Kensington Global Private Equity Fund invests in Protenergy Natural Foods Corporation

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2011 /CNW/ - Kensington Capital Advisors Inc. is pleased to announce an investment of $1,649,885.52 by the Kensington Global Private Equity Fund in Protenergy Natural Foods Corporation, a technologically advanced, innovative manufacturer of premium quality natural foods and beverage products, supplying many leading retailers and branded manufacturers across North America and around the world.

The Kensington Global Private Equity Fund offers individual investors a diversified portfolio of world-class private equity investments, including hard-to-access private equity funds and direct investments in private companies.  Traditionally, investments in private equity have only been available to investors who could meet very high minimum investment thresholds. The Kensington Global Private Equity Fund was established to make these investment opportunities available to the broader investing public.

About Kensington:
Kensington is a leading Canadian investor in alternative investments, founded in 1996. Kensington is best known for its private equity investment programs, having committed over $550 million since 2002, and is also an active investor in infrastructure assets.  Institutional investors such as pension funds and professional asset managers, as well as high net-worth individuals and retail investors, hold Kensington funds.  For more information on Kensington and current offerings, please visit www.kcpl.ca

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Rick Nathan  
Managing Director
416.362.9000 / rnathan@kcpl.ca    
Ally O'Keefe
Media and Investor Relations
416.362.7264 / aokeefe@kcpl.ca