Press Release

PIMCO Canada to close the PIMCO Canadian Short Term Bond Fund


TORONTO, ONTARIO March 1, 2018 – PIMCO Canada Corp. (“PIMCO”), the manager of the PIMCO Canada Funds, will terminate PIMCO Canadian Short Term Bond Fund (the “Fund”), effective on or about June 1, 2018.

Investors may redeem or switch their units of the Fund up to the close of business on June 1, 2018. PIMCO will waive any redemption fees, sales charges or short-term trading fees for redemptions of units of the Fund. The Fund is closed to new purchases. PIMCO will send a notice to each investor in the Fund regarding the termination.

For further information on PIMCO and the PIMCO mutual funds, please visit or call us at 1 866 341 3350 (416 368 3350 in Toronto).

Media Contacts

Michael Reid
Global Head of Corporate Communications – New York

Agnes Crane
U.S. Corporate Communications – New York

Joy Sheetz
U.S. Corporate Communications – New York

Laura Batty
U.S. Corporate Communications – Newport Beach

Lisa Papas
U.S. Corporate Communications – Newport Beach

Laura Thomas
UK & EMEA Corporate Communications – London
+44 203 640 1520

Wendy Svirakova
UK & EMEA Corporate Communications – London
+44 203 640 1237

Li Anne Wong
APAC Corporate Communications – Singapore
+65 6491 8068


About PIMCO 

PIMCO is one of the world’s premier fixed income investment managers. With our launch in 1971 in Newport Beach, California, PIMCO introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 45+ years since, we have continued to bring innovation and expertise to our partnership with clients seeking the best investment solutions. Today we have offices across the globe and 2,150+ professionals united by a single purpose: creating opportunities for investors in every environment. PIMCO is owned by Allianz S.E., a leading global diversified financial services provider.

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions and do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any securityholder that would have reduced returns. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The information contained herein does not constitute an offer or solicitation by anyone in the United States or in any other jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation. Prospective investors should consult their financial advisor to determine if the PIMCO Mutual Funds may be sold in their jurisdiction.

The products and services provided by PIMCO may only be available in certain provinces or territories of Canada and only through dealers authorized for that purpose. PIMCO has retained PIMCO LLC as sub-adviser. PIMCO will remain responsible for any loss that arises out of the failure of its sub-adviser.

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