Covington News



Covington Venture Fund Inc. Series VII Honours Investment Objective by June 1, 2016

June 1, 2016

This communication is to notify shareholders of Class A Shares, Series VII of Covington Venture Fund Inc., formerly Capital First Venture Fund Inc., (the “Fund”), that: (i) the Fund has met one of its objectives by being in a position to return investors’ capital in an amount equal to the subscription price paid for the Class A Shares of the Fund  on or about the Capital Repayment Date; and (ii) the Fund has determined that the most efficient manner in which to effect the objective of returning the original subscription amount of your Class A Shares by the Capital Repayment Date of June 1,

Covington Announces Wind Up of Covington Venture Fund Class A Shares, Series VI

March 31, 2016

Covington Capital Corp. (“Covington”) announced today that it will wind up the Class A Shares, Series VI of the Covington Venture Fund (formerly Venture Partners Balanced Fund Inc., “the Fund”) on or before June 30, 2016. The decision has been made by the Board of Directors and is consistent with the original mandate of the Fund.

Covington Fund II Inc. Completes $42 million in Shareholder Redemptions

January 18, 2016

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire – January 18, 2016) – Covington Fund II Inc. (“The Fund”) announced today that it has received over $42 million in shareholder redemption requests since September 1, 2015, including over $24 million since being re-opened on January 18, 2016.  The Fund has redeemed over 20% of its net asset value as of August 31, 2015, and will not be accepting further redemption requests at this time.

Covington Fund II Inc. Announces it will Re-Open to Redemptions

December 16, 2015

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire – December 16, 2015) – Covington is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of Covington Fund II Inc. (the “Fund”) has approved the re-opening of the Fund for redemptions as of January 18, 2016 at 10:00am