TORONTO, Jan. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Invesco Canada Ltd. announced today that
effective March 1, 2012, the underlying fund for its PowerShares Global
Water Class, PowerShares Global Water Portfolio, will replace its
index, the Palisades Global Water IndexTM, with the NASDAQ OMX Global Water IndexTM.
As of that date, the underlying fund will seek investment results that
generally correspond (before fees and expenses) to the price and yield
of the NASDAQ OMX Global Water IndexTM. The NASDAQ OMX Global Water IndexTM is created by NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. It is designed to track the
performance of companies creating products that conserve and purify
water for homes, businesses and industries.
For more information about the index change, please visit www.invesco.ca.
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 prospectus before investing. Copies are
available from your advisor or Invesco Canada Ltd.
This piece was produced by Invesco Canada.
Invesco is a registered business name of Invesco Canada Ltd.
A subsidiary of Invesco Ltd., Invesco Canada offers a diversified suite
of investment solutions to institutions, organizations, companies and
individual investors across Canada and around the world. Invesco Ltd.
is a leading independent global investment manager, dedicated to
helping investors worldwide achieve their financial objectives. By
delivering the combined power of our distinctive investment management
capabilities, Invesco Ltd. provides a wide range of investment
strategies and vehicles to our retail, institutional and high-net-worth
clients around the world. Operating in more than 20 countries, the
company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol IVZ.
Additional information is available at www.invesco.com.
Shares of the Fund and shares of the underlying Invesco PowerShares ETF
are not in any way sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by the Fund's
or Invesco PowerShares ETF's underlying index provider or its
affiliates, and these companies make no representation or warranty,
express or implied, as to the results to be obtained from the use of
the index. None of these companies are affiliated with Invesco Canada
Ltd., Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, or Invesco Advisers,
Inc., nor any of their affiliates. Products are not sponsored,
endorsed, sold or promoted by any of the index providers, and the index
providers make no representation regarding the advisability of
investing in this Fund.
NASDAQ®, OMX® and NASDAQ OMX® are registered trademarks and service marks of The NASDAQ OMX GROUP,
Inc. (which with its affiliates is referred to as the "Corporations")
and are used under license to Invesco PowerShares Capital Management
LLC., which has sub-licensed certain rights to Invesco Canada Ltd. The
Product(s) have not been passed on by the Corporations as to their
legality or suitability. The Product(s) are not issued, endorsed, sold,
or promoted by the Corporations. THE CORPORATIONS MAKE NO WARRANTIES AND BEAR NO LIABILITY WITH RESPECT
TO THE PRODUCT(S).
Invesco and all associated trademarks are trademarks of Invesco Holding
Company Limited, used under licence. PowerShares® is a registered trademark of Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC
SOURCE Invesco Canada Ltd.
For further information:
Vice President, Corporate Affairs