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Fund Price: $25.11 (as at May 1, 2015)  1-day chg: $.35 1.41%  YTD: 16.57%

Returns as at March 31, 2015

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month 4.49% -0.35% -0.12%
3 Months 19.92% 8.68% 12.01%
6 Months 24.90% 12.02% 17.24%
1 Year 25.08% 13.81% 22.33%
2 Year Avg 23.81% 18.32% 26.25%
3 Year Avg 17.98% 15.61% 22.16%
4 Year Avg 9.66% 11.28% 17.34%
5 Year Avg 9.82% 10.72% 15.65%
10 Year Avg 8.81% 5.25% 7.48%
15 Year Avg - 1.96% 2.80%
20 Year Avg - 5.16% 6.92%
Since Inception - - -
 
2014 5.43% 8.44% 15.08%
2013 27.85% 28.27% 36.16%
2012 6.68% 11.96% 14.00%
 
3 year risk 8.86 8.56 7.69
3 year beta 0.84 0.90 1.00

*MSCI World ($ Cdn)

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the MSCI World ($ Cdn).

Risk Measures as at March 31, 2015

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Apr 06): 38.17 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Oct 08): -33.06 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Volatility meter (Based on 3 year standard deviation from GlobeInvestor.com)
Low VOLATILITY METER: 9 High

Fund Objectives

The Dynamic Global Discovery Fund seeks to provide long-term capital growth through investment in a broadly diversified portfolio consisting primarily of equity securities of businesses based outside of Canada.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: Dynamic Funds
Managed by: 1832 Asset Management L.P.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: November 2000
Asset Class: Global Equity
Quartile Rank: 2 (3YR ending March 31, 2015)
Total Assets: $456.5 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 2.75%
Management Fee: 2.25%
Load Type: Optional
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$500
Subsequent:
$100
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$500
Subsequent RRSP:
$100
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation November 30, 2014

Equity Sector Weightings November 30, 2014

Fund Geography November 30, 2014

Top Holdings as at November 30, 2014

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at May 1, 2015
1 Year Performance (%)
- Schweiter Technologies Misc. Industrial Products Switzerland Stock 8.44   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Frutarom Industries Ltd. Food Processing Israel Stock 7.99   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Tamedia AG Publishing & Printing Switzerland Stock 6.11   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BRK.B-N Berkshire Hathaway Insurance United States Stock 5.85   11.08 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
ACT-N Actavis, Inc. Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals Ireland Stock 5.81   39.45 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
URI-N United Rentals Finance and Leasing United States Stock 5.67   6.55 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
- Strauss Group Ltd Food Processing Israel Stock 5.56   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
MDT-N Medtronic plc Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals United States Stock 5.55   27.68 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
MCK-N McKesson Corp. Wholesale Distributors United States Stock 5.28   33.73 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
AAPL-Q Apple Electrical & Electronic United States Stock 5.25   52.61 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Portfolio Manager(s)

David L. Fingold, BSc

1832 Asset Management L.P.

Start Date: October, 2004

Fund Return: 10.10%

David Fingold has been a member of the Dynamic Value Team since 2002. Prior to joining Dynamic, David worked for seven years for a privately owned merchant bank. David has over 25 years of business experience including senior positions in corporate finance, sales, purchasing, and marketing and in the manufacturing, transportation and distribution industries. David graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Management with High Distinction from Babson College in 1988.

Also manages:DMP Canadian Dividend Class-Sr A, Dynamic American Value Class-Sr A, Dynamic American Value-Sr A, Dynamic Canadian Dividend-Sr A, Dynamic Global Asset Alloc Cl-Sr A, Dynamic Global Asset Alloc-Sr A, Dynamic Global Discovery (EUR)-B, Dynamic Global Dividend Cl-Sr A, Dynamic Global Dividend-Sr A, Dynamic Income Grw Opport Cl-Sr A, Scotia U.S. $ Balanced

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