GMP Capital reports voting results from annual meeting

 TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - GMP Capital Inc. (GMP) (TSX:GMP) today announced  the voting results from its annual meeting of common shareholders (Annual  Meeting) held on Thursday, May 1, 2014, in accordance with Toronto Stock  Exchange requirements. A total of 50,129,699 common shares representing 67.53%  of GMP's issued and outstanding common shares were voted in connection with  the election of directors at the Annual Meeting. Shareholders voted in favour  of all items of business put forth at the meeting including the appointment of  Ernst & Young LLP as external auditors of GMP, and the election of all  director nominees as follows:        DIRECTOR                  % of Votes                               For     --------                  ----------     David G. Brown                   98.23     --------------                   -----     Harris A. Fricker                99.77     -----------------                -----     Fiona L. Macdonald               98.58     ------------------               -----     Eugene C. McBurney               98.28     ------------------               -----     James D. Meekison                91.04     -----------------                -----     Robert G. Peters                 87.50     ----------------                 -----     H. Sanford Riley                 86.98     ----------------                 -----     Kevin M. Sullivan                97.94     -----------------                -----     Donald A. Wright                 85.54     ----------------                 -----  ABOUT GMP CAPITAL INC. GMP is a leading independent diversified financial  services firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, providing a wide range of  financial products and services to a global client base that includes  corporate clients, institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals in  two integrated reporting segments. The Capital Markets segment provides  investment banking, including advisory and underwriting services,  institutional sales and trading and research through offices located in  Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, New York, Houston, Connecticut, Miami, Dallas,  London, Perth and Sydney. The Capital Markets segment conducts its business  through the following operating entities: GMP Securities L.P., GMP Securities,  LLC, Griffiths McBurney Corp., GMP Securities Europe LLP and GMP Securities  Australia Pty Limited. Wealth Management consists of GMP's non-controlling  ownership interest in Richardson GMP Limited and the investment management and  alternative investment products provided by CQI Capital Management L.P.  Richardson GMP Limited is a full-service independent firm focused on providing  exclusive and comprehensive wealth management and investment services  delivered by an experienced team of investment professionals. GMP is listed on  the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "GMP". For further information,  please visit our corporate website at gmpcapital.com.    SOURCE  GMP Capital Inc.  GMP Capital Inc., Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations, 145 King Street  West, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8, Tel: (416) 941-0894; Fax: (416)  943-6175, rcolella@gmpcapital.com or investorrelations@gmpcapital.com  To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2014/02/c2255.html  CO: GMP Capital Inc. ST: Ontario NI: FIN  
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