Investment Planning Counsel Inc.

Investment Planning Counsel Inc.

January 03, 2007 16:43 ET

Investment Planning Counsel Inc. Reports December 2006 Mutual Fund Sales

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 3, 2007) - Counsel Group of Funds, Inc. a division of Investment Planning Counsel, Inc. today reported preliminary mutual fund sales and assets under management for the month ending December 31, 2006 as follows:



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Mutual Fund Sales
- Month December 2006 December 2005
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$ millions Net New
(unaudited) Sales Redemptions Money (i) Net New Money (i)
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Long Term 23.5 15.3 8.2 11.4

Money Market 3.0 0.9 2.1 1.0
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Total 26.5 16.2 10.3 12.4
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Mutual Fund Sales
- YTD December 2006 December 2005
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$ millions Net New
(unaudited) Sales Redemptions Money (i) Net New Money (i)
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Long Term 326.7 187.5 139.2 223.7

Money Market 25.1 9.5 15.6 12.9
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Total 351.8 197.0 154.8 236.6
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(i) Net New Money (referred to as Net Sales in prior periods) is defined as
Sales less Redemptions and is consistent with the terminology now used by
The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC).


Mutual fund assets under management were $2.21-billion at December 31, 2006, compared to $2.14-billion at November 30, 2006 and $1.86-billion at December 31, 2005.

Additional information about Counsel mutual fund assets and fund flows will be available on the Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) web site (www.ific.ca) on approximately the 15th of each month as part of a Canadian industry-wide release of monthly statistics.

Investment Planning Counsel is an integrated wealth management company focused on providing Canadians with financial products, services and advice to help them achieve their financial dreams. Investment Planning Counsel has developed a strategy that marries the needs of the planners with that of the company. Investment Planning Counsel's intent is to be the premier choice among financial planners who are dedicated to serving the needs of their clients. Investment Planning Counsel is a member of the IGM Financial Inc. (TSX:IGM) group of companies.

Contact Information

  • Investment Planning Counsel
    Steve Meehan
    Chief Executive Officer
    (905) 212-9799
    (905) 212-9675 (FAX)
    Email: smeehan@ipcfn.com