Canoe Strategic Resources Income Fund

August 18, 2011 20:44 ET

Canoe Strategic Resources Income Fund Announces August 2011 Distribution

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Aug. 18, 2011) -


Canoe Strategic Resources Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:CSR.UN) is pleased to announce the August 2011 distribution of $0.06 per unit. The distribution will be paid on September 15, 2011 to unitholders of record on August 31, 2011. The ex-distribution date for this payment is August 29, 2011.

The Fund's investment objectives are:

  • To provide unitholders with monthly cash distributions; and
  • To maximize unitholders' risk-adjusted total returns.

The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objectives by investing in a portfolio comprised primarily of equity securities of issuers listed on North American exchanges whose businesses are directly or indirectly related to one or more of the following six Strategic Resources:

  • Oil
  • Natural Gas
  • Copper
  • Agriculture
  • Gold
  • Silver

The Fund will write covered call options in respect of the equity securities in the Portfolio to generate additional returns above the distributions earned on its equity securities. Not more than 25% of the total assets of the Fund may be used to cover call option contracts at any time.

About the Fund

The Fund is listed on the TSX under the symbol CSR.UN and has been created to provide investors with an actively managed portfolio comprised primarily of equity securities of issuers listed on North American stock exchanges whose businesses are directly or indirectly related to one of the following six Strategic Resources: oil, natural gas, copper, agriculture, gold and silver. The Fund is managed by Bob Haber, an award-winning portfolio manager and former CIO of Fidelity Investment Canada.

About Canoe Financial LP

Canoe Financial is an investment management firm focused on building financial wealth for Canadians. Canoe currently manages approximately $1.7 billion in assets through its mutual funds and closed-end products. Canoe is a strong believer in Canada as a place to invest. With continued global urbanization, increasing worldwide demand for resources and its sound fiscal structure, we believe Canada provides long-term growth potential for investors.

To learn more about Canoe Financial, visit our website at

Bob Haber is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Haber Trilix Advisors, LP, who is a sub-advisor to Canoe Financial LP.

Forward Looking Statement: Certain statements included in this news release constitute forward looking statements which reflect Canoe Financial's current expectations regarding future results or events. Words such as "may," "will," "should," "could," "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "intend," "plan," "potential," "continue" and similar expressions have been used to identify these forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties and a number of factors could cause actual results to materially differ from expectations discussed in the forward looking statements including, but not limited to, changes in general economic and market conditions and other risk factors. Although the forward-looking statements are based on what Canoe Financial believes to be reasonable assumptions, we cannot assure that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made as of the current date and we assume no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances.

This communication is not to be construed as a public offering to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities. Such an offer can only be made by way of a prospectus or other applicable offering document and should be read carefully before making any investment. This release is for information purposes only. Investors should consult their Investment Advisor for details and risk factors regarding specific strategies and various investment products.

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