MONTREAL, June 29, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Capital Corporation (TSX:
FSZ) ("Fiera Capital" or "the Firm"), a leading independent Canadian
investment management firm, announced today the launch of a new
alternative fund, the Fiera Diversified Futures Fund (or "the Fund"),
adding further depth to Fiera's alternative solutions.
The Fiera Diversified Futures Fund is designed to meet the objectives of
accredited investors seeking to achieve equity-like returns and
volatility, but with low or negative correlations compared to other
equity and fixed income investments. The Fund takes long or short
positions in more than 20 markets in fixed income, equity, currencies
Since June 8, 2012, the Fund has been added to the Fiera Multi-Manager
Fund, which will benefit from the additional diversification. It will
also be available as a stand-alone investment as of today.
"The launch of the Fiera Diversified Futures Fund is part of our global
strategic objective to be an uncontested leader in alternative
investment strategies that create value for our clients", said Jean-Guy
Desjardins, Chairman, C.E.O. and C.I.O.
About Fiera Capital Corporation
Fiera Capital is a leading publicly traded, independent investment
management firm. The Firm is one of only a handful of full service,
multi-product investment firms in Canada, offering clients a proven top
tier track record in equity and fixed income management as well as
depth and expertise in asset allocation and alternative investments.
SOURCE FIERA CAPITAL CORPORATION
For further information:
For further information on the Fund, please contact:
Associate Chief Investment Officer /
Vice President, Equity and Alternative Products
Fiera Capital Corporation
For media, please contact:
Mélanie Tardif, CMA
NATIONAL Public Relations
Additional information relating to the Company, including the Company's annual information form, is on SEDAR at www.sedar.com