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First Asset CanBanc Split Corp. Announces Preferred Share Rating Upgrade

TORONTO, September 6, 2013 – First Asset CanBanc Split Corp. (the "Company") (TSX: CBU.PR.A & TSX: CBU) announces that DBRS Limited has upgraded the rating on the Company's Preferred Shares to Pfd-2 (high) from Pfd-2.

For further information, please call Investor Relations, First Asset at 416-642-1289 or 1-877-642-1289 or visit www.firstasset.com.

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