Mackenzie announces results of special meetings of investors



    TORONTO, June 1 /CNW/ - Mackenzie Investments ("Mackenzie") announced the
results of special meetings held today of securityholders of Mackenzie
Universal Canadian Value Fund, Mackenzie Universal Canadian Value Class,
Keystone Saxon Smaller Companies Fund, Keystone Bissett Canadian Equity Fund,
Mackenzie Universal Global Property Income Fund and Mackenzie Universal
Emerging Technologies Class.
    Securityholders of Mackenzie Universal Canadian Value Fund, Mackenzie
Universal Canadian Value Class, Keystone Saxon Smaller Companies Fund,
Keystone Bissett Canadian Equity Fund and Mackenzie Universal Global Property
Income Fund approved a resolution to merge the funds into other Mackenzie
funds, as shown in the table below:

    
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    Merging fund                         Continuing fund
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    Mackenzie Universal Canadian Value   Mackenzie Universal Canadian Value
     Fund                                 Class
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    Keystone Saxon Smaller Companies     Mackenzie Saxon Small Cap Fund
     Fund
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Keystone Bissett Canadian Equity     Mackenzie Saxon Stock Fund
     Fund
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Mackenzie Universal Global Property  Mackenzie Universal World Real
     Income Fund                          Estate Class
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    

    In addition, Mackenzie Universal Canadian Value Class securityholders
approved an amendment to the investment objectives of the Fund.
    All the above mergers and changes are expected to be effective on or
about June 5, 2009, including the previously announced merger of Mackenzie
Balanced Fund into Mackenzie Saxon Balanced Fund.

    
    Investment objectives and fund name change for Mackenzie Universal
    Emerging Technologies Class
    
    Mackenzie Universal Emerging Technologies Class securityholders approved
a change to the Fund's investment objectives such that its mandate will be
broadened to include a wider range of science and technology related
sub-sectors. Concurrent with the mandate change, the Fund will be renamed
Mackenzie Universal Technology Class. The changes are expected to be effective
on or about June 5, 2009.

    Mackenzie Investments: Mackenzie Investments was founded in 1967, and is
a leading investment management firm providing investment advisory and related
services. With $57.8 billion in assets under management as of May 31, 2009,
Mackenzie Investments distributes its services through a diversified network
of third-party financial advisors. Mackenzie Investments is a member of the
IGM Financial Inc. (TSX: IGM) group of companies. IGM Financial is one of
Canada's premier financial services companies with over $108 billion in total
assets under management as of May 31, 2009.





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For further information: Trish Tervit, Environics Communications Inc.,
(416) 969-2809, ttervit@environicspr.com


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