VANCOUVER, Feb. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - WesternOne Equity Income Fund
("WesternOne Equity") (TSX: WEQ.UN, WEQ.DB.B and WEQ.DB.C) today
announced that its Board of Trustees has approved a cash distribution
of $0.05 per trust unit for the month of February 2012 (equivalent to
$0.60 per trust unit on an annualized basis). This distribution will be
paid on March 15, 2012 to unitholders of record at the close of
business on February 29, 2012.
In addition, WesternOne Equity announced that during January 2011,
440,811 trust units were issued at $5.25 per trust unit in connection
with the conversion of $2,305,000 principal amount in Convertible
Unsecured Subordinated Debentures (plus accrued interest). As at
January 31, 2011, WesternOne Equity had 18,673,613 trust units,
$19,409,000 principal amount of the Convertible Unsecured Subordinated
Debentures and $86,250,000 principal amount of the Extendible
Convertible Series 2 Unsecured Subordinated Debentures outstanding.
The policy of WesternOne Equity is to pay cash distributions on or about
the 15th day of each month to unitholders of record on the last
business day of the preceding month.
About WesternOne Equity
WesternOne Equity seeks to acquire and grow businesses in the sector of
construction and infrastructure services in order to generate stable
and growing distributions to its unitholders as well as to achieve
overall capital appreciation.
Additional information about WesternOne Equity is available at www.weq.ca or www.sedar.com
THE TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE HAS NOT REVIEWED AND DOES NOT ACCEPT
RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR THE ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.
SOURCE WesternOne Equity Income Fund
For further information:
Andrew Greig, Manager of Investor Relations
WesternOne Equity Income Fund
Suite 910, 925 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 3L2
Phone: (604) 678-4042