Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund Declares Eligible Dividend and Share Consolidation

TORONTO--()--Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. (the “Corporation”) announces dividends for the Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund (the “Fund”). The Corporation has declared dividends on December 5, 2023, payable on December 13, 2023, in the following amounts to shareholders of record on December 12, 2023:

Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund, Series A (MAV7100) - $0.15254 per share.

Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund, Series A/R (MAV7001) - $0.13831 per share.

Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund, Series F (MAV7011) - $0.14559 per share.

The above-mentioned dividends are designated to be “eligible dividends” pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and corresponding provincial legislation.

The dividends will be automatically reinvested in additional shares of the same Series of the Fund, unless a shareholder has previously elected in writing to receive such dividends in cash; and the issued and outstanding shares will be consolidated such that the number of shares remain unchanged from the number outstanding immediately prior to the dividend payment. As a result, the net asset value per share will not change materially as a result of the dividend and subsequent share consolidation.

The Corporation encourages all shareholders of the Fund to consult with their financial advisors to understand the financial and tax implications associated with the dividends or contact their local office of the Canada Revenue Agency or provincial tax authorities, where applicable.

Marquest Mutual Fund Inc. is a mutual fund corporation that currently offers Series A, Series A/R and Series F Shares of the Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund.


Marquest Asset Management Inc. is responsible for the overall business and operations of Marquest Mutual Funds Inc. - Explorer Series Fund. For information about Marquest Asset management Inc., please visit our website at


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Notice on forward-looking statements:

This press release includes forward-looking statements regarding the Corporation and the Fund. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as “plans”, “is expected”, “expects”, “scheduled”, “intends”, “contemplates”, “anticipates”, “believes”, “proposes” or variations (including negative variations) of such words and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “would”, “might” or “will” be taken, occur or be achieved. Such statements are based on the current expectations of the Manager, and are based on assumptions and subject to risks and uncertainties. Although the Manager believes that the assumptions underlying these statements are reasonable, they may prove to be incorrect. The forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this release may not occur by certain specified dates or at all and could differ materially because of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting the Fund. Although the Manager has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual actions, events, or results to differ materially from those described in forward- looking statements, there may be other factors that cause actions, events, or results to differ from those anticipated, estimated or intended. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and, except as required by applicable securities laws, the Manager undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether because of new information, future events, or otherwise.


This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy the securities. This release is provided for information purposes only. No securities regulatory authority has expressed an opinion about the merits of the shares of the Marquest Mutual Fund Inc. – Explorer Series Fund and it is an offense to claim otherwise. The shares of the Marquest Mutual Fund Inc. – Explorer Series Fund offered under Simplified Prospectus are not registered with the United States Securities Commission and are sold in the United States only in reliance on exemptions from registration.


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