TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2011 /CNW/ - Middlefield Group, on behalf of
Discovery 2011 Flow-Through Limited Partnership ("Discovery" or the
"Partnership"), is pleased to announce that it has completed the first
closing of the initial public offering of Units of Discovery. The
offering is being made in each of the provinces and territories of
Canada. The Partnership is expected to hold a second closing on October 27,
The objectives of the Partnership are to provide investors with capital
appreciation and significant tax benefits to enhance after-tax returns,
including the deductibility of 100% of their original investment. The
Partnership intends to achieve these objectives by investing in an
actively managed, diversified portfolio of equity securities of
Canadian exploration, development and production companies involved
primarily in mining and supplemented by companies operating in the oil
and gas and renewable energy sectors.
The syndicate of agents for the offering is being co-led by RBC Capital
Markets and CIBC World Markets Inc. and includes National Bank
Financial Inc., BMO Capital Markets, Scotia Capital Inc., TD Securities
Inc., Canaccord Genuity Corp., Manulife Securities Incorporated, HSBC
Securities (Canada) Inc., Middlefield Capital Corporation, Desjardins
Securities Inc., GMP Securities L.P., Macquarie Private Wealth Inc.,
Raymond James Ltd., Dundee Securities Ltd. and Union Securities Ltd.
In addition, Middlefield Group is pleased to announce that it has
accelerated the liquidity date of Discovery 2009 Flow-Through Limited
Partnership to October 12, 2011.
Middlefield is a leading provider of flow-through share funds in Canada
and has a strong track record of delivering positive after-tax returns.
Since 1983, Middlefield has sponsored 47 public and private
flow-through funds and has acted as agent or manager for over $2.0
billion of resource investments. Discovery's focus will be to construct
a diversified portfolio of high quality, attractively valued companies
which offer strong growth prospects and are led by experienced
This offering is only made by prospectus. The prospectus contains important detailed information about the
securities being offered. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained
from your IIROC registered financial advisor. Investors should read
the prospectus before making an investment decision.
SOURCE Discovery 2011 Flow-Through Limited Partnership
For further information:
please visit our website at www.middlefield.com or contact Nancy Tham, Managing Director, Sales and Marketing, at 416.847.5349 or 1.888.890.1868.
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