Montréal, March 29, 2019 - Desjardins Investments Inc. ("DI"), the manager of the Desjardins Funds, today announced changes to 3 of its funds. These changes are described in detail below.

Management fee reductions for 3 Desjardins Funds

DI announced that it will be reducing management fees by 5 basis points for some unit classes of 3 Desjardins Funds, effective April 1st, 2019. These changes reflect DI's commitment to offering competitively priced funds while providing access to world-class managers.

Here's a list of the Desjardins Funds unit classes affected:

Desjardins Funds (A-, T-, C-, R-class units) A-, T-, C- and R-class
units
Actual management
fees, before
taxes %
Management
fees starting
April 1st, 2019, before
taxes %
Reduction %
Desjardins Overseas Equity Fund A, C 1.90% 1.85% (0.05 %)
Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund A, C 1.90% 1.85% (0.05 %)
Desjardins SocieTerra International Equity Fund A, C 1.90% 1.85% (0.05%)

Desjardins Funds (D-class units) D-class
units
Actual management
fee rate, before
taxes %
Management
fee rate effective
April 1st, 2019, before
taxes %
Reduction %
Desjardins Overseas Equity Fund D 1.15% 1.10% (0.05 %)
Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund D 1.15% 1.10% (0.05 %)
Desjardins SocieTerra International Equity Fund D 1.15% 1.10% (0.05%)

The changes are subject to approval by regulatory authorities. DI reserves the right to defer the implementation of the changes described above.

Desjardins Funds are not guaranteed, their value fluctuates frequently and their past performance is not indicative of their future returns. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses may all be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Desjardins Funds are offered by registered dealers.

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