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TORONTO, Oct. 20 /CNW/ - EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. ("EdgePoint") is
pleased to announce that Cymbria Corporation ("Cymbria") has received a
receipt from the securities regulators of all of the provinces and territories
of Canada for a final prospectus dated October 20, 2008 for the initial public
offering of class A non-voting, non-redeemable shares ("Shares") at a price of
$10.00 per Share. The offering is expected to close on or about November 4,
2008. The Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") has conditionally approved the
listing of the Shares, subject to fulfilment by Cymbria of the standard
listing requirements of the TSX.
Cymbria's investment objective is to provide shareholders with long-term
capital appreciation through an actively managed portfolio comprised primarily
of global equity securities and an investment in EdgePoint Wealth Management
Inc., a wealth management company formed by EdgePoint, a company controlled by
Tye Bousada, Patrick Farmer, Robert Krembil and Geoff MacDonald.
The syndicate of agents is co-led by BMO Capital Markets and CIBC World
Markets Inc. and includes RBC Capital Markets, Scotia Capital Inc., TD
Securities Inc., National Bank Financial Inc., Dundee Securities Corporation,
Blackmont Capital Inc., Canaccord Capital Corporation, HSBC Securities
(Canada) Inc., Industrial Alliance Securities Inc., Raymond James Ltd.,
Richardson Partners Financial Limited, Desjardins Securities Inc., GMP
Securities L.P., M Partners Inc., Manulife Securities Incorporated and
Wellington West Capital Markets Inc.
For further information, please contact your IDA registered financial
A prospectus containing important information relating to these
securities has been filed with securities commissions or similar authorities
in certain jurisdictions of Canada. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained
from your IDA registered financial advisor.
For further information:
For further information: Patrick Farmer at (416) 963-9353