FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ACUITY FUNDS LTD. LAUNCHES THREE NEW MUTUAL FUNDS
TORONTO, October 25, 2006: Acuity Funds Ltd. today announced the addition of three new
mandates to its family of funds to accommodate a growing demand for distribution paying
global investments and for a fund focused on natural resources.
The Acuity Global High Income Mutual Fund invests primarily in a diversified
portfolio of interest bearing, dividend-paying or distribution-paying securities from
around the world. The initial annualized distribution of 4.8% equates to a monthly
distribution of $0.04 per unit.
The Acuity Global Dividend Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of
dividend-paying equity securities located around the world. The initial annualized
distribution of 2.4% equates to a quarterly distribution of $0.06 per unit.
The Acuity Natural Resource Fund invests primarily in equity securities of a
diversified group of companies engaged either directly or indirectly in the natural
“There have been many Financial Advisors asking for global funds that have a regular
distribution. We have also seen a great deal of demand for a fund focused on natural
resources”, states Stephen Crawford, National Sales Manager. All three of these funds are
available in Class A and Class F Units. Class A units may be purchased under the initial sales
charge, level load or the deferred sales charge option.
Acuity Investment Management Inc., the Investment Advisor, currently manages
approximately $8.5 billion in assets on behalf of Pension Funds, Foundations and high-
net-worth individuals, including fifteen Acuity Pooled Funds, twelve Acuity Mutual
Funds, three Acuity Clean Environment Funds, two Acuity Social Values Mutual Funds,
and five Acuity (TSX listed) Closed End Funds.
For additional information, please contact: Stephen J. Crawford
Senior Vice President, National Sales
Acuity Funds Ltd.