TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 10, 2014) - Goldman Sachs U.S. Income Builder Trust (the "Fund") (TSX:GSB.UN) has received approval for a normal course issuer bid to purchase up to 718,100 class A units (the "Units") of the Fund representing 10% of the public float of 7,181,000 Units. The Fund may purchase up to 149,500 Units in any 30 day period which is 2% of the 7,475,000 issued and outstanding Units at July 4, 2014.
The Units may be purchased for cancellation from July 14, 2014 to July 13, 2015 through the facilities of the TSX or other eligible alternative market and may only be purchased at a price per Unit not exceeding the last published net asset value per Unit. The Fund believes that such purchases are in its best interests and are a desirable use of its available funds.
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About Goldman Sachs Asset Management
GSAM is the asset management arm of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), which manages $956 billion as of March 31, 2014. GSAM has been providing discretionary investment advisory services since 1988 and has investment professionals in all major financial centers around the world. The company offers investment strategies across a broad range of asset classes to institutional and individual clients globally. Founded in 1869, Goldman Sachs is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals.
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Source: Goldman Sachs U.S. Income Builder Trust