(As of 10/31/2017)

Dynamic Preferred Yield Class Series A

(Preferred Share Fixed Income)

FundGrade A+ Rating recipient
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Inception Return
3.72 %
YTD Return 13.89 %
Change $0.01 / 0.10 %
Growth of $10,000 (As of October 31, 2017)
MER 1.79 %
Assets ($mil) $916.81
Rank (1Yr) 5/17
Std Dev (3Yr) 11.35 %
Volatility Ranking (3Yr) 8/10
RRSP Eligibility Yes
Load Choice of Front or Back
Max Front End 5.00 %
Max Back End 6.00 %
Sales Status Open
Dynamic Preferred Yield Class seeks to provide dividend income while preserving capital through investing primarily in preferred shares of companies across North America.
Management Co.
1832 Asset Management L.P.
Marc-André Gaudreau,
Asset Allocation
(As of August 31, 2017)
Sector Allocation
(As of August 31, 2017)
Geographic Allocation
(As of August 31, 2017)
Top 10 Holdings
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, 4.40%, Non-Cumulative, Class "A", Series 45Canadian EquityFinancial ServicesCanada2.12%
BCE Inc., 4.15%, First Preferred, Series "AKCanadian EquityTechnologyCanada1.96%
Transcanada Pipelines Ltd FRN 15-May-2067Foreign BondsFixed IncomeUnited States1.70%
TransCanada Corporation, 4.90%, First Preferred, Series 15Canadian EquityEnergyCanada1.57%
TransCanada Trust FRN 18-May-2077Domestic BondsFixed IncomeCanada1.52%
Bank of America Corp FRN PERPForeign BondsFixed IncomeUnited States1.48%
Canada Housing Trust No 1 1.70% 15-Dec-2017Cash and EquivalentsCash and Cash EquivalentCanada1.40%
Brookfield Office Properties Inc - Pfd Cl NCanadian EquityFinancial ServicesCanada1.35%
JPMorgan Chase & Co - ADR PfdUS EquityFinancial ServicesUnited States1.32%
Brookfield Renewable Power Preferred Equity Inc., 5.59%, Class "A" PreferredCanadian EquityUtilitiesCanada1.28%

Performance Data (As of October 31, 2017)
  Return (%) Annualized Return (%)
Return 1 Mth 3 Mth 6 Mth YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr
Fund 1.78 2.08 5.24 13.89 17.47 4.21 -    -   
Benchmark 1.97 2.59 4.89 12.77 16.06 1.01 1.54 3.08
Quartile Ranking 3 4 2 2 2 1 - -

Calendar Return (%) 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
Fund 7.29 -7.45 7.53 -      -      -      -      -      -      -     
Benchmark 6.98 -14.95 6.82 -2.64 5.51 5.77 7.73 26.97 -16.85 -6.56
Quartile Ranking 2 1 1 - - - - - - -
MSCI ESG Fund Metrics (As of November 01, 2017)
50th Percentile - Global

The MSCI ESG Quality Score measures the ability of underlying holdings to manage key medium to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors.

ESG Leaders are companies with a best in class MSCI ESG Rating. ESG Laggards are companies with a worst in class MSCI ESG Rating. MSCI ESG Ratings is designed to identify ESG risks or opportunities that may not be captured through conventional financial analysis. Companies are rated on a AAA-CCC scale relative to the standards and performance of their industry peers, according to analysis of thousands of data points across 36 key ESG issues.

The percentage of the portfolio's market value exposed to companies flagged for one or more standard SRI exclusion factors (alcohol, civilian firearms, gambling, weapons, cluster bombs, landmines, nuclear power, GMOs, and tobacco).

The portfolio weighted average of each company’s percent of revenue generated by Sustainable Impact Solutions (goods and services that address at least one of the world’s social and environmental challenges), as defined by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

ESG data provided by MSCI
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