TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - TD Asset Management Inc. (TDAM), the
manager of TD Mutual Funds, was recognized at the 19th annual
Morningstar® Awards™ held in Toronto last night. The TD Canadian Core
Plus Bond Fund was named best Canadian Fixed Income Fund, marking the
eighth time that a TD fund has won for this award.
"Winning this award on multiple occasions is a testament to the unique
collaboration between our fixed income and equity teams along with our
commitment to delivering investment excellence. It is a winning
combination and is something that truly sets us apart," said Paul
Orlander, President, TD Mutual Funds. "Not only is the TD Canadian Core
Plus Bond Fund one of our core products, it is also an integral
component of our innovative balanced funds, such as our TD Tactical
Monthly Income Fund, our TD Strategic Yield Fund, and our fund of funds
Several TD Mutual Funds were also named finalists in both equity and
fixed income categories:
Best U.S. Equity Fund - TD U.S. Quantitative Equity Fund
Best High Yield Fixed Income Fund - TD High Yield Bond Fund
Best U.S. Small/Mid-Cap Equity Fund - TD U.S. Small-Cap Equity Fund
Best Emerging Markets Equity Fund - TD Emerging Markets Fund
Best Specialty Equity Fund - TD Entertainment &Communications Fund
"As Canada's number one money manager*, as ranked by Benefits Canada, we
are dedicated to providing our investors with a full range of
innovative solutions to help them meet their needs," added Mr.
Orlander. "Being named a finalist across so many categories speaks to
the breadth and calibre of our offerings. Investors can be confident
that we will continue to build on this momentum and strive to provide
long-term value they can depend on."
*Benefits Canada, 2013 Top 40 Money Managers Report, November 2013.
About TD Asset Management Inc.
Under the TD Mutual Funds name, TDAM provides a diverse range of 74
mutual funds, 28 professionally managed portfolios and 20 corporate
class funds. TDAM manages retail mutual fund assets on behalf of more
than 1.8 million investors and TD Mutual Funds is one of the most
broadly diversified fund families in Canada. Funds are available at TD
Canada Trust branches (through TD Investment Services Inc.
representatives), TD Direct Investing, TD Wealth Financial Planning and
TD Wealth Private Investment Advice, as well as leading investment
dealers, independent brokers, advisors and financial planners. As of
September 30, 2013, TDAM was the fourth largest mutual fund company in
Canada, with CDN$76.4 billion invested in TD Mutual Funds.
SOURCE: TD Asset Management Inc.
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