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Fund Price: $32.01 (as at January 29, 2015)  1-day chg: $.55 1.75%  YTD: 10.91%

Returns as at December 31, 2014

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month 0.52% 1.28% 4.42%
3 Months 6.61% 8.02% 13.58%
6 Months 3.11% 7.25% 10.46%
1 Year -4.34% 10.53% 14.41%
2 Year Avg 16.57% 23.70% 30.31%
3 Year Avg 13.21% 19.59% 24.56%
4 Year Avg 9.64% 14.17% 17.31%
5 Year Avg 11.24% 15.32% 17.95%
10 Year Avg 5.62% 6.86% 7.37%
15 Year Avg -1.14% 5.38% 5.83%
20 Year Avg 8.82% 9.09% 8.59%
Since Inception 8.99% - -
 
2014 -4.34% 10.53% 14.41%
2013 42.04% 39.30% 48.41%
2012 6.79% 13.09% 13.82%
 
3 year risk 11.94 10.48 11.10
3 year beta 0.86 0.74 1.00

*Russell 2000 ($ Cdn)

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the Russell 2000 ($ Cdn).

Risk Measures as at December 31, 2014

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Feb 00): 284.96 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Sep 01): -63.30 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: 12 High

Fund Objectives

The investment objective of the fund is to provide maximum capital growth through shares of small to medium-sized U.S. companies that are experiencing rising stock price momentum and have superior growth potential via accelerating earnings, sales and cash flow. The manager utilizes a bottom-up momentum approach to build a portfolio of stocks with strong upward price movement. The managers believe in buying high and selling higher. They look for stocks with home-run potential rather than slow, steady growers. Turnover in the portfolio is high because losers are sold quickly in the belief that it is better to take a series of small losses in order to avoid big ones. Winners are allowed to run.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: AGF Investments Inc.
Managed by: AGF Investments Inc.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: June 1993
Asset Class: U.S. Small or Mid Cap Equity
Quartile Rank: 4 (3YR ending December 31, 2014)
Total Assets: $174.6 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 2.63%
Management Fee: 2.00%
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 September 30, 2014

Equity Sector Weightings September 30, 2014

Fund Geography September 30, 2014

Top Holdings as at September 30, 2014

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at January 29, 2015
1 Year Performance (%)
JAZZ-Q Jazz Pharmaceuticals Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals Ireland Stock 6.73   13.49 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
SEMG-N SemGroup Corporation Oil and Gas Field Services United States Stock 5.13   9.26 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
SSYS-Q Stratasys, Ltd. Machinery United States Stock 4.98   -34.19 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
NXPI-Q NXP Semiconductors Electrical & Electronic Netherlands Stock 4.73   69.0 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
EXP-N Eagle Materials Cement and Concrete United States Stock 4.64   -8.73 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
GRMN-Q Garmin Limited Electrical & Electronic United States Stock 4.26   17.19 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
AWAY-Q HomeAway, Inc. Computer Software & Processing United States Stock 3.88   -34.97 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
POL-N PolyOne Chemicals United States Stock 3.69   1.13 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
WETF-Q WisdomTree Investments Investment Companies and Funds United States Stock 3.67   21.87 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Portfolio Manager(s)

Tony Genua

AGF Investments Inc.

Start Date: February, 2013

Fund Return: 12.47%

Also manages:AGF Equity Income Focus, AGF Global Select MF Series, AGF Income Focus, AGF Inflation Focus

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