TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, at a special meeting of
unitholders of First Trust Canadian Quantitative Equity Portfolio
(formerly known as TD Canadian Quantitative Research Portfolio) (the "Fund"), unitholders overwhelmingly approved the merger of the Fund into
First Trust Canadian Capital Strength Portfolio (the "Merger").
As the Merger has received all necessary approvals, including regulatory
approval, FT Portfolios Canada Co., as manager of the Fund, plans to
complete the Merger on or around the close of business on February 22,
SOURCE: FT Portfolios Canada Co.
For further information:
please contact Fraser Howell, President and Chief Financial Officer of FT Portfolios Canada Co., the manager of the Fund, at 416 865-8065 or 877 622-1787.