Sprott Asset Management LP

Sprott Asset Management LP
Canadian Athletes Now Fund

Canadian Athletes Now Fund

February 03, 2010 13:37 ET

Media Advisory-Golden Opportunity: Sprott Asset Management Supports Canadian Elite Athletes

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 3, 2010) -

Attention: Business Editors, Assignment Desks and Sports Editors

Canadian investment leader Eric Sprott knows a lot about Gold.

Sprott, along with the Canadian Athletes Now Fund (CAN Fund), is offering a unique opportunity for Corporate Canada to participate in GOLD and the very best our country has to offer.


An announcement from Sprott Asset Management in support of Canadian


The following spokespeople will be on hand to address the media:

Eric Sprott, CEO of Sprott Asset Management LP
Jane Roos, Executive Director of the Canadian Athletes Now Fund
(CAN Fund)
Ben Rutledge, Rowing, 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist
Vicky Sunohara, Ice Hockey, 2006 & 2002 Olympic Gold Medalist, 1998 Olympic
Silver Medalist


Thursday February 4, 2010
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


Sprott Asset Management LP Headquarters
200 Bay Street, 27th floor
Royal Bank Plaza, SOUTH TOWER

About Sprott Asset Management LP

Sprott Asset Management LP is one of Canada's premier investment firms. Founded in 2000, SAM is widely acknowledged for its investment acumen and dedication to generating consistent long-term returns for investors. The company boasts a unique collection of award-winning portfolio managers who are all experts in their respective investment styles. The SAM investment team currently manages nine mutual funds and three hedge fund strategies, with each manager leading their own respective strategy and mandate. The common shares of SAM's parent company, Sprott Inc., are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "SII".

About CAN Fund Canadian Athletes Now Fund

CAN Fund is a not for profit organization devoted solely to raising funds and awareness of our Canadian athletes. We have created a vehicle that connects Canadians directly to our athlete's journey and their success. CAN Fund is the only organization in Canada that with each donation, you find out the name of the athlete you have directly supported and receive a tax receipt. We provide our athletes with the opportunity to focus on success instead of focusing on unnecessary financial hurdles. Donations go directly to Canadian athletes to support their training, coaching, nutrition, team fees, travel and basic living expenses.

Contact Information

  • Ida Khajadourian
    416 943-6449
    Maverick Public Relations
    Julie Rusciolelli / Kelly Olive
    416 640-5525 ext. 222 or ext. 230