Principal Issues: Whether the creation and issuance of XXXXXXXXXX Preferred Units of a mutual fund trust would result in (1) a disposition by the trust of its assets or in a resettlement of the trust, (2) a disposition by the existing unitholders of their units, (3) the application of 104(7.1).
Position: (1) no (2) no (3) no
Reasons: (1) The changes are not considered material or significant to result in a resettlement of the trust and it is submitted that there will be no resettlement as a matter of provincial law. (2) No cash consideration or other proceeds of disposition will be received by the unitholders in respect of the diminishment of their rights as a consequence of the amendments. (3) Consistent with previous rulings.