TORONTO: Sentry Select Capital Inc. (“Sentry Select”) is pleased to announce that a Special Meeting of Unitholders (the “Meeting”) has been called for Class A and Class F unitholders (the “Unitholders”) of the Sentry Select Global Real Estate Fund (the “Fund”). Sentry Select is proposing that the Fund merge into Class A and Class F units, as applicable, of the Sentry Select REIT Fund on February 1, 2010, an open-end mutual fund managed by Sentry Select (the “Merger”). A Management Information Circular providing the details of the Merger and a Proxy Voting Form will be sent to Unitholders of record as at December 11, 2009. The Meeting is scheduled to take place on January 15, 2010.
If the Merger is not approved by Unitholders, Sentry Select proposes to terminate the Fund upon 60 days notice to Unitholders.
The Merger is also subject to regulatory approval as well as the recommendation of the Independent Review Committee of the Fund and the Sentry Select REIT Fund.
Sentry Select Capital Inc.: Sentry Select Capital Inc., the manager of the Fund, is a Canadian wealth management company that offers a diverse range of investment products including closed-end investment funds, mutual funds, principal-protected notes and flow-through limited partnerships, covering a variety of domestic and global mandates.
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