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Renaissance Global Infrastructure Fund [Class A]



Investment Objective

Renaissance Global Infrastructure Fund seeks long-term capital growth and income by investing primarily in securities of companies throughout the world that are involved in, or that indirectly benefit from, the development, maintenance, servicing, and management of infrastructure.

Additional Fund Information

Management Report of Fund Performance

Fund Profile

Fund Facts

Currency Neutral Version

Global Infrastructure

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Fund Specifications

Also available in Class F

Minimum Initial Investment:
Lump Sum
Initial: $500
Subsequent: $100

Distribution of Earnings:
Distributions of net income and net realized capital gains occur quarterly.

Pre-Authorized Chequing Investment (PAC) or Group RRSP:
$50 minimum investment for monthly, quarterly, semi-annual or annual deposit.

Systematic Withdrawal Plan:
With minimum initial account value of $10,000. Withdrawals may be made monthly, quarterly, semi-annually or annually. $50 minimum.

Annual Management Fee (excluding applicable taxes) as at September 1, 2016: 2.25%

Annualized Management Expense Ratio (including applicable taxes) as at August 31, 2016: 2.67%

Front-End Load Option ATL059
Back-End Load Option ATL061
Low Load Option ATL060
   
Inception Date: November 13, 2007
   
Assets Under Management (000’s)
As at: 10/31/2017
$1,855,966

Portfolio Sub-Advisors

Maple-Brown Abbott Limited

Maple-Brown Abbott Limited is a privately owned investment management company based in Sydney, Australia. The company specializes in the management of investment portfolios consisting of global listed infrastructure securities, Australian equities and Asia-Pacific (ex-Japan) equities. The firm also manages multi-asset portfolios that have exposure to Australian and international equities, Australian fixed income, real estate investment trusts (REITs), alternative assets and cash.

Established in 1984, the firm’s aim is to achieve attractive long-term returns for clients. The company places significant emphasis on its flexible decision making and the strong alignment of its interests with its clients’ interests—hallmarks of its history as a boutique firm.

Style
Performance and Volatility

Performance
3 mo 6 mo 1 yr 3 yrs 5 yrs 10 yrs YTD Since
Inception
1.3% (0.9%) 10.0% 6.8% 10.8% N/A 11.7% 6.1%

As at: 10/31/2017


Calendar Year Performance
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
0.3% 7.2% 15.5% 19.0% 11.4% 4.2% 5.7 6.9% (17.6%)

Historical Pricing and Distributions

Investment Performance

Value of $10,000 invested since inception

The rate of return or mathematical table shown is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of the fund or returns on investment in the fund.


The management fee has changed effective September 1, 2016. The management expense ratio (MER) for the financial year ending August 31, 2017 will be based on the total expenses of the Fund for that financial year (excluding commissions and other portfolio transaction costs). The Manager may waive and/or absorb management fees and operating expenses at its discretion. The practice of waiving and/or absorbing management fees and operating expenses may continue indefinitely or may be terminated at any time without notice to unitholders.

Please refer to the Annual/Interim Management Reports of Fund Performance for further details.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the Renaissance Investments family of funds simplified prospectus before investing. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns for the class A units including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions, but do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. Mutual funds are not guaranteed. The values of many mutual funds change frequently. Past performance may not be repeated.