Fiera Sceptre Opens First Office in the United-States

MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Sceptre Inc. (TSX: FSZ) ("Fiera Sceptre" or "the Firm"), a leading independent Canadian investment firm with $30 billion of assets under management, opened a new office today in Boston, Massachusetts.

This first Fiera Sceptre office on American soil ties in perfectly with our Firm's growth strategy, which is tailored to focus on a larger and more diversified client base, specifically in institutional and private wealth markets.

"Our values underpin our success and remain at the core of our approach, which is based on research, risk management and superior client service," said Mr. Jean-Guy Desjardins, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Fiera Sceptre.

About Fiera Sceptre

Fiera Sceptre is a leading publicly traded, independent investment firm. The Firm is one of only a handful of full service, multi-product investment firms in Canada, offering clients a proven top tier track record in equity and fixed income management as well as depth and expertise in asset allocation and alternative investments. www.fierasceptre.ca

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