Canaccord Financial Inc: Notification of Transactions of Director/Persons

Canaccord Financial Inc: Notification of Transactions of Director/Persons
NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS/PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL     
                 RESPONSIBILITY AND CONNECTED PERSONS                       


                                                                               

Canaccord Financial Inc. (the "Company") announces that on December 31, 2012,
the following independent directors were granted Deferred Share Units ("DSUs").
A DSU is a book-keeping entry that tracks the value of one common share of the
Company. DSUs are paid out in cash when the director leaves the board of
directors of the Company but does not give any rights to receive common shares.
The value of the DSUs at the date of grant (based on a ten day volume average
weighted price) was $5.971 Canadian dollars per DSU.
    Name of Director                     Number of DSUs awarded              


                                                                     
Charles Bralver                      2,094                                
                                                                     
Massimo Carello                      1,047                                
                                                                     
William Eeuwes                       2,094                                
                                                                     
Michael Harris                       4,606                                
                                                                     
Terrence Lyons                       2,460                                
                                                                      
Martin MacLachlan
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary,
Canaccord Financial Inc.
(416) 867-6078
Toronto, Canada 
January 3, 2013 
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