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Fund Price: $9.98 (as at January 15, 2018)  1-day chg: $-.03 -0.30%  YTD: -0.10%

Returns as at December 31, 2017

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month -1.83% 0.12% 0.12%
3 Months 0.99% 0.57% 0.59%
6 Months -0.58% 1.66% 1.65%
1 Year 2.57% 5.26% 5.09%
2 Year Avg 2.15% 7.92% 7.33%
3 Year Avg 4.68% 4.08% 3.86%
4 Year Avg 5.21% 3.82% 3.54%
5 Year Avg 3.79% 3.76% 3.52%
10 Year Avg - 5.12% 4.73%
15 Year Avg - 5.29% 4.98%
20 Year Avg - 4.07% 4.18%
Since Inception - - -
 
2017 2.57% 5.26% 5.09%
2016 1.73% 10.32% 9.63%
2015 9.92% -3.00% -2.75%
 
3 year risk 8.46 5.85 4.05
3 year beta 0.26 1.04 1.00

*Globe High Yield Fixed Income Peer Index

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the Globe High Yield Fixed Income Peer Index.

Risk Measures as at December 31, 2017

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Jan 15): 13.09 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Nov 11): -2.87 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: 8 High

Fund Objectives

The Fund's objective is to maximize total returns by investing primarily in fixed income securities of emerging market issuers. The portfolio manager employs a top-down Fundamental approach that is based on currency, country and category allocation, and duration management, and is complemented with a bottom-up approach to security selection. The actively managed Fund is primarily a portfolio of local and foreign currency, denominated emerging market sovereign and corporate debt instruments issued by a broad range of countries.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: AGF Investments Inc.
Managed by: AGF Investments Inc.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: November 2010
Asset Class: High Yield Fixed Income
Quartile Rank: 2 (3YR ending December 31, 2017)
Total Assets: $155.4 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 1.92%
Management Fee: 1.50%
Load Type: Optional
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$500
Subsequent:
$25
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$500
Subsequent RRSP:
$25
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation May 31, 2017

Bond Type May 31, 2017

Bond Term May 31, 2017

Top Holdings as at May 31, 2017

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at January 15, 2018
1 Year Performance (%)
  US Treasury 2.125% 29-Feb-2024 Bond 3.76   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Brazil Notas do Tesouro, 10.00%, JAN/01/23 Bond 2.44   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Turkey 8.500% 14-Sep-2022 Bond 2.39   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Poland 3.250% 25-Jul-2025 Bond 2.18   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  US Treasury 1.750% 30-Nov-2019 Bond 2.02   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  SOUTH Africa (Republic of), 8.00%, FEB/28/23 Bond 1.96   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Argentina 7.500% 22-Apr-2026 Bond 1.88   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Government of Brazil, 4.25%, JAN/07/25 Bond 1.73   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Russian Fedrtn 7.750% 16-Sep-2026 Bond 1.71   - 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 15, 2018)

Frequency of Income Distributions: Monthly

Frequency of Capital Gain Distributions: None

Date Income Dividend Capital Gain Total (Current Period) Trailing 12-Months Total Reinvestment Price
Dec 22, 2017 0.0432 0.0432 0.3307 10.060
Nov 30, 2017 0.0263 0.0263 0.3405 10.220
Oct 31, 2017 0.0306 0.0306 0.3360 10.190
Sep 29, 2017 0.0200 0.0200 0.3290 9.990
Aug 31, 2017 0.0269 0.0269 0.3284 10.050
Jul 31, 2017 0.0239 0.0239 0.3259 9.960
Jun 30, 2017 0.0248 0.0248 0.3247 10.220
May 31, 2017 0.0281 0.0281 0.3273 10.620
Apr 28, 2017 0.0296 0.0296 0.3240 10.640
Mar 31, 2017 0.0305 0.0305 0.3219 10.310
Feb 28, 2017 0.0274 0.0274 0.3164 10.200
Jan 31, 2017 0.0193 0.0193 0.3187 9.890
Dec 23, 2016 0.0458 0.0073 0.0531 0.3333 10.110
Nov 30, 2016 0.0217 0.0217 0.5060 9.980
Oct 31, 2016 0.0236 0.0236 0.5119 10.460
Sep 30, 2016 0.0194 0.0194 0.5226 10.320
Aug 31, 2016 0.0244 0.0244 0.5360 10.310
Jul 29, 2016 0.0227 0.0227 0.5413 10.240

Portfolio Manager(s)

Tristan Sones

AGF Investments Inc.

Start Date: November, 2011

Fund Return: 4.79%

Also manages:AGF Total Return Bond -MF, AGF Total Return Bond -W, AGF Total Return Bond Class-F, AGF Total Return Bond Class-MF, AGF Total Return Bond Class-Q, AGF Total Return Bond Class-W

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