TORONTO, April 2 /CNW/ - AIM Trimark Investments today announced that
Trimark Canadian Small Companies Fund, which had been capped to new
investments since May 17, 2002, is reopen to new investment effective
Managed by Ted Chisholm and Rob Mikalachki, the team focuses on
attractively priced businesses that offer strong management, industry
leadership and financial strength.
The Fund has reopened as a result of the lifting of the foreign content
limit by the Federal government, which provides additional investment
opportunities around the world previously unavailable. The Fund can invest up
to 49% of its assets in foreign securities. This increased limit is designed
to benefit investors over the long term, as a broader set of investment
opportunities can enhance diversification and potential return.
AIM Trimark Investments is one of Canada's largest investment management
companies, with over C$51.4 billion(*) in assets under management. AIM Trimark
has become one of Canada's largest and most successful investment management
firms by adhering to proven investment disciplines that build and protect
investors' wealth and by putting investors' interests first. AIM Trimark is a
subsidiary of U.K.-based AMVESCAP PLC, a leading independent global investment
manager dedicated to helping people worldwide build their financial security.
AMVESCAP has approximately US$465.1 billion(*) in assets under management and is
listed on the London, New York and Toronto stock exchanges with the symbol
"AVZ". AMVESCAP operates in 19 countries world-wide with over 5,000 employees.
(*) As at February 28, 2007
Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses may all
be associated with mutual fund investments. Mutual funds are not guaranteed,
their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.
Please read the simplified prospectus before investing. Copies are available
from your advisor or from AIM Trimark Investments.
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