International Investing. It's not foreign.
The real risk is not investing internationally.
97% of the world’s stocks trade on non-Canadian exchanges. That’s a lot of missed opportunity if your portfolio is exclusively Canadian."
As citizens of the world, we’re all consumers of the global economy.
Through a disciplined approach to investing, we take our clients' portfolios global and invest in underappreciated companies. This method has proven successful.
Over a five-year time horizon, our International Equity Pool provided higher returns than the Canadian stock market, and outperformed its international equity benchmark index:
|YTD||1 Year||2 Year||3 Year||4 Year||5 Year|
|S&P/TSX Composite Index||3.12%||11.74%||9.25%||7.48%||4.79%||8.81%|
|MSCI ACWI-ex US||2.39%||10.30%||12.19%||6.02%||7.97%||10.70%|
|M&P International Equity Pool*||2.58%||11.56%||17.16%||9.08%||9.82%||11.84%|
*Returns are gross of fees
Note: Annualized performance as of July 31, 2018. Returns are in CAD.
Source: CIBC Mellon
These are a few of the companies that we believe in: