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First National Mortgage Investment Fund Announces March 2013 monthly distribution

Mar 18, 2013

For Immediate Release

Toronto, Ontario, March 18, 2013 – First National Mortgage Investment Fund (TSX: FNM.UN) (the “Fund”) today announced its monthly cash distribution of $0.05 per unit for the period March 1 to March 31, 2013. The distribution will be payable on April 15, 2013 to unitholders of record at the close of business on March 28, 2013.

About First National Mortgage Investment Fund

The Fund was created to obtain economic exposure to a diversified portfolio of mortgages originated by First National Financial LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of First National Financial Corporation.

About First National Financial Corporation

First National Financial Corporation (TSX: FN) is the parent company of First National Financial LP, a Canadian-based originator, underwriter and servicer of predominantly prime residential (single-family and multi-unit) and commercial mortgages. With over $67 billion in mortgages under administration, First National is Canada’s largest non-bank originator and underwriter of mortgages and is among the top three in market share in the mortgage broker distribution channel. For more information, please visit www.firstnational.ca.

About Stone Asset Management Limited

Stone Asset Management Limited (“SAM”) manages the Fund. Established in 1999, SAM is an independent, Canadian-owned asset management company that specializes in structuring and managing high quality investment products. Its professionals are well regarded in the Canadian investment community for their disciplined investment process. The Fund’s daily unit price can be found at http://www.stoneco.com/products/first-national/first-national-mortgage-investment-fund

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For further information:

Robert Inglis
Chief Financial Officer
First National Financial Corporation
Tel: 416-593-1100
Email: rob.inglis@firstnational.ca 
Ernie Stapleton
President
Fundamental Creative Inc.
Tel: 905-648-9354
Email: ernie@fundamental.ca