Investors Group adds new unit trust funds

WINNIPEG, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Investors Group is pleased to announce the addition of three new unit trust funds: Investors Global Fixed Income Flex Portfolio, IG Mackenzie Floating Rate Income Fund and IG Putnam Emerging Markets Income Fund. All are now available for sale.

Investors Global Fixed Income Flex Portfolio
Investors Global Fixed Income Flex Portfolio aims to provide current income through exposure to fixed income securities from around the world by investing in units of other Investors Group mutual funds and/or directly in securities.

IG Mackenzie Floating Rate Income Fund
IG Mackenzie Floating Rate Income Fund aims to provide current income by investing primarily in floating rate debt obligations and instruments of issuers located anywhere in the world.

IG Putnam Emerging Markets Income Fund
IG Putnam Emerging Markets Income Fund aims to provide a high level of current income and the potential for capital growth by investing primarily in fixed income securities that are obligations of emerging market companies and governments.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The Funds are distributed across Canada by Investors Group Financial Services Inc., (in Quebec, a financial services firm), and Investors Group Securities Inc. (in Quebec, a firm in financial planning.)

Investors Group, founded in 1926, is a national leader in delivering personalized financial solutions to Canadians through a network of approximately 4,900 Consultants located throughout Canada. In addition to an exclusive family of mutual funds and other investment vehicles, Investors Group offers a wide range of insurance, securities, mortgage and other financial services. Investors Group is a member of the IGM Financial Inc. (TSX: IGM) group of companies. IGM Financial is one of Canada's premier financial services companies with over $141 billion in total assets under management as of June 30, 2014.

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SOURCE Investors Group Inc.

For further information: Ron Arnst, Investors Group, (204) 956-3364, ron.arnst@investorsgroup.com