Implications of the 2016 Federal Budget on Classes of TD Mutual Funds Corporate Class Ltd.

TORONTO, March 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The March 22, 2016 Federal Budget announced proposals that would eliminate the deferral of capital gains tax for investors switching between different classes of shares within a mutual fund corporation (the 2016 Budget Proposal). The 2016 Budget Proposal will treat a switch between corporate class funds occurring on or after October 1, 2016 as a disposition at fair market value which will trigger capital gains or losses. Switches between different series of shares within the same corporate class fund will not be affected by the 2016 Budget Proposal.

TD Asset Management Inc. (TDAM) currently manages 21 classes of the TD Mutual Funds Corporate Class Ltd. as part of its corporate class line-up (the TD Corporate Class Funds). The list of TD Corporate Class Funds is found below.

TD Corporate Class Funds

Epoch Global Equity Class

TD Emerging Markets Class

Epoch U.S. Large-Cap Value Class

TD Global Equity Pool Class

TD Asian Growth Class

TD Global Low Volatility Class

TD Canadian Blue Chip Equity Class

TD Global Risk Managed Equity Class

TD Canadian Equity Class

TD International Growth Class

TD Canadian Equity Pool Class

TD Short Term Investment Class

TD Canadian Low Volatility Class

TD Tactical Monthly Income Class

TD Canadian Small-Cap Equity Class

TD Tactical Pool Class

TD Canadian Value Class

TD U.S. Mid-Cap Growth Class

TD Dividend Growth Class

TD U.S. Risk Managed Equity Class

TD Dividend Income Class


TDAM continues to assess the implications of the 2016 Budget Proposal for the TD Corporate Class Funds. Existing securityholders of the TD Corporate Class Funds may wish to speak with their financial advisor about their investment options.

About TD Asset Management Inc.
TD Asset Management (TDAM), a member of TD Bank Group, is a North American investment management firm. Operating through TD Asset Management Inc. in Canada and TDAM USA Inc. in the U.S., TDAM brings new thinking to investors' most important challenges. TDAM offers investment solutions to corporations, pension funds, endowments, foundations and individual investors. Additionally, TDAM manages assets on behalf of almost 2 million retail investors and offers a broadly diversified suite of investment solutions including mutual funds, professionally managed portfolios and corporate class funds. Collectively, TDAM manages over C$300 billion in assets as at December 31, 2015.

SOURCE TD Asset Management Inc.

For further information: Ana Aujla, TD Bank Group, 416-542-0211, ana.aujla@td.com


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