Toronto, Ontario (July 23, 2009) – GMP Capital Inc. (TSX: GMP) (“GMP”) and Richardson Partners
Financial Limited (“RPFL”), a private wealth management firm controlled by Richardson Financial Group
(“RFG”), a subsidiary of James Richardson & Sons, Limited, today jointly announced they have entered
into a definitive agreement in respect of transactions that will result in the combination of their
respective wealth management businesses (GMP Private Client L.P. and RPFL). This exciting new wealth
management enterprise will operate under the name Richardson GMP Limited (“Richardson GMP”) and
bring together some of Canada’s finest investment professionals to provide a comprehensive wealth
management and investment services offering to their clients. Concurrently, James Richardson & Sons,
Limited will subscribe for approximately $86 million worth of common shares of GMP that, together
with the common shares of GMP to be issued in connection with the creation of Richardson GMP, are
expected to represent in aggregate approximately 12.0% of GMP’s outstanding common shares, on a
fully diluted basis.
TORONTO, ON. (July 13, 2009) – GMP Capital Inc. (“GMP”) (TSX: GMP) plans to announce its financial results
for the three and six months ended June 30, 2009, on Thursday, August 6, 2009, at approximately 6
a.m.(ET). A conference call with live audio webcast to discuss GMP’s results will also be held at 10:00 a.m.
(ET). Kevin Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, and Christine Drake, Chief Financial Officer, will host the call
along with a question and answer session for analysts and institutional investors.