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Fund Price: $17.09 (as at November 21, 2014)  1-day chg: $-.0076 -0.04%  YTD: 8.65%

Returns as at October 31, 2014

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month -1.84% -0.29% -0.29%
3 Months -1.44% -0.84% -0.83%
6 Months -1.00% 1.99% 2.25%
1 Year 11.85% 9.84% 9.98%
2 Year Avg 7.67% 10.99% 10.77%
3 Year Avg 8.37% 8.64% 8.74%
4 Year Avg 7.64% 6.43% 6.35%
5 Year Avg 9.29% 7.39% 7.12%
10 Year Avg 8.06% 5.42% 5.28%
15 Year Avg - 5.64% 5.48%
20 Year Avg - 7.15% 6.57%
Since Inception 9.78% - -
 
2013 9.75% 13.28% 12.85%
2012 4.45% 6.71% 6.35%
2011 2.75% -3.94% -4.18%
 
3 year risk 6.26 5.79 4.76
3 year beta 0.97 1.02 1.00

*Globe Canadian Eqt Balanced 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 Canadian Eqt Balanced Peer Index.

Risk Measures as at October 31, 2014

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Feb 10): 39.44 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Feb 09): -15.22 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: 6 High

Fund Objectives

The investment objective of the Fund is to provide a stable level of income on a tax-efficient basis while emphasizing capital preservation by investing in a diversified portfolio of fixed income and equity securities which may include royalty trusts and real estate investment trusts.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: Middlefield Group Limited
Managed by: Middlefield Group Limited
Fund Type: MF Corp
Inception Date: June 2000
Asset Class: Canadian Equity Balanced
Quartile Rank: 3 (3YR ending October 31, 2014)
Total Assets: $156.5 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 2.16%
Management Fee: 1.50%
Load Type: Optional
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$1,000
Subsequent:
$100
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$1,000
Subsequent RRSP:
$100
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation April 30, 2014

Equity Sector Weightings April 30, 2014

Bond Type April 30, 2014

Top Holdings as at April 30, 2014

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at November 21, 2014
1 Year Performance (%)
CNQ-T Canadian Natural Resources Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 3.81   21.04 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
ECA-T EnCana Corp. Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 3.25   1.7 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
TOU-T Tourmaline Oil Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 3.23   1.51 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
ERF-T Enerplus Corp. Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 3.11   -8.46 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BAC-N Bank of America Banks United States Stock 3.07   9.81 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Paramount Resources, 8.25%, DEC/13/17 Bond 2.82   0.0 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Perpetual Energy, 8.75%, MAR/15/18 Bond 2.54   3.95 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
CPG-T Crescent Point Energy Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 2.54   -9.39 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
SJR.B-T Shaw Communications Cable Canada Stock 2.49   26.33 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 November 21, 2014)

Frequency of Income Distributions: Monthly

Frequency of Capital Gain Distributions: Annually

Date Income Dividend Capital Gain Total (Current Period) Trailing 12-Months Total Reinvestment Price
Oct 31, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.8400 17.026
Sep 30, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.8400 17.416
Aug 29, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.8400 17.949
Jul 31, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.8400 17.484
Jun 30, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.8400 17.846
May 30, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.7700 17.486
Apr 30, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.7000 17.613
Mar 31, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.7000 17.194
Feb 28, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.7000 16.775
Jan 31, 2014 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 16.298
Dec 31, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 16.379
Nov 29, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 16.156
Oct 31, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 15.986
Sep 30, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 15.553
Aug 30, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 15.350
Jul 31, 2013 0.0700 0.0700 0.6300 15.510

Portfolio Manager(s)

Robert F. Lauzon

Middlefield Capital Corporation

Start Date: January, 2007

Fund Return: 7.69%

Robert F. Lauzon is a managing director, western Canada of Middlefield Captial Corporation and is based in Middlefield's Calgary office. Mr. Lauzon has been employed by Middlefield Capital Corporation since 2002. Mr. Lauzon is the lead portfolio manager on a number of investment funds focused on the energy and equity income sectors and is responsible for overseeing Middlefield's trading operation. Mr. Lauzon is an MBA graduate of the Rotman School of management (University of Toronto) and holds the chartered financial analyst designation. Prior to joining Middlefield in 2002, he worked as an investment executive with ScotiaMcLeod.

Also manages:ENERGY INDEXPLUS DIVIDEND FUND, Middlefield Can-Global REIT Income, Middlefield Groppe Tct Engy A, Middlefield High Yield Cl A, Middlefield Short Term Income Cl A

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Andy Nasr

Middlefield Capital Corporation

Start Date: March, 2011

Fund Return: 5.40%

Andy Nasr is a director, investments and a portfolio manager of Middlefield Capital Corporation. Mr. Nasr has over 10 years of industry experience. He was previously a senior vice-president and equity analyst at Raymond James where he spent five years covering high-yielding equities and companies operating in the consumer and alternative energy sectors. He has also spent over five years at two other asset management firms where he was registered as a portfolio manager. Mr. Nasr graduated with a B.Comm degree from the University of Toronto and holds the chartered financial analyst designation.

Also manages:Middlefield Can-Global REIT Income, Middlefield Cdn Div Gro Cl-A, Middlefield Real Estate Cl A, REIT INDEXPLUS INCOME FUND

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