Canadian General Investments beats benchmark

Canadian General Investments' unaudited figures show a net asset return of 21.5% in the year to the end of December on a total return basis.

It said this compared with a total return of 9.1% from its benchmark, the S&P/TSX Composite Index.

CGI said the closing price for its common shares at 31 Dec was $23.73, resulting in an annual share price return, with dividends reinvested, of 26.3%.

At 9:32am: (LON:CGI) Canadian General Investment Ltd share price was 0p at 1410p