April 5, 2012 - GMP to Announce Q1/12 Results and Hold Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

TORONTO, ON. (April 5, 2012) – GMP Capital Inc. (“GMP”) will release its first quarter 2012 financial results and hold its annual and special meeting of common shareholders (the “Meeting”), on Friday, May 4, 2012.


A conference call and live audio webcast to discuss GMP’s first quarter results will be held that morning at 9:00 a.m. (ET). GMP executives will host the call followed by a question-and-answer session for analysts and institutional investors. Interested parties are invited to access the quarterly conference call on a listen-only basis by dialing 416-644-3414 or 1-800-814-4859 (toll free) or via live audio webcast at http://www.gmpcapital.com/investor. A recording of the conference call will be available until Friday, May 11, 2012, by dialing 416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525 (toll free) and entering access code 4527041#. The webcast will be archived at http://www.gmpcapital.com/investor.


The Meeting will begin at 11:00 a.m. (ET) at the TMX Broadcast Centre, The Gallery, located in The Exchange Tower at 130 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario. Harris Fricker, Chief Executive Officer of GMP, and Stanley Beck, Chairman of the board of directors of GMP, will host the Meeting and answer questions from shareholders, analysts and investors. The slide presentation and live audio webcast for the Meeting will be accessible at http://www.gmpcapital.com/investor.


GMP Capital Inc. (“GMP”) is a leading independent diversified financial services firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, providing a wide range of financial products and services to a client base that includes corporate clients, institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals in three integrated reporting segments. The Capital Markets segment provides investment banking, including advisory and underwriting services, institutional sales and trading and research through offices located in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, New York, Miami, Dallas, London, Perth and Sydney. The Capital Markets segment conducts its business through the following operating entities: GMP Securities L.P., GMP Securities, LLC, Griffiths McBurney Corp., GMP Securities Europe LLP and GMP Securities Australia Pty Limited. Wealth Management consists of GMP’s non-controlling ownership interest in Richardson GMP Limited, a full-service independent firm focused on providing exclusive and comprehensive wealth management and investment services delivered by an experienced team of investment professionals. The Alternative Investments segment consists of the investment management and alternative investment products provided by GMP Investment Management L.P. GMP is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “GMP”. For further information, please visit our corporate website at gmpcapital.com.


GMP Capital Inc.

Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations

145 King Street West, Suite 300

Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8

Tel: (416) 941-0894; Fax: (416) 943-6175

rcolella@gmpcapital.com or investorrelations@gmpcapital.com



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