National Bank Investments announces a portfolio manager change


July 04, 2017

National Bank Investments Inc. (“NBI”) announced today the change of portfolio manager for the National Bank Global Diversified Equity Fund.

On or about September 1, 2017, National Bank Trust Inc. will replace Fidelity Investments Canada ULC as portfolio manager to the National Bank Global Diversified Equity Fund. The investment objective of the Fund remains unchanged.

This change is in line with the governance process of NBI's open architecture structure.

Furthermore, NBI also announced the following name change for the National Bank Global Diversified Equity Fund as of September 1, 2017. 


Current name

New name

National Bank Global Diversified Equity Fund

NBI Global Diversified Equity Fund


The changes will be reflected in the upcoming amendment to the simplified prospectus for the NBI Funds, which will be available at and


About NBI Funds

NBI Funds (the “Funds”) are offered by National Bank Investments Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Canada. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investments in the Funds. Please read the prospectus of the Funds before investing. The Funds’ securities are not insured by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation or by any other government deposit insurer. The Funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. 


About National Bank Investments Inc.

National Bank Investments Inc. (“NBI”), a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Canada, is an investment fund management firm committed to manufacturing and distributing mutual funds, investment solutions and services designed to help Canadian investors pursue their financial goals. As at April 30, 2017, the value of assets under management in NBI products amounted to C$34.8 billion.

Guided by a 100% open architecture structure, NBI is dedicated to providing diverse solutions to meet the evolving needs of its clients. NBI consistently strives to be recognized as a key partner by combining innovation and excellence. NBI’s role is not limited to administrative aspects of management; NBI Advisory Services and its registered representatives form a team of specialists who provide information and advice to help advisors build portfolios adapted to their clients’ financial needs. 


About National Bank of Canada

With $239 billion in assets as at April 30, 2017, National Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups. The Bank has more than 21,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities at or via social media such as FacebookLinkedIn and Twitter.


For more information:

Marie-Pierre Jodoin
Senior Manager, Public Affairs
National Bank of Canada
Tel. : 514-394-4209