AGF Changes Risk Rating for AGF Global Sustainable Growth Equity Fund

TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - Effective today, AGF Investments Inc. (AGF) is changing the risk rating of AGF Global Sustainable Growth Equity Fund (Fund) from "medium-to-high" to "medium". This change is reflected in an amendment dated September 26, 2016 to the Simplified Prospectus.

Risk Rating Methodology

AGF follows the risk classification methodology based on the approach recommended by the Investment Funds Institute of Canada. Following its review, AGF has determined that it is appropriate to reduce the risk rating for the Fund from "medium-to-high" to "medium". No material changes have been made to the investment objective, strategy or management of the Fund.

The methodology used by AGF to identify the risk rating of each mutual fund is available at no cost by calling 1-800-268-8583, emailing tiger@agf.com, or writing to AGF Investments Inc. – Client Services, 55 Standish Court, Suite 1050, Mississauga, Ontario L5R 0G3.

About AGF Management

AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's premier independent investment management firms with offices across Canada and subsidiaries around the world. AGF's products include a diversified family of mutual funds, mutual fund wrap programs and pooled funds. AGF also manages assets on behalf of institutional investors including pension plans, foundations and endowments as well as for private clients. With over $34 billion in total assets under management, AGF serves more than one million investors. AGF trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol AGF.B.

SOURCE AGF

For further information: Media Contact, Amanda Marchment, Manager, Corporate Communications, 416-865-4169, amanda.marchment@agf.com

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