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Covington Venture Fund Inc. – Series VI Honours Investment Objective by December 15, 2015 (the “Capital Repayment Date”)

December 15, 2015

Notice to all Shareholders: Covington Venture Fund Inc. - Series VI Honours Investment Objective by December 15, 2015 (the "Capital Repayment Date")

Covington Announces Wind Up of Covington Venture Fund: Series I-V

February 14, 2014

Covington Capital Corp. (“Covington”) announced today that Covington Venture Fund Inc. (“Covington Venture Fund”) has entered into an agreement with Covington Fund II Inc. (“Covington Fund II”) for the en bloc sale of the venture portfolio attributable to the Class A shares Series I, II, III, IV, and V (the “Series”) and that Covington Venture Fund will propose the subsequent wind up of the Series.  The proposed sale and wind up remains subject to shareholder approval.

Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. Announces Proposed Acquisition by Covington Fund II Inc.

September 19, 2013

Toronto, September 18, 2013 – Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. (“SCF”) announced today that it will submit to shareholders for their consideration and approval a proposal pursuant to which Covington Fund II Inc. (“Fund II”) will, if approved by SCF shareholders, acquire the assets and assume the liabilities of SCF. The proposal is structured such that following completion of the acquisition, shareholders of SCF would become shareholders of Fund II.

Chip Vallis Receives CVCA Community Leadership Award

May 24, 2013

 TORONTO: The CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association, is pleased to announce that Chip Vallis is the recipient of CVCA’s 2013 ‘Community Leadership’ Award.

The purpose of CVCA’s ‘Community Leadership’ Award is to honour individual CVCA Members who have “given back to Community”. This Award serves to highlight that, in addition to supporting Canada’s economic productivity; our members also foster Strong Corporate Social Responsibility as a foundation to building solid, vibrant communities.

Alere Acquires Epocal, Inc.

February 4, 2013

WALTHAM, Mass., February 4, 2013 - Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in enabling individuals to take charge of their health at home through the merger of rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, announced today that it has acquired Epocal, Inc., a provider of best-in-class technologies that support blood gas and electrolyte testing at the point of care.

Covington Fund II Inc. Series I Announce That Class A Shares Are No Longer Offered For Subscription

January 14, 2013

TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Covington Capital Corporation ("Covington") and the Board of Directors for Covington Fund II Inc. (the "Fund") today announced that effective December 28, 2012 the Fund would no longer offer Class A shares for sale to investors.  The Fund will remain open to redemptions.

OPKO Health to acquire privately held Cytochroma

January 9, 2013

MARKHAM, ON, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Cytochroma today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with OPKO Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) under which Cytochroma, a privately held pharmaceutical company with operations in Markham, ON and Bannockburn, IL, will be acquired by OPKO.

CounterPath Lists on NASDAQ

July 11, 2012

New York - July 11, 2012 - CounterPath Corporation (the “Company”) commenced trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol “CPAH”. The stock is also traded on the TSX under the symbol “CCV”.

The Company’s listing on NASDAQ, which closely followed the completion of a successful (CDN)$3.66 million private placement in June of this year, underscores CounterPath’s steady growth since its inception in 2002.

Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. Series I and Series II Announce That Class A Shares Will No Longer Be Offered For Subscription

December 14, 2011

Covington Capital Corporation and the Board of Directors for Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. (the “Fund”) today announced that effective December 19, 2011 the Funds will no longer offer Class A shares for sale to either new or existing investors.

Covington Strategic Capital Fund Completes Second Portfolio Exit of 2008

January 12, 2009

Covington Capital Corporation (“Covington”) is pleased to announce that its technology focused fund – Covington Strategic Capital Fund Inc. (the “Fund”) completed its second portfolio exit of calendar 2008. The Fund, launched in 2003, has provided investors with positive annual performance figures since inception and has become one of the most notable performers in the retail venture capital fund asset class as well as within the mutual fund domain.