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Jan 31, 2017, 13:00 ET Notice To Shareholders of Class A Shares, Series VIII and Series IX of Covington Venture Fund Inc. ("The Fund") who purchased shares on or before May 1, 2008 - Redemption of Shares at Original

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - The Fund is pleased to announce that it has met one of its investment objectives and will be in position to return investors' capital in an amount equal to the original ...


Oct 24, 2016, 15:13 ET Covington Fund II Inc. Completes Fiscal 2016 Shareholder Redemption

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2016 /CNW/ - Covington Fund II Inc. ("The Fund") announced today that it has received over $28 million in shareholder redemption requests. With the honouring of redemption requests, ...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:20 ET Covington Fund II Inc. To Re-Open to Redemptions on October 24, 2016 at 10am EST

TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - Covington is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of Covington Fund II Inc. (the "Fund") has approved the re-opening of the Fund to allow for the redemption...


Jan 18, 2016, 12:49 ET Covington Fund II Inc. Completes $42 million in Shareholder Redemptions

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2016 /CNW/ - Covington Fund II Inc. ("The Fund") announced today that it has received over $42 million in shareholder redemption requests since September 1, 2015, including over $24 ...


Dec 16, 2015, 09:45 ET Covington Fund II Inc. Announces it will Re-Open to Redemptions

TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Covington is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of Covington Fund II Inc. (the "Fund") has approved the re-opening of the Fund for redemptions as of...


Sep 08, 2015, 17:54 ET Covington Fund II Inc. Temporarily Suspends Redemptions

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Covington Fund II Inc. ("Cov II" or the "Fund") announced today that it has halted redemptions of the Fund as a result of significant and increasing requests for...


May 16, 2014, 17:15 ET Covington Announces Completion of Sale of Venture Portfolio of Series I-V of Covington Venture Fund to Covington Fund II

TORONTO, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corp. ("Covington") announced today the completion of the previously announced en bloc sale of the venture portfolio of Covington Venture Fund Inc....


Apr 25, 2014, 16:30 ET Covington Announces Shareholder Approval of Wind Up of Covington Venture Fund: Series I-V

TORONTO, April 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corp. ("Covington") announced today that at the special meeting of shareholders of Covington Venture Fund Inc. ("CVF"), shareholders of Class A...


Feb 14, 2014, 17:30 ET Covington Announces Wind Up of Covington Venture Fund: Series I-V

Fund Establishes Plan for Return of Capital to Shareholders TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corp. ("Covington") announced today that Covington Venture Fund Inc. ("Covington Venture...


Nov 18, 2013, 11:14 ET Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. Announces Close of Acquisition by Covington Fund II Inc.

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. (the "Fund") announced today that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of the Fund by Covington Fund II Inc. ("Fund...


Sep 18, 2013, 18:01 ET Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. Announces Proposed Acquisition by Covington Fund II Inc.

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. ("SCF") announced today that it will submit to shareholders for their consideration and approval a proposal pursuant to which...


Jan 13, 2013, 20:46 ET Covington Fund II Inc. Series I Announce That Class A Shares Are No Longer Offered For Subscription

TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") and the Board of Directors for Covington Fund II Inc. (the "Fund") today announced that effective December 28, 2012 the Fund ...


Nov 25, 2010, 18:57 ET Covington Fund II Shareholders Approve Acquisition of The VenGrowth
Investment Funds And New Generation Biotech (Equity) Fund

TORONTO, Nov. 25 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") announced today that as part of the Covington Fund II Inc.'s ("Fund II) Annual and Special Meeting, shareholders of Fund II...


Nov 19, 2010, 09:19 ET Covington Capital Corporation Announces $5 Million Toward The VenGrowth
Transaction

TORONTO, Nov. 19 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") announced today that it has agreed to pay $5 million toward termination costs associated with the acquisition of the five...


Oct 13, 2010, 10:33 ET Fidelity Stainless Ltd. Announces Acquisition of PAC PVF Trade Inc.

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 13 /CNW/ - Fidelity Stainless Ltd., a Canadian-based Master Distributor of stainless steel long products, stainless steel tube, and aluminum extrusions, today announced that it...


Oct 12, 2010, 08:45 ET Covington Capital Corporation Announces Proposed Acquisition of New
Generation Biotech (Equity) Fund Inc. by Covington Fund II Inc. & Suspension
of Redemptions of New Generation Biotech

TORONTO, Oct. 12 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") announced today that Covington Fund II Inc. ("Covington Fund II") has entered into a Definitive Purchase Agreement with the New...


Oct 12, 2010, 08:35 ET Covington Capital Corporation Announces Proposed Acquisition of VenGrowth
Investment Funds and New Generation Biotech (Equity) Fund Inc. by Covington
Fund II Inc.

TORONTO, Oct. 12 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") announced today that Covington Fund II Inc. has entered into a Definitive Purchase Agreement with VenGrowth Investment Fund Inc.,...


Mar 01, 2010, 15:39 ET Covington Capital Completes Investment in Aimetis Corp.

Waterloo Company a Leader in Network Video Surveillance Technology TORONTO, March 1 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") is pleased to announce the completion of a CDN$2.5 million...


Nov 16, 2009, 12:22 ET Covington Venture Fund Inc. and New Generation Biotech Equity Fund Inc.
Announce That Class A Shares Will No Longer Be Offered For Subscription

TORONTO, Nov. 16 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation and the boards of directors of each of Covington Venture Fund Inc. and New Generation Biotech Equity Fund Inc. (the "Funds") today announced...