TORONTO, July 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Invesco Canada announced today that Rex
Chong, who leads the Trimark Fixed Income investment team, will be
taking a sabbatical of up to six months, beginning July 23, 2012.
Portfolio managers Anthony Imbesi, Gary Lew and Alfred Samson will
continue managing all Trimark fixed income portfolios employing the
time-tested Trimark discipline. This experienced team has worked with
Mr. Chong for over 10 years, practicing the Trimark investment
"At Trimark Investments, we have an award-winning team of experienced
fixed income portfolio managers," said Mr. Chong. "While I'm away, I
have every confidence that the team will continue to manage the funds
in the best interests of investors."
Additionally, the team will have the support of Invesco Ltd.'s fixed
income organization, which includes 155 investment professionals across
the globe and more than US$200 billion in assets under management (as
of March 31, 2012).
"This sabbatical will give Rex time to focus on his family," said Peter
Intraligi, President of Invesco Canada. "In the interim, our clients
remain in the proven hands of the experienced team in Canada, supported
by Invesco Ltd.'s tremendous global resources."
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be associated with mutual fund investments. Mutual funds are not
guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not
be repeated. Please read the simplified prospectus before investing.
Copies are available from your advisor or Invesco Canada Ltd.
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individual investors across Canada and around the world. Invesco Ltd.
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capabilities, Invesco provides a wide range of investment strategies
and vehicles to our retail, institutional and high-net-worth clients
around the world. Operating in more than 20 countries, the firm is
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