RBC Global Asset Management Inc. launches new Low Volatility Global Equity Fund

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. launches new Low Volatility Global Equity Fund 
TORONTO, April 8, 2013 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today 
announced the launch of the RBC QUBE Low Volatility Global Equity Fund. This 
fund is now available for purchase by individual and institutional investors 
in Canada. 
"We are pleased to take the next step in continuing to expand our quantitative 
investment solutions for Canadian investors with the launch of a truly global 
fund," said Bill Tilford, head of Quantitative Investments at RBC Global Asset 
Management. "Like our other low-volatility solutions, this fund seeks to 
provide investors with 30 percent less volatility than a standard equity 
portfolio, as well as downside protection and strong risk-adjusted return 
The RBC QUBE Low Volatility Global Equity Fund, in addition to the RBC QUBE 
Low Volatility Canadian Equity Fund and RBC QUBE Low Volatility U.S. Equity 
Fund, is suitable for investors who are seeking a defensive core equity 
investment with the potential to earn equity-like returns, but with less 
volatility than a traditional equity portfolio. The low-volatility strategies 
use a custom risk model that is designed to measure and forecast risk, 
monitored daily and adjusted to deal with changes to risk and return profiles. 
RBC QUBE Low Volatility Global Equity Fund is available to individual 
investors through four low-fee options: Series A; Advisor Series; Series F 
(available via financial advisors); and Series D (available via 
direct-to-client platforms, PH&N Investment Services and RBC Direct Investing). 
The management fee for the fund is outlined in the table below. 
|SERIES            |A   |Advisor|F   |D   |
|MANAGEMENT FEE (%)|1.85|1.85   |0.85|1.10|
Please read the prospectus before investing. There may be commissions, 
trailing commissions, management fees and expenses associated with mutual fund 
investments. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently 
and past performance may not be repeated. 
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 
manages more than $280 billion in assets and has 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$593 
billion of assets under administration, more than C$353 billion of assets 
under management and approximately 4,300 financial consultants, advisors, 
private bankers and trust officers. 
Jeff Keay, RBC GAM Communications, 416 955-0577 Leah Commisso, RBC GAM Media 
Relations, 416 955-6498 
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-0- Apr/08/2013 13:00 GMT
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