TORONTO, ON. November 29, 2007.

NexGen Financial was named as a Finalist for the “Best New Initiative” Award at the prestigious Canadian Investment Awards late in November 2007. This award celebrates the investment industry’s newest most innovative products. NexGen’s Next Generation Corporate Class focuses on bringing comprehensive tax planning tools to mutual fund investors to a degree never done before. NexGen’s innovation stood next to some of the industries largest financial powerhouses in being recognized as a Finalist.

The Canadian Investment Awards are Canada’s premier awards program, recognizing excellence in the Financial Services industry. The awards were presented on November 28 at the annual Gala held at the Direct Energy Centre. The awards showcase excellence in the investment industry and are determined through a rigorous, audited process.