Dynamic Funds

Dynamic Funds
Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd.

Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd.

March 29, 2007 08:30 ET

Dynamic Funds™ Receives Top Honours at 2007 Lipper Awards

Recognized as Canada's Top Performing Equity Fund Family

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 29, 2007) - Dynamic Funds™, one of Canada's leading investment management firms, took home a top prize at last night's first annual Lipper Fund Awards 2007 Canada - Best Equity Fund Family Dynamic also scored the highest number of "Fund of the Year" awards, with honours going to five funds in the Canadian Equity, Canadian Balanced, Canadian Income Trust, Global Equity and Asia/Pacific Rim Equity categories.

The "Fund Family Equity Assets Award" recognizes Dynamic as a leading Canadian investment firm with the highest average scores for all funds within the equity asset class category over the three-year period ending December 31, 2006.

"The Lipper awards recognize Dynamic's 50 years of translating emerging investment themes into funds and programs that deliver strong, consistent performance to investors," says David Goodman, President & CEO, Dynamic Funds. "This distinction is a testament to the success of our team-based approach and the quality of our investment talent."

Dynamic won the following "Fund of the Year" awards, within the respective Lipper categories:

Dynamic Focus+ Small Business Fund managed by Oscar Belaiche

Dynamic Far East Value Fund managed by Chuk Wong

Dynamic Canadian Value Class managed by David Taylor

Dynamic Value Balanced Fund managed by David Taylor and Barry Allan

Dynamic Global Discovery Fund managed by David Fingold

The Lipper Fund Awards 2007 Canada are part of a global program of events, held in 21 countries, to reward funds that have excelled in delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance, relative to peers.

Lipper, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reuters, provides independent insight on global collective investments including mutual funds, retirement funds, hedge funds, fund fees and expenses to the asset management and media communities. Covering 150,000 share classes and over 80,000 funds located in 56 domiciles, Lipper is the world's leading fund research and analysis organization. It provides the free Lipper Leader ratings for mutual funds registered for sale in 20 countries. Additional information is available at www.lipperweb.com.

Dynamic Funds™ a division of Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd. is a leading Canadian investment firm tracing its portfolio management roots back 50 years, with more than $23 billion in assets under management. Goodman & Company and its affiliates offer a wide range of wealth management solutions through registered financial advisors, including mutual funds, portfolio solutions (Marquis), limited partnerships (CMP and Canada Dominion), hedge funds and high net-worth investment counsel (Goodman Private Wealth Management). Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd. is a subsidiary of Dundee Wealth Management Inc. (TSX:DW).

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