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First Asset ETF Funds January Distributions

TORONTO, January 21, 2014 – First Asset Exchange Traded Funds announces the following distributions for the month ending January 31, 2014. In all cases, the distribution will be paid on or before February 5, 2014, to unitholders of record on January 30, 2014. The ex-dividend date in each case is January 28, 2014.


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                                                                Distribution
                                                        Trading  Amount (per
                                                         Symbol        unit)
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First Asset Canadian Convertible Bond ETF                   CXF      $0.0417
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                                                          CXF.A      $0.0354
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First Asset DEX All Canada Bond Barbell Index ETF           AXF      $0.0267
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                                                          AXF.A      $0.0225
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First Asset DEX Corporate Bond Barbell Index ETF            KXF      $0.0308
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                                                          KXF.A      $0.0267
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First Asset DEX Government Bond Barbell Index ETF           GXF      $0.0267
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                                                          GXF.A      $0.0225
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First Asset DEX Provincial Bond Index ETF                   PXF      $0.0333
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                                                          PXF.A      $0.0292
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First Asset Morningstar Emerging Markets Composite Bond                     
 Index ETF                                                  EXM      $0.0333
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                                                          EXM.A      $0.0292
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All of the distributions indicated in the table above will be paid in cash unless the Unitholder has enrolled in the applicable DRIP of the respective ETF. Under the DRIP, any distributions made by an ETF are automatically used to purchase additional units of the ETF making the distribution. Eligible unitholders are encouraged to contact the institution through which they hold their units to confirm enrolment procedures and timelines. A copy of the Distribution Reinvestment Plan is available at www.firstasset.com.

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