Robert Taylor to Assume Portfolio Manager Duties for Canoe Financial
CALGARY, ALBERTA – July 24, 2013 – Canoe Financial LP, manager of the EnerVest Diversified Income Trust (EIT.UN) and the Canoe Mutual Funds, announces that Mr. Robert Taylor, CA, CFA, Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager with Canoe Financial, will assume portfolio management responsibilities for the EnerVest Diversified Income Trust (EIT.UN), Canoe Canadian Monthly Income Class, Canoe Canadian Asset Allocation Class, Canoe Canadian Equity Class and Canoe Capital Appreciation Class, effective July 29, 2013. The investment objectives and investment strategies of these funds remain unchanged.
Mr. Taylor is an award-winning portfolio manager and was directly responsible for managing more than $4 billion in assets in his previous position as Vice President and Portfolio Manager, Canadian Equities at BMO Global Asset Management. In the last decade, Mr. Taylor managed the following mandates: BMO Asset Allocation Fund, BMO Equity Fund, Educators Growth Fund, BMO Resource Fund and BMO Global Energy Fund. Mr. Taylor was also an integral member of the asset mix committee responsible for asset allocation decisions with respect to institutional and retail mandates.
About the EnerVest Diversified Income Trust
The Fund is one of Canada's largest, diversified closed-end investment funds and is listed on the TSX under the symbol EIT.UN. The Fund is actively managed and invests in a diversified portfolio of income-generating and capital growth-oriented securities listed primarily on the TSX. The Fund is designed to maximize distributions and net asset value for the benefit of its unitholders. Canoe Financial is the Portfolio Manager and Manager of the Fund.
About Canoe Financial LP
Canoe Financial is an investment management firm focused on building financial wealth for Canadians through investing in Canada. Its ‘GO CANADA!’ investment thesis reflects Canoe’s strategic confidence in Canada as a place to invest. With continued global urbanization, increasing worldwide demand for resources, and Canada’s sound fiscal structure, Canoe believes this country provides long-term growth potential for investors.
Canoe is one of Canada’s fastest-growing mutual fund companies and as at June 30, 2013, manages approximately $1.7 billion in assets through its investment products. To learn more about Canoe Financial, visit www.canoefinancial.com.
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