TORONTO, April 21 /CNW/ - Brandes Investment Partners & Co., Manager to
the Brandes Sionna Canadian Equity Fund (the "Fund"), today announced that
effective April 22, 2009 Brandes Investment Partners, L.P. (Brandes) will be
added as an additional portfolio advisor to the Fund and changes are being
made to the Fund's investment strategies.
In making the announcement, Oliver Murray, president and CEO of Brandes
Investment Partners & Co. (BIPCo), said: "We are moving from holding units of
the Brandes Global Equity Fund for the foreign content exposure of the Fund to
directly holding global securities. This gives Sionna Investment Managers and
Brandes more flexibility on the portfolio management side."
For further information:
For further information: Leah Brock, Brandes Investment Partners & Co.,
(416) 306-5706, email@example.com