TORONTO, Feb. 19 /CNW/ - Dynamic Funds ("Dynamic"), DundeeWealth Inc.'s most widely recognized investment brand, is pleased to announce it took home the greatest number of "Fund of the Year" trophies at the 2010 Lipper Fund Awards in Toronto, with 14 awards going to funds that topped their respective fund categories.
"Recognition by Lipper of Dynamic's performance last year is further evidence of our portfolio management team's ability to uncover and take advantage of unique investment opportunities presented by different market environments," said David Goodman, President and Chief Executive Officer of DundeeWealth Inc. "We are grateful for the recognition we received from the industry and remain committed to seeking out top investment prospects for our clients"
The following funds were recognized at the awards ceremony for excelling over the three-year period:
Dynamic Power Small Cap Fund (http://funds.dynamic.ca/fundprofile.aspx?f=H84K&s=A&c=CDN⟨=EN&r=3012) managed by Alexander Lane
Marquis Equity Portfolio (http://funds.dynamic.ca/fundprofile.aspx?f=RP08&s=A&c=CDN⟨=EN&r=4214) managed by Marc St-Pierre
Dynamic also won 12 awards for funds topping their categories over the one-, five- and 10-year periods. For a full list of Dynamic's 2010 Lipper Fund awards, please visit www.dynamic.ca.
The awards granted by Lipper add to a list of honours earned by Dynamic for industry leading portfolio management and client service including 2009 Advisors' Choice Investment Fund Company of the Year and 2008 Analysts' Choice Investment Fund Company of the Year at the Canadian Investment Awards and the best overall score among fund company call centres in the 2009 Environics Call Audit Study.
About Dynamic Funds
Dynamic Funds is a division of Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of DundeeWealth Inc. (TSX: DW). Goodman & Company offers a wide range of wealth management solutions through financial advisors. These include the mutual funds, hedge funds and closed-end investment trusts of Dynamic Funds, the portfolio solutions of the Marquis Investment Program, the flow-through limited partnerships of CMP(TM) and Canada Dominion and the high net worth investment counsel of Goodman Private Wealth Management.
About The Lipper Fund Awards
The Lipper Fund Awards are part of the Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence, a global family of awards that celebrate exceptional performance throughout the professional investment community. The Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence recognize the world's top funds, fund management firms, sell-side firms, research analysts, and investor relations teams. The Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence also include the Extel Survey Awards, the StarMine Analyst Awards, and the StarMine Broker Rankings. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit excellence.thomsonreuters.com
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