Renaissance Optimal Income Portfolio seeks to generate income by investing primarily in units of Canadian and global mutual funds.
Also available in Class F
Minimum Initial Investment:
(Class A) Initial: $500
Distribution of Earnings:
The Fund aims to distribute a consistent amount every month ($0.035 per unit). If the amount distributed exceeds the Fund’s net income and net realized capital gains, such excess will constitute a return of capital. The amount of distribution is not guaranteed and may change from time to time.
Pre-Authorized Chequing Investment (PAC) or Group RRSP:
$50 minimum investment for monthly, quarterly, semi-annual or annual deposit.
Systematic Withdrawal Plan:
With minimum initial account value of $10,000. Withdrawals may be made monthly, quarterly, semi-annually or annually. $50 minimum.
Annual Management Fee (excluding applicable taxes): 1.75%
Annualized Management Expense Ratio (including applicable taxes) as at August 31, 2019: 1.98%†
|Closed to all purchases*|
|Inception Date:||November 13, 2007|
|Assets Under Management (000’s)
|Ares Management LLC|
Ares Management is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices across the U.S., Europe and Asia, supported by approximately 700 employees across four operating divisions. The four divisions are the Private Equity Group, the Private Debt Group, the Commercial Real Estate Group and the Capital Markets Group. Ares Capital Markets Group ("Ares") invests in tradable securities, including broadly syndicated leveraged loans, high yield bonds and other fixed income investments. The Capital Markets Group's Portfolio Managers average more than 15 years of relevant experience investing in below-investment grade debt. A central tenet of Ares disciplined approach is to place a high priority on the preservation of principal (primarily through default avoidance) and minimizing downside risk.
Brandywine Global Investment Management, LLC
Established in 1986, Brandywine Global is a mid-sized investment firm based in Philadelphia. They are an independent subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc., a global asset management holding company founded in 1899. Brandywine Global has more than 140 employees, with offices in Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco and Singapore covering more than 300 institutional client relationships.
|CIBC Asset Management|
CIBC Asset Management (CIBC AM) is one of Canada's largest asset management firms and provides a broad range of high-quality global investment management solutions to retail and institutional clients.
|Maple-Brown Abbott Limited|
Maple-Brown Abbott Limited is a privately owned investment management company based in Sydney, Australia. The company specializes in the management of investment portfolios consisting of global listed infrastructure securities, Australian equities and Asia-Pacific (ex-Japan) equities. The firm also manages multi-asset portfolios that have exposure to Australian and international equities, Australian fixed income, real estate investment trusts (REITs), alternative assets and cash.
|3 mo||6 mo||1 yr||3 yrs||5 yrs||10 yrs||YTD||Since
|Calendar Year Performance (Class A)|
|-4.23 %||3.39 %||6.2%||1.0%||8.5%||6.1%||7.4%||4.2%||9.0%||13.4%||(12.3%)|
Value of $10,000 invested since inception
The rate of return or mathematical table shown is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of the fund or returns on investment in the fund.
*On July 21, 2017 CIBC Asset Management Inc. (CAM) announced changes to its product lineup. Certain classes were closed to all investors at end of business day July 21, 2017 and are subsequently being terminated on or about October 13, 2017. Additional classes were also closed to all investors effective end of business day September 1, 2017. For more information click here
†Please refer to the Annual/Interim Management Reports of Fund Performance for further details.
The Fund aims to distribute a consistent amount every month. If the amount distributed exceeds the Fund's net income and net realized capital gains, such excess will constitute a return of capital. The amount of distribution is not guaranteed and may change from time to time.
Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the Renaissance Investments family of funds simplified prospectus before investing. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns for the class A units including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions, but do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. Mutual funds are not guaranteed. The values of many mutual funds change frequently. Past performance may not be repeated.