Class A shares become Investor Class and Class I shares become Institutional Class
SUMMIT, N.J., May 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Management proposed and the Board of Trustees of Evermore Funds Trust approved the elimination of all sales (load) charges associated with Class A shares of the Evermore Global Value Fund. Concurrent with this fee structure adjustment, the Fund’s Class A shares (which previously were available in load and load-waived versions) were renamed and will now be known as “Investor Class” shares. The Fund’s Class I shares have also been renamed and will henceforth be known as “Institutional Class” shares.
“Our goal when we launched the Fund in 2010 was to make it accessible to as wide a group of investors and across as many distribution channels as possible, including channels that mainly invested in load share classes” explained Eric LeGoff, CEO of Evermore Funds Trust. “We are pleased to be going back to our roots in the mutual fund industry and to offer only no-load classes of shares in the Evermore Global Value Fund.”
The differences between the two classes of shares offered by the Fund is that the Investor Class shares require a minimum investment of $5,000 and carry a 12b-1 fee of 25 basis points annually, and the Institutional Class shares require a minimum investment of $1 million and do not have a 12b-1 fee. The changes discussed above became effective April 30, 2015.
For more information about the Evermore Global Value Fund or Evermore Global Advisors, LLC, the investment adviser to the Evermore Global Value Fund, please contact Lily Simo, Evermore VP of Investor Services at 866-315-2710 or email@example.com.
About Evermore Global Advisors, LLC
Evermore Global Advisors, LLC is the investment adviser to the Evermore Global Value Fund and other managed accounts. Founded in 2009 by CEO and portfolio manager David Marcus, and President and Chief Operating Officer Eric LeGoff, Evermore focuses on deep value, catalyst-driven special situations investments across the globe. In making investment decisions, Evermore seeks to leverage the portfolio manager’s many years of investing experience, extensive global network of relationships, and practical business operating experience of its principals.
Headquartered in Summit, N.J., Evermore Global Advisors is an investment adviser registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
For more information, please visit http://evermoreglobal.com.
While the funds are no-load, management and other expenses still apply.
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