Capital International Asset Management (Canada), Inc.

Capital International Asset Management (Canada), Inc.

April 08, 2009 16:06 ET

Capital International Receives Approval for Fund Merger

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 8, 2009) - Capital International Asset Management (Canada), Inc. announced today that it has received securityholder approval to merge its Capital International - Global Small Cap fund into its Capital International - Global Equity fund.

The securityholder approval, obtained at a special meeting held April 7, 2009, followed previous regulatory approval as well as a positive recommendation from the fund's Independent Review Committee. Capital International Asset Management (Canada), Inc. looks forward to continuing to serve the interests of securityholders through its management of the continuing fund, Capital International - Global Equity.

The merger is expected to be completed on or about April 20, 2009.

About Capital International Asset Management (Canada), Inc.

Capital International launched its first mutual fund in Canada in 2001 and has since continued its growth and commitment to serving the needs of Canadian investors. In 2008, Capital International offered its first fixed-income fund and enhanced the portfolio management teams of several of its funds. Capital International is part of the privately held Capital Group Companies, Inc., which traces its roots to 1931 and now operates in more than 20 offices worldwide. Highly respected for its tenured investment professionals and unparalleled global research efforts, the organization serves millions of individual investors, as well as thousands of leading corporations and institutions worldwide.

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