TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 17, 2016) - North American Financial 15 Split Corp. (The "Company") declares its regular monthly distribution of $0.04375 for each Preferred share ($0.525 annually). Distributions are payable September 9, 2016 to shareholders on record as at August 31, 2016.

There will not be a distribution paid to the Class A Shares for August 31, 2016 as per the Prospectus which states no regular monthly dividends 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.

Since inception Class A shareholders have received a total of $9.85 per share and Preferred shareholders have received a total of $6.23 per share inclusive of this distribution, for a combined total of $16.08.

The Company invests in a high quality portfolio consisting of 15 financial services companies made up of Canadian and U.S. issuers as follows: Bank of Montreal, The Bank of Nova Scotia, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto‐Dominion Bank, National Bank of Canada, Manulife Financial Corporation, Sun Life Financial, Great‐West Lifeco, CI Financial Corp, Bank of America, Citigroup Inc., Goldman Sachs Group, JP Morgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co.

Distribution Details
Preferred Share (FFN.PR.A) $0.04375
Ex-Dividend Date: August 29, 2016
Record Date: August 31,2016
Payable Date: September 9,2016

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