IGM Financial Inc. announces December 2012 Total Assets Under Management

Winnipeg – January 3, 2013: IGM Financial Inc. (IGM) (TSX: IGM) today reported preliminary total assets under management of $120.7-billion at December 31, 2012, compared with $119.1-billion at November 30, 2012 and $118.7-billion at December 31, 2011. Mutual fund assets under management were $103.9-billion as at December 31, 2012, compared with $102.4-billion at November 30, 2012 and $99.7-billion at December 31, 2011. Assets under management are shown in Table 1.

Table 1 - Assets under Management[1]
($ billions) (unaudited)
December 2012 November 2012 December 2011 % Change Last Month % Change YOY
Total Assets under Management $120.69 $119.08 $118.71 1.4 1.7
Mutual Fund Assets under Management $103.92 $102.35 $99.69 1.5 4.2
Investors Group
Mutual Funds $60.59 $59.85 $57.74 1.2 4.9
Mackenzie
Mutual Funds $40.40 $39.60 $39.14 2.0 3.2
Sub-advisory, institutional, and other accounts $21.08 $20.96 $22.51 0.6 (6.4)
Total $61.48 $60.56 $61.65 1.5 (0.3)
Counsel
Mutual Funds $2.95 $2.92 $2.81 1.0 5.0

Preliminary average mutual fund assets under management and average total assets under management for the quarter to date are set out in Table 2.

Table 2 - Average Assets under Management[2],[3]
($ billions) (unaudited)
Quarter to Date
Total Average Assets under Management $119.30
Mutual Fund Average Assets under Management $102.39
Investors Group
Mutual Funds $59.76
Mackenzie
Mutual Funds $39.75
Sub-advisory, institutional, and other accounts $21.16
Total $60.91
Counsel
Mutual Funds $2.91

[1]excludes assets managed by Mackenzie on behalf of Investors Group and Investment Planning Counsel. These assets have a value of $4.3-billion at December 31, 2012 ($4.3-billion at November 30, 2012 and $3.5-billion at December 31, 2011).

[2]excludes average assets of $4.3-billion managed by Mackenzie on behalf of Investors Group and Investment Planning Counsel.

[3]based on daily average mutual fund assets and month-end average private, institutional, sub-advisory and other assets.

IGM Financial Inc. is one of Canada's premier personal financial services companies, and one of the country’s largest managers and distributors of mutual funds and other managed asset products, with over $120 billion in total assets under management. Its activities are carried out principally through Investors Group through a network of over 4,500 Consultants, Mackenzie Financial Corporation through a diversified network of third-party financial advisors and Investment Planning Counsel through a network of financial planners who are dedicated to serving the needs of their clients. IGM Financial Inc. is a member of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies.

For more information contact:

Ron Arnst
Media Relations
204-956-3364
ron.arnst@igmfinancial.com