Taylor North American Equity Opportunities Fund Completes Merger With Brompton Global Dividend Growth ETF
TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSX: TOF.UN; BDIV) Brompton Funds Limited (the “Manager”), the manager of Taylor North American Equity Opportunities Fund (“TOF”) is pleased to announce the completion of the merger (the “Merger”) of TOF into Brompton Global Dividend Growth ETF (“BDIV” and together with TOF, the “Funds”) effective January 29, 2019. The Merger was approved at a special meeting of unitholders of TOF held on November 30, 2018.
The Merger was implemented using exchange ratios based on the relative net asset value (“NAV”) per unit of each of TOF and BDIV, each determined as at the close of business on January 28, 2019. The table below provides the NAV per unit for each of the Funds and the applicable exchange ratio at such time.
|TOF per unit||$9.3794|
|BDIV per unit||$18.9407|
Unitholders of TOF are not required to take any action in order to be recognized as unitholders of BDIV. Units of BDIV issued to former unitholders of TOF pursuant to the Merger will continue to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “BDIV”.
About Brompton Funds
Brompton Funds, a division of Brompton Group which was founded in 2000, is an experienced investment fund manager with over $2 billion in assets under management. Brompton’s investment solutions include TSX traded funds, mutual funds and flow-through limited partnerships. For further information, please contact your investment advisor, call Brompton’s investor relations line at 416-642-6000 (toll-free at 1-866-642-6001), email email@example.com or visit our website at www.bromptongroup.com.
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