GMP Capital Trust to announce third quarter results



    TORONTO, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - GMP Capital Trust (TSX - GMP.UN) plans to
announce its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007,
on Wednesday, November 7, 2007. A conference call with live audio webcast to
discuss the firm's results will also be held at 11:00 a.m. (ET), hosted by
Kevin Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer and Christine Drake, Chief Financial
Officer.
    The conference call will be accessible by dialing 416-644-3419 or
1-866-249-2157. The live audio webcast will be accessible at
gmpcapitaltrust.com and will be archived on the site. A replay of the
conference call will be available from Wednesday, November 7, at 1:00 p.m.
(ET) to Wednesday, November 14, at 11:59 p.m. (ET). The dial-in number for the
replay is 416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525; access code 21249568 followed by the
number sign.

    ABOUT GMP CAPITAL TRUST

    GMP Capital Trust carries on business through the following principal
entities: GMP Securities L.P., Griffiths McBurney Corp., GMP Securities Europe
LLP, GMP Private Client L.P. and EdgeStone Capital Partners, L.P. GMP
Securities L.P. is a leading independent Canadian investment dealer focused on
investment banking and institutional equities for corporate clients and
institutional investors. GMP Securities L.P. can be found on the web at
gmpsecurities.com. Griffiths McBurney Corp. services institutional clients in
the United States while GMP Securities Europe LLP provides investment banking
and institutional equity services to clients located in Europe. GMP Private
Client L.P. is a full-service investment firm focused on high-net-worth
private investors that provides wealth preservation, income and growth
strategies delivered by seasoned investment advisors. GMP Private Client L.P.
can be found on the web at gmpprivateclient.com. EdgeStone Capital Partners,
L.P. is one of Canada's leading private equity firms, providing capital,
strategic direction and business and financial advice to help promising
mid-market and early stage companies achieve their full potential. EdgeStone
Capital Partners, L.P. can be found on the web at edgestone.com. GMP Capital
Trust is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol GMP.UN. The
website is gmpcapitaltrust.com. GMP Capital Trust has offices in Toronto,
Calgary, Montreal, Vancouver, Geneva and London.

    This press release may contain "forward-looking statements" (as defined
under applicable securities laws) concerning anticipated future events,
results, circumstances, performance or expectations that are not historical
facts but instead represent our beliefs, expectations, estimates and
projections regarding future events, many of which, by their nature, are
inherently uncertain and beyond our control. These statements are not
guarantees of future performance and are subject to numerous risks and
uncertainties, including those described in the Fund's regulatory filings,
which are available on the Fund's website at gmpcapitaltrust.com and on SEDAR
at sedar.com. The Fund Group's primary business activities, by their nature,
are both competitive and subject to various risks. The primary risks include,
without limitation, variations in the value of securities, the volatility and
liquidity of equity trading markets, the volume of new financings and mergers
and acquisitions, competition in the marketplace for suitable investments,
sustainability of fees, nature and type of portfolio company investments,
ability to realize carried interest entitlements and dependence on key
personnel. Other factors, such as general economic conditions and credit risk
also may have an impact on the Fund Group's results of operations. Many of
these risks and uncertainties can affect our actual results and could cause
our actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in any
forward-looking statement made by us or on our behalf. Except as required by
applicable law, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise.





For further information:

For further information: GMP Capital Trust, Investor Relations, 145 King
Street West, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario, M5H 1J8, Tel: (416) 367-8600, Fax:
(416) 941-0839, investorrelations@gmpcapitaltrust.com


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