Press release from CNW Group
CI Investments' mobile app offers a new level of convenience for clients
Monday, December 12, 2011
TSX SYMBOL: CIX
TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2011 /CNW/ - CI Investments Inc. ("CI") today announced the launch of CI Mobile, an iPad app that offers convenient on-the-go access to key facts about the company's products.
Through CI Mobile, investors and advisors can quickly find:
- daily fund prices, fund codes and performance
- the latest commentary from CI's portfolio management teams
- profiles of CI funds
- profiles of CI portfolio management teams
- information on CI products, such as corporate class, managed solutions and SunWise Essential Series
- illustration tools and financial calculators.
The app also allows investors to view their CI account information through secure access to CI's InvestorOnline. Advisors have access to their CI accounts through AdvisorOnline.
"More Canadians are using mobile devices not just to find information, but to manage all aspects of their lives, including their financial affairs," said Derek Green, CI President. "CI Mobile provides our clients with rapid access to the information they request the most, such as fund prices, performance and portfolio manager commentary, along with highlights of CI's entire lineup."
The new app combines a strong design that takes full advantage of the tablet's user-friendly interface with a rich selection of content. Certain features, such as a fund code finder, were developed specifically for CI Mobile. The app is one of the first developed within the Canadian investment fund industry.
"CI Mobile is part of our commitment to innovation and to providing a high-quality, industry-leading level of service and support to our clients," said Mr. Green.
The CI Mobile app for the iPad is now available free at the Apple App Store. It is in English only, with a French version being developed for release in the coming months.
CI Investments Inc. is one of Canada's largest investment management companies. CI offers a broad range of investment products and services, including an industry-leading selection of investment funds, and is on the Web at www.ci.com. CI is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an independent, Canadian-owned wealth management firm with $92 billion in assets as of November 30, 2011.
App Store and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
For further information:
Derek J. Green
CI Investments Inc.