August 20, 2010 08:50 ET

Pro-AMS U.S. Trust Announces Semi-Annual Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 20, 2010) - Pro-AMS U.S. Trust (TSX:PAM.UN) (the "Fund") announces results for the six months ended June 30, 2010. Net realized loss amounted to $(2.2) million or $(3.41) per unit. Net assets were $16.3 million or $24.91 per unit.

The Fund's investment objectives are to return at a minimum the original issue price of the units ($25.00) to unitholders upon termination of the Fund and to preserve the value of the Fund's Managed Portfolio.

The forward purchase and sale agreement remains in force with Royal Bank of Canada ("RBC") pursuant to which RBC will agree to pay to the Fund an amount equal to the original issue price of C$25.00 for each Unit outstanding on the Termination Date on January 4, 2011 in exchange for the Fund agreeing to deliver to RBC equity securities known as the Fixed Portfolio. The Managed Portfolio consists of cash and cash equivalents.

The Fund's investment portfolio is managed by its investment manager, Mulvihill Capital Management Inc. Fund units are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol PAM.UN.

Selected Financial Information: ($ Millions)    
Statement of Financial Operations for the six months ended June 30, 2010  
Revenue $0.0  
Net Realized Loss on Investments  
  (2.2 )
  (2.2 )
Less: Expenses (0.0 )
Net Realized Loss $(2.2 )

A member of the Mulvihill Capital Management Inc. Group of Funds

Contact Information

  • Pro-AMS U.S. Trust
    Investor Relations
    Toll Free: 1.800.725.7172