Invesco Canada provides update on Fixed Income team

TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Invesco Canada Ltd. announced that Rex Chong, 
who had been on sabbatical, has decided not to return and is resigning 
effective today. Invesco Canada thanks Mr. Chong for his past service and 
wishes him the best. 
Anthony Imbesi, Alfred Samson and Gary Lew will continue to manage fixed 
income mandates for Invesco Canada. Additionally, the team will expand its 
resource pool by accessing the depth of Invesco's Global Fixed Income team*, 
which has particular expertise in corporate credit, high yield and bank loans. 
Invesco's Global Fixed Income team has extensive resources including more than 
150 investment professionals managing over US$200 billion in assets for 
clients around the globe. 
"Combining the experience of Invesco Canada's Fixed Income team with the size, 
strength and expertise of the Invesco Global Fixed Income team will give our 
clients access to some of the best fixed income managers in the world," said 
Peter Intraligi, President of Invesco Canada. 
Mr. Imbesi has over 16 years of investment management experience. He began his 
investment career in 1996 at I.A. Michael Investment Counsel, and later was an 
investment analyst at Middlefield Group. He joined Invesco in 1999, and was 
promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2002. Mr. Imbesi earned a Bachelor of 
Commerce from the University of Toronto and he holds the Chartered Financial 
Analyst designation. 
Mr. Samson has over two decades of progressive experience managing 
fixed-income securities, including nine years managing a $4-billion portfolio 
of publicly traded bonds. Mr. Samson began his investment career in 1990 at 
Zurich Life Insurance Co. of Canada as an investment analyst. He then worked 
in progressive roles at Maritime Life Assurance Co., first as a portfolio 
manager and subsequently as Director and Vice President of Public Securities, 
before joining Invesco in 2005. Mr. Samson earned a Bachelor of Commerce from 
Dalhousie University and he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. 
Mr. Lew has over 9 years of investment management experience. He began his 
career at Altamira Financial Services Ltd. and joined Invesco in 2002. In 
2009, Mr. Lew was promoted to portfolio manager. He earned an MBA from the 
Rotman School of Business (University of Toronto) and a Bachelor of Commerce 
from the University of Saskatchewan. He also holds the Chartered Financial 
Analyst designation. 
All three are long-time members of Invesco Canada's Fixed Income team and have 
been integral in constructing Invesco Canada's fixed income portfolio strategy. 
Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses may all be 
associated with mutual fund investments. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, 
their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. 
Please read the simplified prospectus before investing. Copies are available 
from your advisor or Invesco Canada Ltd. 
Invesco Canada Ltd. (Invesco Canada), operating under three distinct yet 
complementary product brands, is one of Canada's largest investment management 
companies. A subsidiary of Invesco Ltd., Invesco Canada offers a diversified 
suite of investment solutions to institutions, organizations, companies and 
individual investors across Canada and around the world. Invesco Ltd. is a 
leading independent global investment management firm dedicated to helping 
investors worldwide achieve their financial objectives. By delivering the 
combined power of our distinctive investment management capabilities, Invesco 
Ltd. provides a wide range of investment strategies and vehicles to our 
retail, institutional and high-net-worth clients around the world. Operating 
in more than 20 countries, the firm is listed on the New York Stock Exchange 
under the symbol IVZ. Additional information is available at 
*Invesco Global Fixed Income team is comprised of portfolio managers of 
various Invesco Ltd. affiliates across the globe. 
Invesco(®) and all associated trademarks are trademarks of Invesco Holding 
Company Limited, used under licence. 
© Invesco Canada Ltd., 2013 
Aysha Mawani Vice President, Corporate Affairs Tel: 416.324.7712 
SOURCE: Invesco Canada Ltd. 
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