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Canadian Western Trust and PIE Portfolio Index Evolution

VANCOUVER and TORONTO, February 10, 2011 – Canadian Western Trust Company (CWT) and PIE
Portfolio Index Evolution Corporation (PIE) today announced an agreement to offer a low cost, high service
account to PIE’s investors.

“CWT is excited to be working with PIE to provide financial advisors with an opportunity to utilize our selfdirected
platform,” says Darcy Steep, Director of Business Development for the Ontario Region of CWT.
“Our self-directed products allow for a full range of investments to be held in a single consolidated account.
It’s an ideal solution for independent financial advisors who are looking for more efficient ways to manage
their clients’ investment portfolios.”

“PIE’s funds offer a tremendous opportunity for Canadian investors to access the exchange-traded fund (ETF)
market within a diversified mutual fund structure,” says Krystian Urbanski, Vice President of Business
Development for PIE. “We are thrilled to partner with Canadian Western Trust to provide this unique offering
to our investors.”