Investors Group fund mergers and objective changes approved by securityholders

Investors Group fund mergers and objective changes approved by securityholders 
WINNIPEG, June 13, 2013 /CNW/ - At meetings held earlier this week, 
securityholders approved nine Investors Group fund mergers and changes to the 
investment objectives of ten Investors Group Corporate Class funds. 
Fund mergers
The mergers are expected to provide securityholders of the merging funds with 
more effective portfolio management and generally broader investment mandates 
with more diversification which, in turn, will provide the potential for less 
volatility and improved long-term performance. 
The mergers below are expected to occur after the close of business on June 
14, 2013. 
      Merging Fund                               Continuing Fund 
Investors Japanese Equity    To merge into   Investors Pan Asian Growth
Fund                                         Fund 
Investors Japanese Equity    To merge into   Investors Pan Asian Growth
Class*                                       Class* 
Investors European           To merge into   Investors European Equity
Dividend Growth Fund                         Fund 
                                           
Investors Summa Global SRI                  
(TM) Fund                    To merge into   Investors Global Fund 
                                           
Investors Summa Global SRI   To merge into   Investors Global Class*
(TM) Class( )* 
Investors Mergers &          To merge into   Investors North American
Acquisitions Fund                            Equity Fund 
Investors Mergers &          To merge into   Investors North American
Acquisitions Class*                          Equity Class* 
IG Mackenzie Universal       To merge into   IG Mackenzie Ivy Foreign
Global Growth                                Equity Class*
Class* 


                                              

Investors Real Return Bond   To merge into   Investors Canadian Bond
Fund                                         Fund

*This mutual fund is a class of securities issued by Investors Group Corporate 
Class Inc.(TM)

Objective changes
The changes to the investment objectives of the following Investors Group 
Corporate Class Inc.™ funds will provide the flexibility to invest primarily 
in the units of other Investors Group funds:
    --  Investors Canadian Equity Class
    --  Investors Canadian Growth Class
    --  Investors Canadian Large Cap Value Class
    --  Investors Canadian Small Cap Class
    --  Investors Canadian Small Cap Growth Class
    --  Investors North American Equity Class
    --  Investors Québec Enterprise Class
    --  Investors Summa SRI™ Class
    --  Investors U.S. Large Cap Value Class
    --  Investors U.S. Opportunities Class

These changes are expected to provide these Classes with more effective 
portfolio management, including better diversification and easier asset 
allocation, and the potential to reduce overall trading costs.

The proposed changes took effect on June 12, 2013.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be 
associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before 
investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and 
past performance may not be repeated. The Funds are distributed across Canada 
by Investors Group Financial Services Inc., (in Quebec, a financial services 
firm), and Investors Group Securities Inc. (in Quebec, a firm in financial 
planning.)

Investors Group, founded in 1926, is a national leader in delivering 
personalized financial solutions to Canadians through a network of 
approximately 4,500 Consultants located throughout Canada. In addition to an 
exclusive family of mutual funds and other investment vehicles, Investors 
Group offers a wide range of insurance, securities, mortgage and other 
financial services. Investors Group is a member of the IGM Financial Inc. 
(TSX: IGM) group of companies. IGM Financial is one of Canada's premier 
financial services companies with over $127 billion in total assets under 
management as of May 31, 2013.

(TM)This trademark is owned by IGM financial Inc. and licensed to its 
subsidiary corporations.

Media contact: Ron Arnst Media Relations (204) 956-3364 
ron.arnst@investorsgroup.com

SOURCE: Investors Group Inc.

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CO: Investors Group Inc.
ST: Manitoba
NI: FIN FND FND FLOWS FIN 

-0- Jun/13/2013 14:00 GMT


 
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