Global Diversified Investment Grade Income Trust II - Monthly Distribution
and Net Asset Value as at April 15, 2010

MONTREAL, April 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Global Diversified Investment Grade Income Trust II ("Global DIGIT II") declares the following monthly distribution consisting of a partial capital reimbursement:

    
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                                                           Total
                                                        Distribu-        TSX
                                                        tions in     Closing
              Distri-                                  2010 (all   Price Per
              bution                                     capital     Unit as
    Trading   Amount                                    distribu-   of April
    Symbol (per unit)    Record Date    Payable Date       tions)   19, 2010
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    GII.UN    $0.035  April 30, 2010    May 17, 2010      $0.140       $1.80
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As previously announced, one of the objectives of Global DIGIT II was to provide unitholders with a monthly distribution which, starting March 2010, would have been an amount equal to the five-year government of Canada bond yield plus 4.0% to 4.5%. However, in light of the amounts withheld by Deutsche Bank AG, Canada Branch ("DB") in relation to credit events notified to Global DIGIT II, until the final determination of the amount of losses from such credit events, distributions will be approximately equal to the five-year government of Canada bond yield plus a spread of 1.10% to 1.71%, or $0.03 to $0.035 per unit, versus the targeted spread of 4.0% to 4.5%, or $0.055 to $0.059 per unit.

Global DIGIT II also announces that the net asset value ("NAV") per unit as of April 15, 2010 was estimated to be $0.18.

The NAV on a particular date is equal to the aggregate value of the assets of Global DIGIT II, less the aggregate value of its liabilities. Substantially all of the assets of Global DIGIT II consist of cash and three credit default swaps entered into with DB and the related collateral.

About Global DIGIT II

Global DIGIT II provides an economic interest in an equity tranche of credit default swap agreements in respect of portfolios of mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, structured finance securities and synthetic corporate exposures.

SOURCE Global Diversified Investment Grade Income Trust II

For further information: For further information: François Rivard, (514) 879-6405, http://info.fbn.ca/trusts

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