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CIFSC Completes Quarter-end Reclassification Review

The CIFSC has completed its quarter-end reclassification review. The changes are based on data as of March 31st, 2009 and will be reflected in the release of April month-end data. To see the results of the review, please click here

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2009 Comment Period Notice

The CIFSC has released its decision concerning the revisions to the category definitions for 2009. Please click here for details.

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CIFSC Completes Fourth Quarter Review

The CIFSC has completed its quarter-end reclassification review. The changes are based on data as of December 31st, 2008 and will be reflected in the release of January month-end data. To see the results of the review, please click here.

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2008 Category Revisions

25-Apr-2008 — The CIFSC has released its discussion paper concerning the upcoming revisions to the category definitions

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CIFSC Releases 2008 Policies and Procedures Manual

31-Mar-2008 — The CIFSC has released their 2008 Policies and Procedures

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CIFSC Completes Rollout of 2007 Retail Investment Fund Categories

Print Press Release The Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) today posted on its website, www.cifsc.org, the list of funds classified in the new 2007 CIFSC category system. The list is the final step in the rollout of the new fund classification system for Canadian mutual funds […]

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CIFSC Releases Updated Category Definitions for Public Comment

Press Release The Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) today released an updated version of its Retail Investment Fund Categories for public review and comment. Comments and feedback on the new categories will be welcomed until May 11th and the CIFSC expects to release final versions of […]

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Morningstar Rejoins CIFSC

Morningstar Canada and the Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) announced today that Morningstar Canada has rejoined the CIFSC, effective immediately, setting the stage for re-establishing a single set of basic industry-wide categories for Canadian investment funds later this year. Morningstar’s return to the committee comes just […]

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CIFSC Introduces New Chair

The Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) today introduced Chris Adair, General Manager of Fundata Canada Inc., as its Chair for 2007. Chris succeeds Ralf Hensel whose term as Chair ended in January. “I am looking forward to both the opportunities and challenges that face the Committee […]

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New FundSERV Representation at CIFSC

The Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) today announced that FundSERV Inc. is now represented on the committee by Harry Gundy, Senior Manager, Customer Relations and Business Analysis. CIFSC’s self-imposed mandate is to create and maintain a single objective, standardized, transparent and consistent set of investment fund […]

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