TORONTO, Dec. 20 /CNW/ - UBS Global Allocation Trust (TSX: GAT.UN), an investment trust trading on The Toronto Stock Exchange, today
announced that it will make a quarterly distribution of CDN$0.125 per
unit, payable on December 31, 2010 to all unitholders of record as of
December 31, 2010. It is in accordance with the annual 5% stated
distribution as indicated in the prospectus dated February 26, 2004.
The investment strategies of UBS Global Allocation Trust are: (i) active
global asset allocation across seven asset classes of global stocks and
bonds; (ii) active security selection, based on a price/intrinsic value
methodology; and (iii) an active global currency overlay.
UBS Global Asset Management is a large scale asset manager with well
diversified businesses across regions, capabilities and distribution
channels. It offers investment capabilities and investment styles
across all major traditional and alternative asset classes. These
include equity, fixed income, currency, hedge fund, real estate and
infrastructure investment capabilities that can also be combined in
Invested assets totaled some CAD 593 billion at 30 Sept 2010. The firm
is a leading fund house in Europe, the largest mutual fund manager in
Switzerland1 and the largest global hedge fund of funds manager2.
With around 3,500 employees, located in 25 countries, we are a truly
global firm. Our main offices are in London, Chicago, Frankfurt,
Hartford, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and
1 Source: Lipper FundFlows Insight Report (as at 30 September 2010)
2 Source: InvestHedge Billion Dollar Club, March 2010
SOURCE UBS Global Allocation Trust
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