX          CDZ      $0.0695     2010     2010     Monthly
    Canadian Dividend ETF ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CDZ.A      $0.0580     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Global           CYH      $0.0550     2010     2010     Monthly
    Monthly Advantaged    ---------------------------------------------------
    Dividend ETF                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CYH.A      $0.0450     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Canadian         FIE      $0.0400     2010     2010     Monthly
    Financial Monthly     ---------------------------------------------------
    Income ETF                                  June 29,  July 7,
                            FIE.A      $0.0400     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore 1-5 Yr           CLF      $0.2160     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Laddered Government   ---------------------------------------------------
    Bond ETF                                    June 29,  July 7,
                            CLF.A      $0.1905     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore 1-5 Yr           CBO      $0.2400     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Laddered Corporate    ---------------------------------------------------
    Bond ETF                                    June 29,  July 7,
                            CBO.A      $0.2120     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Advantaged       CHB      $0.1255     2010     2010     Monthly
    High Yield Bond ETF   ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CHB.A      $0.1175     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Advantaged       CAB      $0.1700     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Canadian Bond ETF     ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CAB.A      $0.1450     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Premium          CMR      $0.0110     2010     2010     Monthly
    Money Market ETF      ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CMR.A      $0.0100     2010     2010     Monthly
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore S&P/TSX CDN      CPD      $0.2100     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Preferred Share ETF   ---------------------------------------------------
                                                June 29,  July 7,
                            CPD.A      $0.1875     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Balanced         CBD      $0.1900     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Income                ---------------------------------------------------
    CorePortfolio(TM) ETF                       June 29,  July 7,
                            CBD.A      $0.1450     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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                                                June 29,  July 7,
    Claymore Balanced         CBN      $0.0855     2010     2010 Quarterly*
    Growth                ---------------------------------------------------
    CorePortfolio(TM) ETF                       June 29,  July 7,
                            CBN.A      $0.0500     2010     2010 Quarterly*
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    * These ETFs will commence paying distribution on a monthly basis
        starting in July 2010.
    

The ex-dividend date for all ETFs is June 25, 2010, except for the Claymore Premium Money Market ETF (CMR/CMR.A) which has an ex-dividend date of June 29, 2010.

Claymore is also pleased to announce that it will change the distribution schedule for 7 existing ETFs: Claymore Equal Weight Banc & Lifeco ETF (CEW), Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered Government Bond ETF (CLF /CLF.A), Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered Corporate Bond ETF (CBO /CBO.A), Claymore Advantaged Canadian Bond ETF (CAB /CAB.A), Claymore S&P/TSX CDN Preferred Share ETF (CPD /CPD.A), (Claymore Balanced Income CorePortfolio ETF (CBD /CBD.A) and the Claymore Balanced Growth CorePortfolio ETF (CBN /CBN.A). These ETFs will commence monthly distributions starting from July. In addition to the current monthly paying ETFs, the following are the anticipated monthly distributions for the months July 2010 and August 2010.

    
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    Fund Name                     Trading Symbol    July 2010    August 2010
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    Claymore S&P/TSX Canadian           CDZ           $0.0695        $0.0695
    Dividend ETF                  -------------------------------------------
                                      CDZ.A           $0.0580        $0.0580
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    Claymore Global Monthly             CYH           $0.0550        $0.0550
    Advantaged Dividend ETF       -------------------------------------------
                                      CYH.A           $0.0450        $0.0450
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    Claymore Advantaged High            CHB           $0.1255        $0.1255
    Yield Bond ETF                -------------------------------------------
                                      CHB.A           $0.1175        $0.1175
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    Claymore Balanced Income            CBD           $0.0625        $0.0625
    CorePortfolio ETF             -------------------------------------------
                                      CBD.A           $0.0475        $0.0475
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    Claymore Balanced Growth            CBN           $0.0300        $0.0300
    CorePortfolio ETF             -------------------------------------------
                                      CBN.A           $0.0180        $0.0180
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    Claymore S&P/TSX CDN                CPD           $0.0690        $0.0690
    Preferred Share ETF           -------------------------------------------
                                      CPD.A           $0.0620        $0.0620
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    Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered            CLF           $0.0755        $0.0755
    Government Bond ETF           -------------------------------------------
                                      CLF.A           $0.0670        $0.0670
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    Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered            CBO           $0.0785        $0.0785
    Corporate Bond ETF            -------------------------------------------
                                      CBO.A           $0.0700        $0.0700
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    Claymore Equal Weight               CEW           $0.0200        $0.0200
    Banc & Lifeco ETF             -------------------------------------------
                                      CEW.A           $0.0325        $0.0325
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    Claymore Advantaged                 CAB           $0.0550        $0.0550
    Canadian Bond ETF             -------------------------------------------
                                      CAB.B           $0.0465        $0.0465
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About Claymore Investments

Claymore Investments, Inc. is a leader in bringing intelligent, low cost exchange traded funds in Canada through its family of 26 ETFs and 2 closed-end funds across broad asset classes including core equity, global sectors, fixed income and commodities. Claymore Investments, Inc., which, as at March 31, 2010 had approximately $4.5 billion in assets under management, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Claymore Group, Inc., a financial services and asset management company based in the Chicago, Illinois area. In aggregate, Claymore Group Inc. and its affiliates have approximately 175 employees providing supervisory, management, or servicing on approximately US$15.9 billion in assets as of March 31, 2010.

For further information about any of the Claymore funds or Claymore Investments, Inc., please contact your IIROC registered financial advisor or visit our website at www.claymoreinvestments.ca

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

SOURCE CLAYMORE INVESTMENTS, INC.

For further information: For further information: For media inquiries, please contact: Dan Rubin, Vice-President, Marketing, (416) 813-2018, drubin@claymoreinvestments.ca; or Som Seif, President and CEO, Claymore Investments, Inc., (866) 417-4640, info@claymoreinvestments.ca, www.claymoreinvestments.ca

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