MONTRÉAL, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Capital QSSP II Investment Fund Inc. (the "Fund") and Fiera Capital Corporation ("Fiera Capital"), as manager of the Fund, announce the adjournment of the special meeting of the shareholders of all series of the Class A Shares of the Fund (the "Shareholders") that was supposed to be held at Fiera Capital's offices located at 1501 McGill College Avenue, Suite 800, in Montréal, Québec H3A 3M8, on Thursday, December 8, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., seeing as the quorum prescribed in the Fund's by-laws for holding such a meeting was not reached. In accordance with the Fund's by-laws, the reconvened meeting will be held at Fiera Capital's offices located at 1501 McGill College Avenue, Suite 800, in Montréal, Québec H3A 3M8, on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., and the Shareholders present at this reconvened meeting will constitute the quorum, regardless of their number or the value of the shares they represent.
The date of record for receiving notice of or voting at the meeting remains October 27, 2016, and the Shareholders may continue to deposit their proxies as explained in the management proxy circular dated November 1, 2016 (the "Circular"). In order to be voted at the reconvened meeting, proxies must be deposited no later than by 10:00 a.m. on December 14, 2016.
At the reconvened meeting on December 15, 2016, the Shareholders of the Fund will be asked to approve the special resolution seeking to amend the articles of the Fund so as to include a redemption right that may be exercised by the Fund in respect of the Class A Shares, as described at greater length in the Circular.
The Circular and related form of proxy have been published on the Fund's SEDAR profile (www.sedar.com) and sent to the Shareholders.
About Fiera Capital Corporation
Fiera Capital is a leading North American independent asset management firm with more than CAD$112 billion in assets under management as at September 30, 2016. The Firm provides institutional, retail and private wealth clients with access to full-service integrated money management solutions across traditional and alternative asset classes. Clients and their portfolios derive benefit from Fiera Capital's depth of expertise, diversified offerings and outstanding service. Fiera Capital trades under the ticker FSZ on the Toronto Stock Exchange. www.fieracapital.com
In the U.S., asset management services are provided by the Firm's U.S. affiliates, Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC and Fiera Capital Inc., investment advisers that are registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Registration with the SEC does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Additional information about Fiera Capital Corporation, including the Firm's annual information form, is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
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