News Release

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund to Host Annual Investor Day on December 2, 2009

  • Find out how MPT is strategically positioned for 2010 and beyond
  • Learn why infrastructure represents an attractive investment opportunity

TORONTO, Ontario (November 30, 2009) – Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund (TSX: MPT.UN; MPT.DB – “MPT” or the “Fund”), which invests in essential infrastructure assets, will hold its annual Investor Day on December 2, 2009 in Toronto.

Analysts, institutional investors and brokers are invited to join members of MPT’s management and operational teams at the Toronto Board of Trade, which is located in First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West. Michael Bernstein, President and Chief Executive Officer of MPT, will provide an overview of MPT’s performance, explain why the infrastructure asset class represents an attractive opportunity for investors, and discuss how MPT expects to capitalize on growth opportunities. Michael Smerdon, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, will provide an outlook for the Fund’s existing portfolio in 2010.

Following management’s presentation, the audience will hear from two distinguished guest speakers:

  • Jim Cahill, who is Vice-President, Project Finance at Infrastructure Ontario, will discuss public-private partnerships (“P3s”), including how P3s are structured and the role they play in meeting infrastructure investment needs; and
  • Paul Bradley, who is Managing Director, Utilities and Infrastructure with Macquarie Capital, will discuss Canada’s power generation landscape and investment opportunities.

Registration commences at 3:45 p.m. with presentations scheduled from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., followed by a cocktail reception. Members of the investment community who wish to attend are invited to RSVP to Iris Roesler at 416-607-5166 or to email

The presentations will also be accessible via live webcast with accompanying slides at, in the Investor Centre, under the “Presentations and Events” tab. An archive of the webcast, including a transcript, will be available following the event.

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund is not an authorised deposit taking institution for the purposes of the Banking Act (Cth) 1959 and Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund’s obligations do not represent deposits or other liabilities of Macquarie Bank Limited ABN 46 008 583 542 (MBL). MBL does not guarantee or otherwise provide assurance in respect of the obligations of Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund.

About Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund
Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund invests in essential infrastructure assets in North America with an emphasis on power infrastructure. MPT’s strategy is to acquire and actively manage a diverse, high quality portfolio of infrastructure assets to improve their financial performance and provide growing and sustainable distributions to unitholders. MPT’s portfolio includes investments in gas cogeneration, wind, hydro and biomass power generating facilities, representing approximately 350 MW of installed capacity, and a 45% interest in Leisureworld Senior Care LP, a leading provider of long-term care, or social infrastructure, in Ontario. MPT is managed by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited. Please for additional information.


Aaron Boles
Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations
Tel: (416) 649 1325