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Daily Market Commentary

Global stocks rallied

December 11, 2018

Global stocks rallied as optimism grew on China and U.S trade negotiations.

Trade tensions between China and the U.S. continue to impact markets

December 10, 2018

Trade tensions between China and the U.S. continue to impact global bonds and stocks.

Fed Chair Powell spoke about the state of the U.S. economy

December 7, 2018

Fed Chair Powell spoke about the state of the U.S. economy and delivered bullish comments around the job market. 

Despite the U.S. market remaining closed, headline risks remain

December 6, 2018

interest iconDespite the U.S. market remaining closed yesterday to honour the life of President Bush, headline risks related to oil, trade and Brexit remain in the background. 

The BoC will release its monetary policy statement this morning

December 5, 2018

The Bank of Canada will release its monetary policy statement this morning with expectations for the central bank to stay on hold. 

Latest News

The new sweet spot for fixed income?

November 17, 2018

Rising interest rates suggest a turn away from fixed income, and industry flows support this.

imaxx Mutual Funds - Update

November 15, 2018

In this update piece, FAM is cognizant of late cycle risks, and adapted its portfolios accordingly.  

FAM's approach to Responsible Investing

October 30, 2018

At FAM, we believe companies that integrate responsible investing factors effectively into their operations can enhance the quality of our investment portfolios.

Fundamentals are very strong

October 4, 2018

Equity Outlook - Fundamentals are very strong — but risks are elevated...

Fixed income insights

September 19, 2018

Kon-Yu Lau and Imran Chaudhry, Senior Fixed Income Portfolio Managers at FAM, provide their insights on their investment process along with their outlook for the Canadian Fixed Income Market in this audio interview.

Contact Us

Foresters Asset Management Inc.
1500-20 Adelaide Street East
Toronto, Ontario
M5C 2T6

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