The investment objective of the Fund is to seek to achieve long-term capital growth by investing primarily in equity securities of companies that are directly or indirectly involved in the exploration, mining, production or distribution of silver. The Fund can also invest in silver and silver certificates.
|Fund Type||Precious Metals Fund|
|Inception Date||February 28, 2012|
|Registered Tax Plan Status||Eligible|
|Management Fee||Series A: 2.50%
Series F: 1.50%
|Performance Fee||10% of Excess over the MSCI ACWI Select Silver Miners Investable Market Index|
|Minimum Initial Investment||$1000|
|Minimum Subsequent Investment||$25|
|Minimum Investment Term||20 days (1.5% penalty)|
|Series A (LL)||NPP422|
|Wheaton Precious Metals Corp||12.0%|
|First Majestic Silver Corp||6.2%|
|Coeur Mining Inc.||5.7%|
|Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.||5.6%|
|Silvercrest Metals Inc.||5.3%|
|Industrias Penoles S.A. de C.V.||5.0%|
|Pan American Silver Corp.||4.7%|
|Cia de Minas Buenaventura SAA||4.4%|
|Hecla Mining Company||4.3%|
|Cash and Cash Equivalents||0.1%|
|Total Positive Months||28||29|
|Total Down Months||46||45|
|Countries Less than 1%||0.4%|
1 All returns and fund details are a) based on Series F shares; b) net of fees; c) annualized if period is greater than one year; d) as at March 30, 2018; e) 2012 annual returns are from 02/28/12 to 12/31/12. The index is 100% MSCI ACWI Select Silver Miners IMI (CAD) and is computed by Ninepoint Partners LP based on publicly available index information.
2 Where applicable, all figures are annualized and based on monthly returns since inception. Risk-free rate and minimum acceptable rate calculated using rolling 90-day CDN T-bill rate. 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 mutual fund or returns on investment in the mutual fund.
3 Top ten equity holdings, sector allocation, and geographic allocation as at March 30, 2018. Sector weightings calculated as % of net asset value. Numbers may not add up due to rounding. Cash and cash equivalents include non-portfolio assets and/or liabilities.
The Fund is generally exposed to the following risks. See the prospectus of the Fund for a description of these risks: capital gains risk; class risk; commodity risk; concentration risk; currency risk; derivatives risk; exchange traded funds risk; foreign investment risk; inflation risk; liquidity risk; market risk; securities lending, repurchase and reverse repurchase transactions risk; series risk; short selling risk; small capitalization natural resource company risk; substantial shareholder risk; tax risk; uninsured losses risk.
Ninepoint Partners LP is the investment manager to the Ninepoint Funds (collectively, the “Funds”). Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees, performance fees (if any), and other expenses all may be associated with investing in the Funds. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing. The indicated rate of return for series F shares of the Fund for the period ended March 30, 2018 is based on the historical annual compounded total return including changes in share value and reinvestment of all distributions and does 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, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The information contained herein does not constitute an offer or solicitation by anyone in the United States or in any other jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation. Prospective investors who are not resident in Canada should contact their financial advisor to determine whether securities of the Fund may be lawfully sold in their jurisdiction.
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