Professionals' Financial - Mutual Funds Inc. announces the upcoming change of name of each of its mutual funds

MONTRÉAL, March 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Professionals' Financial - Mutual Funds Inc. (the "Manager"), as investment fund manager of Professionals' Balanced Fund, Professionals' Balanced Growth Fund, Professionals' Retirement Balanced Fund, Professionals' Bond Fund, Professionals' Cash Management Fund, Professionals' Short Term Fixed Income Fund, Professionals' Global Fixed Income Fund, Professionals' Canadian Equity Fund, Professionals' Canadian Dividend Fund, Professionals' American Dividend Fund, Professionals' Global Equity Fund, Professionals' American Index Fund and Professionals' Emerging Markets Equity Fund (collectively, the "Funds"), announces that it intends to proceed to the change of the name of each of the Funds (the "Change of names") as of the date of the next renewal of the simplified prospectus of the Funds, which should be on or about May 20, 2015 (the "Prospectus Renewal Date"). The Change of names will not trigger any change to the Funds, other than their names.

You will find below the current name as well as the new name of each of the Funds:



Professionals' Funds

FDP Portfolios

Professionals' Balanced Fund

FDP Balanced Portfolio

Professionals' Balanced Growth Fund

FDP Balanced Growth Portfolio

Professionals' Retirement Balanced Fund

FDP Balanced Income Portfolio

Professionals' Bond Fund

FDP Canadian Bond Portfolio

Professionals' Cash Management Fund

FDP Cash Management Portfolio

Professionals' Short Term Fixed Income Fund

FDP Short Term Fixed Income Portfolio

Professionals' Global Fixed Income Fund

FDP Global Fixed Income Portfolio

Professionals' Canadian Equity Fund

FDP Canadian Equity Portfolio

Professionals' Canadian Dividend Fund

FDP Canadian Dividend Equity Portfolio

Professionals' American Dividend Fund

FDP US Dividend Equity Portfolio

Professionals' Global Equity Fund

FDP Global Equity Portfolio

Professionals' American Index Fund

FDP US Index Equity Portfolio

Professionals' Emerging Markets Equity Fund

FDP Emerging Markets Equity Portfolio


This initiative arises in conjunction with the evolution of the business model of Professionals' Financial group, which includes the conversion from a firm dedicated to portfolio management to a wealth management firm.

A notice has been sent to the unitholders of the Funds to inform them of the Change of names prior to its coming into effect.

About Professionals' Financial
Professionals' Financial is a Montreal-based wealth management company. It offers private management products and services, wealth management and financial planning solutions, and a complete range of mutual funds. Created in 1978 by professionals and for professionals, the Financial remains committed today to ensuring that its management fees are among the most competitive on the Canadian market. Professionals' Financial is affiliated with the Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec, the Association des chirurgiens dentistes du Québec, the Corporation de service de la Chambre des notaires, the Association des architectes en pratique privée du Québec, and the Association québécoise des pharmaciens propriétaires. Thanks to this affiliation, the Financial is able to offers its clients a unique guarantee in terms of impartiality, representation of their interests, and performance.



For further information: François Landry, Senior Vice-President and Chief Investment Officer, Professionals' Financial - Mutual Funds Inc., 2 Complexe Desjardins, East Tower, 31st Floor, P. O. Box 1116, Montréal, Québec, H5B 1C2, Telephone: 514-350-5095, Fax: 514-350-5155,, More details at


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