SOURCE: Dynamic Funds

Dynamic Funds

May 04, 2016 13:30 ET

Dynamic Funds Adds Canadian Equity Portfolio Manager

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) - 1832 Asset Management L.P., manager of Dynamic Funds, today announced that Eric Mencke has joined the firm as a Portfolio Manager. He is a seasoned investment professional who brings comprehensive expertise across the Canadian equity market.

"The addition of Eric Mencke to our investment organization fortifies our overall capabilities within Canadian equities," said Jordy Chilcott, President and CEO, Dynamic Funds. "As one of Canada's largest investment managers, we place an emphasis on bringing on talent, like Mr. Mencke, that allows us to deliver on our active approach to investing."

Mr. Mencke has over 15 years of investment industry experience and, prior to joining Dynamic, held portfolio management duties at a large Canadian mutual fund company. He holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Administrative and Commercial Studies from Western University and a Diploma in Accounting from Wilfrid Laurier University. Mr. Mencke is also a CPA, CA and a CFA charterholder.

Mr. Mencke will be appointed Co-Portfolio Manager on Dynamic Canadian Dividend Fund and Dynamic Income Growth Opportunities Class, working alongside current Co-Portfolio Manager Don Simpson. In addition, David Fingold relinquishes his Co-Portfolio Manager duties on Dynamic Canadian Dividend Fund and Dynamic Income Growth Opportunities Class to focus primarily on his U.S. and global equity oriented mandates. Don Simpson also relinquishes his Co-Portfolio Manager duties on Dynamic Global Dividend Fund and Dynamic Global Dividend Class, leaving David Fingold as the sole lead portfolio manager on these two products. The aforementioned portfolio management changes are effective May 4, 2016.

About Dynamic Funds
Dynamic Funds is a division of 1832 Asset Management L.P., which offers a range of wealth management solutions, including mutual funds, investment solutions for private clients, institutional clients and managed asset programs. 1832 Asset Management L.P. is a limited partnership, the general partner of which is wholly owned by Scotiabank. ® Dynamic Funds is a registered trademark of its owner, used under license.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investments in the funds. Please read the prospectus before investing. Investments in the funds are not guaranteed; their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

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    Debra Chan
    Public, Corporate and Government Affairs
    Scotiabank
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    debra.chan@scotiabank.com