Russell Investments Canada opens the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)

TORONTO, Wednesday, February 5, 2020 -  David Steele, President, Russell Investments Canada Limited (“Russell Investments Canada”), and Canadian associates, joined John McKenzie, Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, TMX Group, to open the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). 

This market open celebrates the launch of the initial suite of four Exchange Traded Series (ETFs), based on existing Russell Investments mutual funds: Russell Investments Fixed Income Pool (RIFI); Russell Investments Global Unconstrained Bond Pool (RIGU); Russell Investments Global Infrastructure Pool (RIIN); and Russell Investments Real Assets (RIRA).

“I’m delighted to announce the launch of our four actively managed ETF series based on key diversified fixed income and real assets solutions,” said David Steele, President, Russell Investments Canada. “These new investment options provide Canadian advisors and investors with more flexibility and share classes to navigate today’s markets.”

RIFI; RIGU; RIIN; and RIRA commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on January 22, 2020.

About Russell Investments

Russell Investments Canada Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Russell Investments Group, Ltd. Established in 1985, Russell Investments Canada Limited has its head office in Toronto.

About Russell Investments

Russell Investments is a leading global investment firm providing tailored solutions and services to institutions and individuals through financial intermediaries. Russell Investments is dedicated to improving people’s financial security, leveraging an 83-year client-centric heritage rooted in investment innovation. The firm is the fourth largest adviser in the world with CAD$398.6 billion in assets under management (as of 12/31/2019) and US$2.4 trillion in assets under advisement (as of 6/30/2019) for clients in 32 countries. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Russell Investments operates through 21 additional offices in major financial centers such as New York, London, Tokyo and Shanghai.

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