AGF Launches AGF Gold Label

A comprehensive solution designed to help affluent Canadians protect and grow 
their wealth 
TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - AGF Investments Inc. (AGF) announced today the 
launch of AGF Gold Label, a comprehensive investment solution designed to meet 
the unique needs of affluent investors. 
AGF Gold Label ("Series Q") provides qualified investors access to a diverse 
range of investment solutions with the benefit of preferred pricing. Investors 
must invest a minimum of $100,000 in order to be eligible. 
"Research indicates that Canada's upscale and affluent investors are a growing 
market. In fact, this segment is expected to grow at a faster pace than the 
market as a whole over the next decade*," said Gordon Forrester, Executive 
Vice-President, Product and Marketing and Head of Retail. 
"We are committed to providing the types of products and solutions that will 
help advisors meet the needs of Canadian investors," said Forrester. 
AGF Gold Label, exclusively available to qualified investors through financial 
advisors, provides access to: 


    --  Preferred Pricing: Preferred pricing, with blended tier pricing
        available for subsequent purchases provided they are in the
        same asset class. Investors must place a minimum of $100,000
        into each fund in each account, in order to qualify for
        purchase into AGF Gold Label.
    --  World-Class Investment Management: A broad range of investment
        solutions managed by teams based in AGF's centres of excellence
        around the world.
    --  Household and Account Aggregation: The opportunity to reduce
        pricing further through household and account aggregation.
    --  Greater Fee Transparency: Fees charged to clients accounts are
        disclosed on statements and may be tax deductible. Investors
        are encouraged to consult their tax professional.

AGF Gold Label is offered on a wide range of funds across the spectrum, 
including equity, fixed income and balanced funds.

"With the launch of AGF Gold Label, AGF builds on a long history of providing 
comprehensive investment solutions to meet the diverse needs of our clients," 
added Forrester.

*Source: Pooled Fund Research, Investor Economics, July 2011

About AGF Management Limited

AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's premier independent investment 
management firms with offices across Canada and subsidiaries around the world. 
AGF's products include a diversified family of award-winning mutual funds, 
mutual fund wrap programs and pooled funds. AGF also manages assets on behalf 
of institutional investors including pension plans, foundations and endowments 
as well as for private clients. With over $41 billion in total assets under 
management, AGF serves more than one million investors. AGF trades on the 
Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol AGF.B.

Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This release includes forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements 
include statements that are predictive in nature, depend upon or refer to 
future events or conditions, or include words such as 'expects,' 
'anticipates,' 'intends,' 'plans,' 'believes' or negative versions thereof and 
similar expressions, or future or conditional verbs such as 'may,' 'will,' 
'should,' 'would' and 'could.' Forward-looking statements are based on certain 
factors and assumptions, including expected growth, results of operations, 
economic factors, business prospects, business performance and opportunities. 
While the company considers these factors and assumptions to be reasonable 
based on information currently available, they may prove to be incorrect. 
Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, and 
actual events and results could differ materially from those expressed or 
implied by forward-looking statements due to, but not limited to, important 
risk factors such as level of assets under management, volume of sales and 
redemptions of investment products, performance of investment funds and of 
investment managers and advisors, competitive fee levels for investment 
management products and administration, and competitive dealer compensation 
levels and cost efficiency in our investment management operations, as well as 
interest and foreign-exchange rates, taxation, changes in government 
regulations, unexpected judicial or regulatory proceedings, and the company's 
ability to complete strategic transactions and integrate acquisitions. The 
company cautions that the foregoing list is not exhaustive. The reader is 
cautioned to consider these and other factors carefully and not place undue 
reliance on forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are given 
only as at the date of this release and other than specifically required by 
applicable laws, the company is under no obligation (and expressly disclaims 
any such obligation) to update or alter the forward-looking statements, 
whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additional 
risks and uncertainties can be found in our MD&A for the fiscal year ended 
November 30, 2011 under the headings "Caution Regarding Forward-Looking 
Statements" and "Risk Factors and Management of Risk" and in our other filings 
with Canadian securities regulatory authorities.

For media inquiries, contact AGF Corporate Communications:

Amanda Marchment Manager, Corporate Communications 416-865-4160 
amanda.marchment@agf.com

SOURCE: AGF

To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL: 
http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2012/03/c5749.html

CO: AGF
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN NP 

-0- Dec/03/2012 21:14 GMT


 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.