adjournment of the special unitholder meeting for Nuveen. Charterhouse
Preferred Share Index Corporation (PFD.PR.A) announces that its preferred
shareholders vote against the special resolution to merge Charterhouse.
TORONTO, Aug. 11 /CNW/ - JovFunds Management Inc. ("JovFunds"), the manager of
Nuveen Senior Floating Rate Income Fund ("Nuveen") and Charterhouse Preferred
Share Index Corporation ("Charterhouse"), announces that:
1. the special meeting of the unitholders of Nuveen could not be held
today due to a failure to achieve the necessary quorum and has been
adjourned to August 21, 2008; and
2. at the special meeting of the preferred shareholders of Charterhouse
held today, preferred shareholders voted:
a. Against a proposed resolution to approve an amendment of the
articles of incorporation of Charterhouse to permit
Charterhouse to redeem all outstanding preferred shares on a
merger of Charterhouse into the Fairway Diversified Income and
Growth Trust; and
b. For a proposed resolution to approve an amendment to the
articles of incorporation of Charterhouse to permit the
Corporation to redeem all outstanding preferred shares prior
the scheduled redemption date.
The adjourned special meeting of unitholders of Nuveen will be held at offices
of JovFunds, 26 Wellington Street East, Suite 700, Toronto, on August21, 2008,
at 9:00 a.m. (Toronto time). Unitholders wishing to tender proxies for the
adjourned special meeting of Nuveen must do so in accordance with the
Management Information Circular sent to unitholders and dated July 11, 2008.
About JovFunds Management Inc. (www.jovfunds.com)
JovFunds provides innovative investment solutions for Canadians through the
creation, distribution and management of high quality investment products.
JovFunds manages and distributes in excess of $2.5 billion in client assets and
is wholly owned by Jovian Capital Corporation.
About Jovian Capital Corporation (www.joviancapital.com)
Jovian acquires, creates and grows financial services companies specializing in
wealth and asset management. The Jovian group of companies (MGI Securities
Inc., MGI Securities (USA) Inc., Rice Financial Group Inc., BetaPro Management
Inc., Horizons Funds Inc., JovFunds Management Inc., JovFunds Inc.,
JovInvestment Management Inc., Leon Frazer & Associates Inc., T.E. Wealth and
Felcom Data Services Inc.) manages $16.0 billion of client assets ($6.5 billion
in assets under management and $9.5 billion in assets under administration).
Additional information is available at www.joviancapital.com and www.sedar.com
For further information: Don Sangster, Investor Relations, Jovian Capital
Corporation, (416) 933-5744; or Steven Hawkins, Managing Partner, JovFunds
Management Inc., (416) 601-2442
CO: CHARTERHOUSE PREFERRED SHARE INDEX CORPORATION
-0- Aug/11/2008 21:00 GMT
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