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Canadian inflation surged in January

Canadian inflation surged in January posting a CPI y/y increase of 2.1% against expectations of +1.6%.  This is the highest inflation level in two years driven by rising gasoline prices.  Gasoline prices posted a 20.6% increase from a year…

CIBC beat earnings estimates

Yesterday’s Fed minutes from the Jan.31-Feb.2 meeting gave very little new information, as policymakers again indicated that they saw another hike “fairly soon”.  The FOMC did defer dialogue on how they would manage their balance sheet, as…

Canadian retail sales declined 0.5%

Canadian retail sales in December declined 0.5% against expectations of a flat reading.  There was a decline in auto sales, but there were broad based sector decreases in consumer spending as the holiday shopping season has shifted towards the N…

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Fixed Income Sales Aids

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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 $34 billion1, overseen by more than 30 investment professionals.

1 All figures in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2015