TORONTO, June 15 /CNW/ - AGF Investments Inc. (AGF) today announced that AGF Global Aggregate Bond Fund is now available to retail and institutional investors. It was previously announced that this fixed income product would launch on or about July 15, 2010.
Managed by Jean Charbonneau and Tom Nakamura, the Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade debt securities of governments, corporations and other issuers around the world.
The portfolio managers seek to provide interest income and capital appreciation by combining a top-down fundamental approach based on currency, country and category allocation, and duration management with a bottom-up approach to corporate bond selection.
AGF Global Aggregate Bond Fund complements domestic or foreign equity funds and is ideal for conservative investors seeking exposure to investment-grade fixed-income products from around the world.
About AGF Management Limited
AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's premier investment solutions firms with offices across Canada and subsidiaries around the world. AGF's products and services include a diversified family of award-winning mutual funds, AGF Elements portfolios, the Harmony asset management program, services for institutional and private clients, as well as AGF Trust GICs, loans and mortgages. With approximately $43 billion in total assets under management, AGF serves more than one million investors. AGF trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol AGF.B.
To learn more about AGF products and the funds managed by the firm's award-winning team, visit www.agf.com.
For further information: For further information: For media inquiries, contact AGF Public Relations & Public Affairs: Amanda Marchment, 416 367-1900, Ext. 2140, amanda.marchment@AGF.com; Lucy Becker, 416 865-4284, lucy.becker@AGF.com