Acuity Funds Ltd. to seek unitholder approval for fund mergers

    TORONTO, Jan. 15 /CNW/ - Acuity Funds Ltd. ("Acuity) announced today that
it will seek the approval of unitholders of:

    1.  Acuity Global Equity Fund, in respect of a proposal to merge the
        assets of Acuity Global Equity Fund into Acuity Global Dividend Fund;
    2.  Acuity Pure Canadian Equity Fund, in respect of a proposal to merge
        the assets of Acuity Pure Canadian Equity Fund into Acuity Canadian
        Equity Fund.

    Notice of these unitholder meetings and an information circular will be
mailed to applicable unitholders for meetings to be held on or about March 12,
2009. If approved, the aforementioned changes are anticipated to become
effective by the end of March 2009.

    Acuity is a Toronto-based mutual fund manager and, together with Acuity
Investment Management Inc., manages approximately $6 billion in assets on
behalf of mutual funds, pooled funds, closed-end (TSX-listed) funds, pension
funds, foundations, and private clients.

For further information:

For further information: Mr. George Henry, Acuity Funds Ltd., 40 King
Street West, Scotia Plaza, 56th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M5H 3Y2, Telephone:
(416) 366-9933, Facsimile: (416) 366-2568, Toll Free: 1-800-461-4570

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