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TDK Resource Fund Inc. Declares Capital Gains Dividend

TORONTO, February 8, 2011 - TDK Resource Fund Inc. announced today that Class A Shares, Series 1 shareholders of record at the close of business on February 16, 2011 will receive a capital gains dividend totalling $ 2,037,331 (or approximately $0.95 per Share). All dividends will be automatically reinvested in shares of the Fund, unless a shareholder has previously elected in writing to receive such dividends in cash.

The dividend relates to activity of the Fund in 2010 and is taxable in the shareholders' hands for the 2011 taxation year.

For further information, please call Rob MacNiven (Investor Relations) at (416) 642-1289 or (877) 642-1289, or visit www.firstasset.com.