Montréal, December 13, 2016 – Professionals’ Financial – Mutual Funds Inc. (“FDP”), the investment fund manager of FDP Global Fixed Income Portfolio (the “Fund”), announces the execution of two portfolio sub-advisory agreements: one entered into with Amundi Canada Inc. (“Amundi Canada”) and the other entered into with Manulife Asset Management (US) LLC (“Manulife US”) and Manulife Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited (“Manulife HK”). Amundi Canada intends to delegate the entirety of its management of the Fund to Amundi Smith Breeden LLC (“Amundi”). The sub-managers will be responsible for the portfolio management of part of the Fund’s assets, where FDP will from now on internalize the portfolio management of the remainder of the Fund’s assets. Since December 2012, the portfolio management of all of the Fund’s assets was entrusted to PIMCO Canada Corp.
Mr. Kenneth J. Monaghan will be the individual principally responsible for the investment advisory services provided to the Fund by Amundi. Also, Messrs. Daniel S. Janis, III and Thomas C. Goggins will be the individuals principally responsible for the investment advisory services provided by Manulife US. Further, Mr. Kisoo Park will be the individual principally responsible for the investment advisory services provided by Manulife HK. Finally, Mr. Massimo D’Alessandro will be the individual principally responsible for the investment advisory services provided by FDP.
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Mr. François Landry
Vice-Chairman of the Board and Vice-president
Professionals’ Financial – Mutual Funds Inc.
2 Complexe Desjardins
East Tower, 31st Floor, P. O. Box 1116
Montréal, Québec H5B 1C2
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