Daily Market Commentary
Canadian retail sales rose 0.4% in July. In terms of volume, sales fell 0.2%, however excluding autos, retail sales rose 0.2%. Consumer spending has been persistently solid in the past two years. There appears to be no obvious signs of downside risks…
As expected, the Fed funds rate remains unchanged at 1% and announced that they will gradually reduce their $4.5 trillion balance sheet starting in October. FOMC members’ dot plot projections implied one more 25bps hike in 2017, three hikes in 2018…
While awaiting today’s Fed rate decision and press conference, global financial markets are generally calm. With a widespread expectation that the Fed will start balance sheet unwinding in October, government bond yields edged higher globally. …
Foresters Asset Management’s head of equities and portfolio manager for a number of imaxx mutual funds, Glenn Paradis, recently appeared on BNN. In this clip, Glenn address the TSX performance year-to-date and why U.S. banks may look more attr…
Foresters Asset Management’s head of equities and portfolio manager for a number of imaxx mutual funds, Glenn Paradis, presented on BNN last Friday. In this short clip, Glenn discusses Blackberry's Q1 earnings miss and subsequent fall in…
Updated fund spotlight fact sheet for the imaxx Canadian Bond Fund with April 30, 2017 performance numbers.
Foresters Asset Management Inc.
1500-20 Adelaide Street East
Foresters Asset Management Inc. (formerly Aegon Capital Management)... at a glance
Foresters Asset Management Inc. (FAM) oversees approximately $10 billion1 in retail, institutional, third party and asset liability matching investments. FAM is backed by the strength of Foresters Financial™, an international financial services provider with total funds under management of $44 billion1, overseen by more than 30 investment professionals.
Foresters Asset Management’s founding principles, and competitive advantage, focuses on four elements in managing portfolios and meeting our clients’ goals: People, Process, Portfolios, and Performance. We believe that with this focus, the client’s needs are at the forefront and guide all investment actions.
1 All figures in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2016