Toscana Energy Confirms Closing of Royalty Revenue Acquisition

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toscana Energy Income Corporation ("Toscana Energy") (TSX:TEI) is pleased to announce that it continues to build its royalty revenue stream through the acquisition of an $11,500,000 Gross Overriding Royalty ("GORR") over a five (5) well drilling program in northwestern Alberta. Toscana Energy's GORR will be generated via drilling infill locations over a proven Montney reserve base. Royalty rates will range from 8 -12% over these wells.

About Toscana Energy Income Corporation

Toscana Energy is a conventional oil and gas producer with the mandate to acquire high quality, long life oil and gas assets including royalties, non-operated working interests and unitized production for yield and capital appreciation. Toscana Energy is managed by Sprott Toscana through Toscana Energy Corporation. Sprott Toscana is a member of the Sprott Group of Companies.

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Joseph S. Durante, Chief Executive Officer

Tel: (403) 410-6793

Fax: (403) 444-0090

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