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Fund Price: $19.35 (as at January 19, 2018)  1-day chg: $.1098 0.57%  YTD: 6.15%

Returns as at December 31, 2017

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month -0.77% 0.43% 1.20%
3 Months 10.87% 2.96% 4.45%
6 Months 14.86% 4.03% 8.30%
1 Year 14.27% 6.87% 9.10%
2 Year Avg 19.61% 6.35% 14.93%
3 Year Avg 16.02% 2.73% 6.59%
4 Year Avg 16.87% 4.41% 7.57%
5 Year Avg 16.77% 5.34% 8.63%
10 Year Avg - 2.81% 4.65%
15 Year Avg - 6.60% 9.02%
20 Year Avg - 11.39% 7.03%
Since Inception - - -
 
2017 14.27% 6.87% 9.10%
2016 25.20% 9.90% 21.08%
2015 9.16% -0.01% -8.32%
 
3 year risk 15.92 13.77 7.35
3 year beta 1.02 0.63 1.00

*S&P/TSX Total Return

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the S&P/TSX Total Return.

Risk Measures as at December 31, 2017

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Jul 15): 46.61 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Oct 12): -12.52 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: 16 High

Fund Objectives

The investment objective of the Fund is to generate income and achieve long-term capital appreciation by primarily investing in exchange traded funds (each an ETF). The Fund's potential investments are not restricted by market capitalization size or sector.However, due to our strict liquidity requirements, we focus our investments in actively traded ETFs. The Fund may use commodity ETFs and inverse ETFs for hedging and non-hedging purposes.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: Barometer Capital Management Inc.
Managed by: Barometer Capital Management Inc.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: August 2010
Asset Class: Alternative Strategies
Quartile Rank: 1 (3YR ending December 31, 2017)
Total Assets: N/A
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): -
Management Fee: 1.75%
Load Type: Front End
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$25,000
Subsequent:
$5,000
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$25,000
Subsequent RRSP:
$5,000
Closed:
No
Restricted:
Yes
Restriction:
(Min Initial Investment $25,000); Must be an "accredited investor".
 
 

Asset Allocation December 31, 2017

Equity Sector Weightings December 31, 2017

Fund Geography December 31, 2017

Top Holdings as at December 31, 2017

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at December 31, 2017
1 Year Performance (%)
  SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF Other 4.72   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Market Vectors India Small-Cap Index ETF Other 4.55   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  iShares US Broker-Dealers & Securities E Other 4.04   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  SPDR S&P Bank ETF Other 4.02   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  First Trust Industrials/Producer Drbls A Other 3.93   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  iShares US Aerospace & Defense ETF Other 3.91   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF Other 3.87   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF Other 3.87   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fun Other 3.87   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  First Trust Cloud Computing ETF Other 3.86   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Distribution Report (18 months up to January 19, 2018)

Frequency of Income Distributions: Annually

Frequency of Capital Gain Distributions: Annually

Date Income Dividend Capital Gain Total (Current Period) Trailing 12-Months Total Reinvestment Price
Dec 29, 2017 0.0109 0.0109 0.6783 18.233
Dec 27, 2017 0.6675 0.6675 0.6675 18.327
Dec 28, 2016 0.3710 1.0021 1.3732 1.3732 16.877

Portfolio Manager(s)

Barometer Mgmt Team

Barometer Capital Management Inc.

Start Date: August, 2010

Fund Return: 11.08%

Barometer Capital Management has a truly unique investment approach that differentiates it in the market place. The firm has consistently demonstrated its ability to add value in different market conditions and economic cycles. Barometer's proprietary Disciplined Leadership Approach� places particular emphasis on capital preservation, while delivering long-term absolute returns. The firm offers a unique investment solution through its suite of private pools and prospectus fund offerings. Investment strategies range from core high income and equity strategies to global macro mandates. Barometer's business was formed in 2001, and today remains an independent partner-owned firm. The firm's assets have grown to $2.6 billion under management as of December 31st 2015.

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