TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 18, 2011) - Canadian Life Companies Split Corp. ("CLC Split") declares its regular monthly distribution of $0.04375 for each Preferred share ($0.525 annually). Distributions are payable September 9, 2011 to shareholders on record as of August 31, 2011. There will not be a distribution paid to the Class A shares for August 31, 2011 as per the Prospectus which states no regular monthly dividends or other distributions will be paid on the Class A shares in any month as long as the net asset value per unit is equal to or less than $15.00. The net asset value as of August 15, 2011 was $13.16.

Since inception Class A shareholders have received a total of $5.70 per share and Preferred shareholders have received a total of $3.34 per share inclusive of this distribution, for a combined total of $9.04.

CLC Split invests in a portfolio of four publicly traded Canadian life insurance companies as follows: Great- West Life, Industrial Alliance, Manulife Financial and Sun Life Financial. Shares held within the portfolio are expected to range between 10-30% in weight but may vary at any time.

Distribution Details:
Preferred Share (LFE.PR.A) $0.04375
Ex-Dividend Date: August 29, 2011
Record Date: August 31, 2011
Payable Date: September 9, 2011

Contact Information:

Canadian Life Companies Split Corp.
Investor Relations
Toll free at 1-877-4-Quadra (1-877-478-2372)