Canadian World Fund Limited
TSX : CWF

Canadian World Fund Limited

October 05, 2016 10:23 ET

Canadian World Fund: Investment Update - Unaudited

TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwired - Oct. 5, 2016) - Canadian World Fund Limited (TSX:CWF) (CWF) reports on an unaudited basis that its net asset value per share (NAV) at September 30, 2016 was $7.63, resulting in year-to-date and 12-month NAV returns of 1.3% and 6.4%, respectively. These compare with the -0.7% and 7.4% returns of the benchmark Morgan Stanley Capital International All Country World Index, in Canadian dollar terms, for the same periods.

The closing price for CWF's common shares at September 30, 2016 was $4.63, resulting in year-to-date and 12-month share price returns of -5.9% and -3.5%, respectively.

The geographic sector weightings of CWF's investment portfolio at market as of September 30, 2016 were as follows:

United States 32.4%
Europe 28.3%
Asia 19.1%
Canada 15.1%
South America 2.9%
Central America & Caribbean 2.2%

The top ten investments which comprised 40.4% of the investment portfolio at market as of September 30, 2016 were as follows:

Cash (Canada) 8.1%
The Middleby Corporation (United States) 5.2%
HDFC Bank Ltd. (India) 4.9%
YES BANK Limited (India) 3.6%
Mahindra & Mahindra Limited (India) 3.5%
AmRest Holdings N.V. (Netherlands) 3.2%
Apple Inc. (United States) 3.2%
PATRIZIA Immobilien AG (Germany) 3.0%
Lojas Renner S.A. (Brazil) 2.9%
RATIONAL AG (Germany) 2.8%

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