BetaPro Management Inc. to Offer Advisors In-depth Education Seminars

    TORONTO, May 19 /CNW/ - BetaPro Management Inc. ("BetaPro"), the manager
of the Horizons BetaPro Exchange-Traded Funds, is pleased to announce that it
is launching the first-ever Horizons ETF University across the country for
investment advisors. These full-day sessions offer in-depth education on the
rapidly growing world of exchange traded funds ("ETFs") and the various
investment strategies that can benefit investors. In addition, the course,
pending final approval, anticipates providing Continuing Education credits.
    "Given the current market environment, having access to and proficiency
in the most innovative financial products is critical to providing investors
with quality advice," said Howard Atkinson, President of BetaPro. "At BetaPro
we have always seen ourselves at the forefront of education to help advisors
meet their clients' objectives." Mr. Atkinson, who will be one of the teachers
at the seminars, is also the author of The New Investment Frontier: A Guide to
Exchange Traded Funds for Canadians, the first-ever ETF guide in the world,
originally published in 2001. In addition to Mr. Atkinson, instructors will
include an ETF expert from one of Canada's major banks and seven university
professors with expertise in finance, economics and capital markets.

    The dates and locations for courses are as follows:

    May 20, 2009 - Hamilton, McMaster University
    May 21, 2009 - Toronto, Ryerson University
    June 2, 2009 - Ottawa, University of Ottawa
    June 3, 2009 - Montreal, McGill University
    June 9, 2009 - Vancouver, University of British Columbia
    June 10, 2009 - Calgary, University of Calgary
    June 18, 2009 - Halifax, Saint Mary's University

    For a full agenda, including a summary of each session and locations,
please go to

    About BetaPro Management Inc. (

    Horizons BetaPro Exchange Traded Funds ("HBP ETFs") are managed by
BetaPro Management Inc., Canada's sole provider of investment tools allowing
investors to profit when the market is rising or falling, or to reduce their
risk by hedging their existing market exposure. HBP ETFs offer two types of
structures: Bull+/Bear+ leveraged ETFs and single inverse ETFs. The HBP Bull+
ETFs and HBP Bear+ ETFs are designed to provide daily investment results,
before fees and expenses that correspond to double the daily performance, or
double the inverse daily performance, respectively, of their specified
underlying index or benchmark. The HBP Inverse ETFs are designed to provide
daily investment results, before fees and expenses that correspond to the one
times the inverse of their specified underlying index or benchmark. BetaPro is
a subsidiary of Jovian Capital Corporation and manages approximately $2.3
billion amongst 32 ETFs as of the end of April 2009.

    About Jovian Capital Corporation (

    Jovian acquires, creates and grows financial services companies
specializing in wealth and asset management. The Jovian group of companies
(AlphaPro Management Inc., BetaPro Management Inc., Horizons Funds Inc.,
JovFunds Inc., JovFunds Management Inc., JovInvestment Management Inc., Leon
Frazer & Associates Inc., MGI Financial Inc., MGI Securities Inc., MGI
Securities (USA) Inc., T.E. Wealth and Felcom Data Services Inc.) manages
approximately $12.0 billion of client assets ($6.5 billion in assets under
management and $5.5 billion in assets under administration). Additional
information is available at and

For further information:

For further information: Howard Atkinson, President, BetaPro Management
Inc., (416) 777-5167; or Don Sangster, Investor Relations, Jovian Capital
Corporation, (416) 933-5744

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