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Daily Market Commentary

Canadian headline inflation for September moved higher

Canadian headline inflation for September moved higher to 1.6% y/y from the previous month although a tad below expectations of 1.7%.  Headline CPI accelerated this month due to higher gasoline prices as the hurricanes in the U.S. affected price…

OSFI released the finalized version of the B-20 rules yesterday

OSFI released the finalized version of the B-20 rules yesterday afternoon that will affect mortgage lending starting on January 1, 2018.  Mortgage applications will need to qualify at the higher of the contractual mortgage rate plus 200bps or th…

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imaxx Canadian Fixed Pay Fund Update

In this update we provide our latest thoughts and perspectives, current positioning and portfolio differentiators for the imaxx Canadian Fixed Pay Fund along with commentary regarding the sustainability of the 8 cents per mon…

Collateral updates

We have recently updated a number of collateral pieces, including;   Fund Focus Flyer /sites/default/files/ffimco/focus_funds_q317_web.pdf Investment Questionnaire (fillable PDF) /sites/default/files/ffimco/Investment_Questionnaire_Fill…

Glenn Paradis on BNN

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 Financial Investment Management Company of Canada Inc. (“FFIMCO”)... at a glance

Established in 2002, FFIMCO (formerly Aegon Fund Management) offers six imaxxFunds™ to Canadian investors – featuring core fund offerings from an investment manager with a proven performance track records. Foresters Asset Management Inc. (“FAM”), formerly Aegon Capital Management, an affiliate, is the portfolio manager of the imaxx mutual funds.

FFIMCO and FAM are part of Foresters Financial™, an international financial services provider with more than three million clients and members in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. We provide investment, life insurance, savings and retirement solutions that help families achieve their financial goals and make a lasting difference in their lives and communities.

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.

1 All figures in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2016