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Daily Market Commentary

Wrapping up the current round of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China...

February 15, 2019

Wrapping up the current round of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China, trade representative Lighthizer indicated that both sides have made headway on very important and difficult issues.

Equity markets are pointing to a higher open

February 14, 2019

Equity markets are pointing to a higher open this morning, following indications from President Trump that he would be willing to extend the lower taxes on Chinese imported goods for an additional 60 days.  

U.S. CPI for January was flat

February 13, 2019

U.S. CPI for January was flat, which was below expectations for an increase of 0.1%. 

There is optimism this morning that the Democrats and Republicans will be able to come to a deal

February 12, 2019

interest iconThere is optimism this morning that the Democrats and Republicans will be able to come to a deal that will prevent another government shutdown by the end of the week. 

Following Chinese New Year holidays, trade representatives from the U.S...

February 11, 2019

Following the Chinese New Year holidays, trade representatives from the U.S. will head to China to resume trade negotiations on Thursday

Latest News

Fixed Income Outlook 2019: The long and short of it

January 19, 2019

The year 2018 ended with higher short-term interest rates and heightened volatility across equity markets. For 2019, we expect the latter to continue, as markets will need to reconcile lower global growth, as well as a bear flattened yield curve.

Foresters Asset Management becomes signatory to UN PRI

January 16, 2019

Foresters Asset Management Inc ("FAM") is pleased to announce that it has become a signatory to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investing (UNPRI).

A Year in Review through a Responsible Investment Lens

January 2, 2019

Foresters Asset Management (“FAM”) formally incorporated a Responsible Investment (“RI”) framework into all of our imaxx™ funds in 2018, including both our equity and fixed income portfolios.

Institutional pricing for imaxx's bond funds

December 19, 2018

Foresters Asset Management (FAM) is offering institutional pricing for its imaxx Short Term Bond Fund and imaxx Canadian Bond Fund

Fundata's A FundGrade Recipients - imaxx Global Fixed Pay Fund

December 18, 2018

  Fundata FundGrade is an independent and objective investment fund rating system that was developed to recognize Fund Managers who have achieved superior risk adjusted returns.

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1500-20 Adelaide Street East
Toronto, Ontario
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Foresters Asset Management Inc. ... at a glance

Foresters Asset Management Inc. (FAM) oversees approximately $10.6 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 $45.1 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.

As part of the investment process, we apply responsible investment integration. We believe this will enhance risk adjusted returns for our portfolios and better manage risk, without impacting the diversification attributes of the portfolios.

1 All figures in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2017