Dynamic Funds

Dynamic Funds
Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd.

Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd.

July 02, 2008 16:19 ET

Dynamic Funds™ Expands Lineup

New funds enhance mandate of award-winning Power growth team

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - Dynamic Funds ("Dynamic") today announced the launch of two global growth funds. The new funds, Dynamic Power Global Navigator Class and Dynamic Power Global Balanced Class, will benefit from the investment expertise of Dynamic's award-winning Power team.

The Dynamic Power Global Navigator Class, managed by Alexander Lane, will be widely diversified by geography, sector and business model and focused on long-term capital appreciation. Alexander is also the lead portfolio manager of the Dynamic Power Small Cap Fund.

"Dynamic Power Global Navigator Class is a go anywhere, do anything global growth fund," says Alexander Lane, VP and Portfolio Manager, Dynamic Funds. "It offers investors exposure to global stocks with the safety profile of larger companies and the higher return profile of smaller companies."

Noah Blackstein will manage both the equity and fixed-income sides of the Dynamic Power Global Balanced Class. Noah will build on the success of his award-winning Dynamic Power Global Growth Class, using it as a model for the equity portion of the fund. He also manages the Dynamic Power American Growth Fund, Dynamic Power American Currency Neutral Fund and a hedge fund, the Dynamic Alpha Performance Fund.

Dynamic today also launched a hedge fund of funds, the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund, giving retail investors access to a basket of the Company's hedge fund products. Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund has the ability to invest in Dynamic hedge funds and closed-end funds, as well as externally managed hedge funds, private funds and other investment vehicles not generally available to the investing public.

The initial portfolio of the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund will be composed of an approximately equal allocation of seven Dynamic hedge funds:

- Dynamic Power Hedge Fund managed by Rohit Sehgal
- Dynamic Alpha Performance Fund managed by Noah Blackstein
- Dynamic Contrarian Fund managed by David Taylor
- Dynamic Power Emerging Markets Fund managed by Rohit Sehgal
- Dynamic Income Opportunities Fund managed by Oscar Belaiche
- Dynamic Strategic Value Fund managed by David L. Fingold
- Dynamic Focus+ Alternative Fund managed by Adam Donsky

The Dynamic Funds are managed by Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd., a subsidiary of DundeeWealth Inc. DundeeWealth is a Canadian owned, independent wealth management company. Through the award-winning investment brand, Dynamic Funds, it offers mutual funds, hedge funds and closed-end investment funds. Its comprehensive range of investment and wealth management solutions also includes the managed solutions of Marquis Investment Program and DynamicEdge Portfolios, the flow-through limited partnerships of CMP™ and Canada Dominion, and the high-net-worth investment counsel of Goodman Private Wealth Management. DundeeWealth is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:DW).

The above is for information purposes only and is not, and under no circumstances shall be construed as, an offering of the Funds referred to herein or as investment advice. Investors should read the Simplified Prospectus or Confidential Offering Memorandum of the Funds for information about the Funds' investment objectives, strategies and the risks associated with an investment in the Funds before investing. Investors should discuss the suitability of the Funds with their Investment Advisor before making any investment decisions.

Information pertaining to the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund is not to be construed as a public offering of securities in any jurisdiction of Canada. The offering of units in the Dynamic Alternative Opportunities Fund is made pursuant to its offering memorandum only to those investors in jurisdictions of Canada who meet certain eligibility requirements.

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

Contact Information

  • Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd
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    Website: www.dynamic.ca
    Myra Reisler
    Media Relations
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