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First Asset CanBanc Split Corp.: Press Release

TORONTO, August 27, 2009 - 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 from Pfd-2 (low) to Pfd-2.

For further information, please contact First Asset, Attention: Rob MacNiven, Investor Relations at 416-642-1289 or 1-877-642-1289.