Barometer Capital Management Inc. launches new Equity Fund and announces change of Fund name

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Barometer Capital Management Inc. ("Barometer") today announced the launch of the new Barometer Disciplined Leadership Equity Fund (the "Equity Fund").  In addition, Barometer also announced that it has changed the name of the Barometer Income Advantage Fund to the Barometer Disciplined Leadership High Income Fund (the "Income Fund"), re-introducing Barometer's Disciplined Leadership brand to its family of public funds.

Together, the Equity Fund and the Income Fund will provide investors with a well-rounded tactical portfolio strategy based on Barometer's Disciplined Leadership Approach™.  "The Equity Fund is complementary to the Income Fund as it seeks out companies going through positive change in market leadership sectors or themes without any specific yield constraints", said David Burrows, President and Chief Investment Strategist of Barometer.

About Barometer Capital Management Inc.

Barometer Capital Management Inc. is a Canadian-owned discretionary investment management firm with a wide range of investment products and services, including separately managed accounts, the Barometer Private Pools, the Barometer Group of Funds and investment advisory services to broker/dealers via an investment management platform.  Barometer managed approximately $2.5 billion as of January 6, 2014. www.barometercapital.com

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses may be associated with mutual fund investments.  Please read the prospectus of the mutual fund before investing.  Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

SOURCE Barometer Capital Management Inc.

For further information:

Charlie Cummings
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Barometer Capital Management Inc.
(416) 601-6888