Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards Winner Canada 2021, Best Equity Fund Family Group Over Three Years We are pleased to announce that the ABC Funds Family was awarded the 2021 Refinitiv Lipper Fund Canada Award for the Best Equity Fund Family Group Over Three Years. We are honoured and motivated to continue our pursuit of investment excellence. Furthermore, I would like to thank our investment and administration teams for their tireless efforts. Irwin A. Michael, Portfolio ManagerI.A. Michael Investment Counsel Ltd. Disclaimer The Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards, granted annually, highlight funds and fund companies that have excelled in delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers. The Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards are based on the Lipper Leader for Consistent Return rating, which is a risk-adjusted performance measure calculated over 36, 60 and 120 months. The fund with the highest Lipper Leader for Consistent Return (Effective Return) value in each eligible classification wins the Refinitiv Lipper Fund Award. For more information, see lipperfundawards.com. Although Refinitiv Lipper makes reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the data contained herein, the accuracy is not guaranteed by Refinitiv Lipper.