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Maintain a disciplined focus on long-term rewards.

RBC DS Focus Funds are mutual funds that offer you targeted exposure to high quality Canadian and U.S. equities selected from a number of broad industry sectors. Following a disciplined and proven stock selection and sector allocation process, the funds strive to provide above-average returns over the long-term while minimizing the risk presented by short-term fluctuations.

Each fund invests in 25 to 60 equities, plus a percentage allocated to cash:

  • RBC DS North American Focus Fund primarily invests in U.S. equities with 30-40% exposure to Canadian equities.
  • RBC DS Canadian Focus Fund primarily holds Canadian equities with 20-30% exposure to U.S. equities.
  • RBC DS International Focus Fund invests in equities outside North America with a focus in Europe, Asia and some Emerging Markets.

Key Features and Benefits of RBC DS Focus Funds

  • Diversification across many different securities and sectors helps to reduce risk
  • Professionally managed by RBC Asset Management, which uses a proprietary screening technique to choose high quality companies for the portfolio
  • Low minimum investment of $1,500
  • 100% RRSP-eligible

An RBC DS Focus Fund could be ideal if you:

  • Want a convenient way to invest for long-term capital growth
  • Desire a professionally managed fund that follows a disciplined investment approach

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RBC DS Canadian Focus Fund, RBC DS North American Focus Fund and RBC DS International Focus Fund are sold by RBC Dominion Securities Inc.* There may be commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses associated with mutual fund investments. Read the prospectus before investing. Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. RBC Dominion Securities Inc., RBC Asset Management Inc. and Royal Bank of Canada are separate corporate entities, which are affiliated. Investment advisors are employees of RBC Dominion Securities Inc. *Member CIPF. ®Registered Trademark of Royal Bank of Canada. Used under licence.

1) The value at redemption may be more or less than the original purchase price.