RBC Global Asset Management receives 10 awards for 2012 fund performance

RBC Global Asset Management receives 10 awards for 2012 fund performance 
TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. has been 
recognized for delivering consistently outstanding results for its clients 
with 10 awards at the annual Fundata A+ Awards, held on January 24, 2013, in 
Toronto and last night in Vancouver. 
"It is an honour to be recognized for the breadth and depth of our talent in 
fixed income and equity investing," said Dan Chornous, chief investment 
officer of RBC Global Asset Management. "These awards reflect the diligence 
and dedication of our investment professionals, who focus on delivering 
exceptional value to our clients year in and year out. I would like to 
congratulate the teams, and thank our clients for their confidence and trust." 
The following RBC GAM Funds were recognized: 
|                                 FUND           |          AWARD    |
|PH&N Canadian Equity Value Fund                 |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC Canadian Equity Income Fund                 |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC Global Corporate Bond Fund                  |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC Global High Yield Bond Fund                 |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC Monthly Income Fund                         |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC North American Value Fund                   |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC O'Shaughnessy All-Canadian Equity Fund      |A+ Grade Award     |
|RBC O'Shaughnessy U.S. Value Fund Series A      |A+ Grade Award     |
|PH&N High Yield Bond Fund                       |A Grade Certificate|
|RBC Global Resources Fund                       |A Grade Certificate|
The RBC Canadian Equity Fund, RBC Global Corporate Bond Fund, RBC North 
American Value Fund, RBC O'Shaughnessy All-Canadian Equity Fund, RBC 
O'Shaughnessy U.S. Value Fund, and PH&N High Yield Bond Fund won Fundata A+ 
Awards in 2011. 
The FundGrade A+ Rating identifies funds with the best risk-adjusted returns 
and the highest level of consistency. The FundGrade A+ Rating is awarded 
annually to funds that achieve consistently high FundGrade scores through an 
entire calendar year. 
Fundata Canada Inc. is a leading data provider that focuses exclusively on the 
Canadian Mutual Fund industry. Fundata's FundGrade rating system assists 
investors, advisors, and portfolio managers objectively rank investment funds 
within the Canadian investment fund universe. The FundGrade rating system 
assigns a letter grade to more than 7,000 investment funds, providing a quick 
and easy tool for ranking funds based on historic risk-adjusted returns. 
About RBC Global Asset Management and RBC Wealth Management RBC Global Asset 
Management (RBC GAM) is the asset management division of Royal Bank of Canada 
(RBC), and includes institutional money managers BlueBay Asset Management, 
Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management and RBC Global Asset Management 
(U.S.). RBC GAM is a provider of global investment management services and 
solutions to individual, high-net-worth and institutional investors through 
exchange-traded funds, hedge funds, mutual funds, pooled funds, separate 
accounts and specialty investment strategies. RBC GAM group of companies 
manage more than $270 billion in assets and have approximately 1,000 employees 
located across Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. 
RBC Global Asset Management is part of RBC Wealth Management, which is one of 
the world's top 10 largest wealth managers. RBC Wealth Management directly 
serves affluent, high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth clients in Canada, 
the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia 
with a full suite of banking, investment, trust and other wealth management 
solutions. The business also provides asset management products and services 
directly and through RBC and third-party distributors to institutional and 
individual clients, through its RBC Global Asset Management business (which 
includes BlueBay Asset Management). RBC Wealth Management has more than C$577 
billion of assets under administration, more than C$339 billion of assets 
under management and approximately 4,300 financial consultants, advisors, 
private bankers and trust officers. 
Yen To, RBC GAM Communications, 416 955-5916 Leah Commisso, RBC GAM Media 
Relations, 416 955-6498 
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