MONTRÉAL, Jan. 4, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - As manager of the FÉRIQUE Funds, Gestion FÉRIQUE announces an amendment to the prospectus of the FÉRIQUE Emerging Markets Fund (the "Fund") dated October 21, 2016, with respect to the distribution policy of the Fund.
The Fund will distribute its net income for the year between December 15 and December 31 of each year and not quarterly as originally announced. The disclosure on the distribution of net realized capital gains remains unchanged. The Fund will distribute any net realized capital gains for the year between December 15 and December 31 of each year.
About Gestion FÉRIQUE
Founded on October 12, 1999, Gestion FÉRIQUE (ferique.com) is the manager of the FÉRIQUE Funds, launched in 1974 by the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec. It is the only not-for-profit mutual fund company in Canada whose sole purpose is to serve the interests of engineers, engineering graduates and their families. The firm offers 13 mutual funds diversified across all asset classes. Management of the Funds is entrusted to renowned investment firms, handpicked by Gestion FÉRIQUE based on their asset class expertise. FÉRIQUE Funds have more than $2 billion in assets under management and over 22,000 unitholders.
Note: FÉRIQUE is a registered trademark of Gestion FÉRIQUE and is used under license by its subsidiary, Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE. Gestion FÉRIQUE is an Investment Fund Manager and assumes management duties in relation to the FÉRIQUE Funds. Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE is a Mutual Fund Dealer and a Financial Planning Firm, as well as the Principal distributor of the FÉRIQUE Funds. Please note that for commercial purposes, Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE is also known in English as FÉRIQUE Investment Services. There may be brokerage fees, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses associated with investment in the Funds. Management expense ratios vary from one year to another. Please read the prospectus before investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values fluctuate frequently and past performance may not be repeated.
SOURCE Gestion FÉRIQUE
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