AGF Trust Helps Make Retirement Dreams a Reality



    Kicks off RSP Season

    TORONTO, Nov. 26 /CNW/ - AGF Trust today kicked off its annual retirement
savings plan (RSP) campaign by offering financial advisors the flexibility to
pre-arrange RSP loans for their clients to invest in a wide variety of mutual
funds and GICs.
    "AGF Trust RSP loans provide Canadians and their financial advisors with
the ability to take care of retirement planning early and proactively," said
Mario Causarano, President and Chief Operating Officer. "Canadians can put a
plan in place to maximize their investment portfolio's growth potential and
complete their RSP planning before the last-minute rush by working with their
financial advisor or insurance representative."

    AGF Trust's line-up of RSP loan solutions offer:

    
    -   Flexible term and payment options
    -   Payment deferral up to 180 days after funding
    -   Ability to combine AGF RESP loans with AGF Trust loans
    -   Ability to purchase a wide variety of investment types (not limited
        to AGF funds)
    -   Loan rates as low as Prime minus one per cent
    -   Guaranteed loan approval for at least $2,500 for all applicants
    -   No income verification required for loans under $50,000
    

    "More financial advisors are using AGF Trust as their lender of choice
because we are a one-stop financial source offering innovative financial
products and solutions that meet their clients' needs," explained John
Bennett, Executive Vice-President, Financial Products and Services at AGF
Trust.
    AGF Trust offers loans for current-year or maximum-allowable RSP
contributions, re-advance loans to increase or refinance an existing AGF Trust
RSP loan, and transfer loans that consolidate RSP loans from other financial
institutions.
    "At AGF Trust, we work hard with financial advisors to develop an array
of products and services that they need to help their clients realize their
dreams," added Causarano. "We will continue to consult with and listen to our
clients to enhance our product line-up."
    With approximately $4 billion in total assets, AGF Trust serves over
13,000 financial advisors, insurance agents and mortgage brokers. In addition
to RSP loans, other AGF Trust products include: investment loans, home-equity
loans, GICs, and first and second mortgages. AGF Trust is a subsidiary of AGF
Management Limited.

    About AGF Management Limited

    AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's premier investment management
companies with offices across Canada and subsidiaries around the world. 2007
marks AGF's 50th anniversary of providing Canadians with innovative investment
solutions across the wealth continuum. AGF's products and services include a
diversified family of more than 50 mutual funds, the evolutionary AGF Elements
portfolios, the Harmony asset management program, AGF Institutional Account
Services, private client products, and AGF Trust GICs, loans and mortgages.
With approximately $55 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".




For further information:

For further information: AGF Communications, Lucy Becker,
Vice-President, (416) 865-4284, Lucy.becker@agf.com; Paul Howard,
Communications Director, (416) 865-4345, Paul.howard@agf.com; Kile Blanchard,
AGF Trust Media Relations, (416) 865-4298, Kile.blanchard@agf.com


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