TORONTO, Nov. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSX:BREA) Brompton Funds Limited (“Brompton” or the “Manager”), the manager of Brompton Global Real Assets Dividend ETF (the “Fund”) is pleased to announce that at a special meeting of unitholders (“Unitholders”) held today (the “Meeting”), Unitholders approved an ordinary resolution to change the name of the Fund to “Brompton Sustainable Real Assets Dividend ETF” and amend the investment objectives of the Fund (as described below) (the “Amendments”). The Amendments are subject to regulatory approval and fulfilling certain requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange and are expected to take effect on or about November 29, 2021.
The Manager believes the Amendments will provide the following benefits:
|(a)||Fundamental Investment Objectives: Amending the Fund’s investment objectives to include integration of environmental, social and corporate governance (“ESG”) factors as part of the Fund’s investment process will more accurately reflect the Fund’s fundamental investment objectives.|
|(b)||More Accurate Name: Changing the name of the Fund to “Brompton Sustainable Real Assets Dividend ETF” will more accurately describe the Fund’s investment process and its integration of ESG factors.|
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