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MD Short-Term Bond Fund

Portfolio description

This fund is suitable for a risk-averse investor who is looking for a fixed-income solution. The portfolio’s short duration means this fund is likely to be less volatile than most bond funds because there is less risk associated with investing in short-term assets. Used in MD Precision Portfolios™.

Investment objective

The fund’s investment objective is to conserve capital and produce income. Capital appreciation is a secondary objective. Positions in the portfolio are limited to investments with maturities of five years or less. Eligible investments include domestic bonds issued by the Government of Canada, and provinces and corporations with a minimum of an “A” level credit rating. The fund’s portfolio of Canadian bonds, residential mortgages and foreign bonds creates a diversified alternative for fixed-income investors.

The MD Family of Funds is managed by MD Financial Management Inc.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed. Their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. To obtain a copy of the prospectus, please call your MD Advisor, or the MD Trade Centre at 1 800 267-2332.