Change of Auditors for the Fiera Capital Income Opportunities Fund

MONTREAL, Dec. 20, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Capital Corporation (TSX: FSZ) ("Fiera Capital"), investment fund manager of the Fiera Capital Income Opportunities Fund (the "Fund"), announced the change of the auditors of the Fund from Deloitte LLP to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP effective on or about December 31, 2016.

The Fund's independent review committee has approved the change of auditors and notice of the change was sent to the Fund's unitholders.

About Fiera Capital Corporation

Fiera Capital is a leading North American independent asset management firm with more than CAD$112 billion in assets under management as at September 30, 2016. The Firm provides institutional, retail and private wealth clients with access to full-service integrated money management solutions across traditional and alternative asset classes. Clients and their portfolios derive benefit from Fiera Capital's depth of expertise, diversified offerings and outstanding service. Fiera Capital trades under the ticker FSZ on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

In the U.S., asset management services are provided by the Firm's U.S. affiliates, Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC and Fiera Capital Inc., investment advisers that are registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Registration with the SEC does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Additional information about Fiera Capital Corporation, including the Firm's annual information form, is available on SEDAR at


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