Former Merrill Funds Get New Name

March 1, 2002 ( - CM Investment Management Inc. has renamed 29 Merrill Lynch Mutual Funds as the Renaissance Mutual Funds.

In announcing the move, the company said it was required to change the funds’ name as part of its January 2002 agreement to buy Merrill Lynch’s Canadian asset management business.

The funds currently have more than $4 billion Canadian in assets.