TORONTO, Jan. 7 /CNW/ - Jovian Capital Corporation ("Jovian") (JOV: TSX)
and its wholly-owned subsidiary JovFunds Management Inc. ("JovFunds") are
pleased to announce the launch of the Jov Winslow Global Green Growth Fund
(the "Fund"). The Fund is sub-advised by "green" investing pioneer Winslow
Management Company, LLC ("Winslow"), and is the first Winslow-managed
investment fund offered in Canada.
"Green investing has moved from a novelty to a fundamental in portfolio
construction," said Steve Hawkins, Managing Partner of JovFunds. "We are
pleased to be partnering with Winslow, as they are a leader in green investing
and have one of the strongest track records in North America."
The Fund intends to invest substantially all of its assets in equity
securities of companies that provide environmental solutions. The Fund defines
an "environmental solution" as a product or service that reduces resource
consumption, decreases pollution such as climate-changing greenhouse gases, or
contributes to healthy, sustainable lifestyles.
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About Winslow Management Company, LLC
For twenty-five years, Winslow has been dedicated to the same corporate
mission: to demonstrate that their green investing approach can yield positive
long-term results for clients. Today, Winslow is widely recognized as a
pioneer in the rapidly growing field of green investing.
About JovFunds Management Inc.
JovFunds provides innovative investment solutions for Canadians through
the creation, distribution and management of high quality investment products.
JovFunds manages and distributes in excess of $1.2 billion in client assets
and is wholly owned by Jovian Capital Corporation.
About Jovian Capital Corporation
Jovian is a publicly-traded company listed on the TSX (JOV). Jovian is a
management and holding company with interests in a variety of financial
service firms specializing in wealth(*) and asset(*)(*) management. The Jovian group
of companies operates as a national financial services organization with
approximately $14.6 billion of client assets ($5.4 billion in assets under
management and $9.2 billion in assets under administration).
(*) Wealth management entities include MGI Securities Inc., MGI
Securities (USA) Inc. and Rice Financial Group Inc. (*)(*) Asset
management entities include BetaPro Management Inc., Horizons Funds Inc.,
JovFunds Management Inc., JovFunds Inc., JovInvestment Management Inc.,
Leon Frazer & Associates Inc. and T.E. Wealth. Financial corporate
service entities include Felcom Data Services Inc.
The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this release.
Additional information relating to Jovian is available at www.sedar.com
For further information:
For further information: Don Sangster, Investor Relations, Jovian
Capital Corporation, (416) 933-5744; Steve Hawkins, Managing Partner, JovFunds
Management Inc., (416) 601-2442; or Ethan Berkwits, Director of Marketing,
Winslow Management Company, LLC, (617) 788-1607