TORONTO, May 26 /CNW/ - United Financial Corporation announced today that
the next edition of "The Game Plan" webcast, featuring portfolio management
teams Cohen & Steers Capital Management Inc. and QV Investors Inc., will be
held on Thursday, May 28 at 2 p.m. Eastern Time.
Presentations will be given by Scott Crowe, Senior Vice-President of New
York-based Cohen & Steers, and Joe Jugovic, Vice-President, Investments of QV
Investors of Calgary. Cohen & Steers manages United Financial's real estate
investment mandate, while QV Investors manages Canadian equity small-cap and
Canadian equity alpha mandates.
The portfolio managers will outline their perspectives on the economic
environment and the markets and discuss their strategies for capitalizing on
current investment opportunities. The upcoming webcast will include a
discussion of equity and real estate asset classes, highlighting the benefits,
uses, and risks of these investments.
United Financial is committed to providing advisors and clients with
timely investment information on an ongoing basis. Through United Financial's
relationships with some of the most seasoned and respected portfolio managers
in Canada and around the world, "The Game Plan" webcasts give participants
regular access to valuable insights and expertise directly from the teams
managing United Financial's portfolio solutions.
The webcast is accessible by visiting www.unitedfinancial.ca or
www.assante.com and clicking on The Game Plan. Investors may submit questions
by e-mail during the webcast.
About United Financial Corporation
United Financial Corporation is a Canadian investment management and
wealth planning firm. It provides customized managed portfolio solutions for
individuals, families and businesses through the Private Client Managed
Portfolios, Evolution Private Managed Accounts, Optima Strategy, Institutional
Managed Portfolios and Artisan Portfolios programs distributed through
advisors with Assante Wealth Management. United Financial is on the Web at
United Financial is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an
independent, Canadian-owned wealth management firm with approximately $82
billion in fee-earning assets as of April 30, 2009. CI is on the Web at
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