For the 3rd of 4 years (2018, 2020 and 2021) Desjardins won a ‘2021 Refinitive Lipper Fund Awards’ for the best mutual fund for international stocks in Canada this category.
Additionally Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund was named the best global small / mid cap equity fund for the first time. The awards were presented this morning at the annual Refinitiv Lipper Awards 2021 virtual ceremony.
“We are very proud of the success of both of them Desjardins Overseas Equities Growth Fund, managed by Baillie Gifford overseas, Portfolio sub-manager of the Fund, who focuses on long-term growth investments in companies with performance, and the Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund, Portfolio sub-advised by Impax Asset Management, a pioneer in investing in the transition to a more sustainable global economy, said Frederick Tremblay, Director, mutual and Guaranteed fund development at Desjardins Investments Inc. We owe these prestigious awards to the trust of our members and clients who choose these two funds for their investment strategies year after year. ‘
Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund
Among the 66 funds competing for this award is the Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund (F-class units) was launched with the ‘2021. excellent Refinitive Lipper Fund Awards ‘Trophy for the best international equity fund in the 3-year category and two’ in 2021 Refinitive Lipper Fund Awards’ certificates in the 5-year (F-class units) and 10-year (A-class units) categories from a total of 59 funds and 49 funds, respectively. Desjardins Investments Inc. is the mutual fund manager of the award-winning fund.
Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund
The Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund (F-class units) received the ‘2021 Refinitive Lipper Fund Awards’ Trophy for the best global small / mid cap equity fund in the 3-year category out of a total of 26 funds in the running for this award. Desjardins Investments Inc. is the mutual fund manager of the award-winning fund.
Above Desjardins Investments Inc.
Desjardins Investments Inc., Manager of the Desjardins Fund, is one of the Canada largest mutual fund maker, with $ 45.3 billion  in assets under management. It offers Canadian investors a wide range of mutual funds and sets itself apart in the industry through its world-renowned portfolio sub-managers who commission more than 20 asset management companies. represented, from Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc., the portfolio manager of Desjardins Funds. Additionally, Desjardins Investments Inc. is one of the most committed players in promoting and promoting responsible investment in Canada.
Above Desjardins group
Desjardins group is the leading financial cooperative group in Canada and the sixth largest in the world with a fortune of $ 390.6 billion . It was rated as one of Canada Mediacorp’s Top 100 Employers. In order to meet the different needs of its members and customers, Desjardins offers through its extensive distribution network, online platforms and subsidiaries throughout Canada. Ranked among the strongest banks in the world The banker’s magazine, Desjardins has one of the highest capital ratios and credit ratings in the industry.
About Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards
The Refinitiv Lipper Fund The awards presented annually highlight funds and fund companies that have distinguished themselves from their competitors by consistently strong risk-adjusted performance. The Refinitiv Lipper Fund The awards are based on the Lipper Leader for Consistent Return Rating, a risk-adjusted performance measure that is calculated over periods of 36, 60 and 120 months. The top 20% of the funds in each classification are named Lipper Leaders for Consistent Return and receive a rating of 5; the next 20% get a rating of 4; the middle 20% are rated 3; the next 20% are rated 2; and the lowest 20% are rated 1. The fund with the highest Lipper Leader for Consistent Return score in each qualified classification wins the Refinitive Lipper Fund Forgive. Lipper Leader ratings are subject to change every month. More information is available at www.lipperfundawards.com. While Refinitiv Lipper makes reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the data contained herein, the accuracy of Refinitiv Lipper is not guaranteed. Refinitive Lipper Fund Awards, 2021 refinitive. All rights reserved. Used under license.
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Data for the Refinitive Lipper Fund The awards are aggregated by the end of July each year and the results are published in November of that year. The one from the Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund (F class units) for the elapsed period October 31, 2021 are as follows: 19.21% (1 year), 30.10% (3 years), 22.40% (5 years), N / A (10 years), 16.50% (since introduction on November 25, 2013). The one from the Desjardins Overseas Equity Growth Fund (Class A Shares) for the Elapsed Period October 31, 2021 are as follows: 17.75% (1 year), 28.54% (3 years), 20.81% (5 years), 15.35% (10 years), 14.01% (since introduction on March 23, 2010). The Fund’s corresponding Lipper Leader for Consistent Return Ratings for the same period are as follows: N / A (1 year), 5 (3 years), 5 (5 years) and 5 (10 years). The Fund’s Lipper Leader for Consistent Return Ratings for the past reporting period July 31, 2021 are as follows: N / A (1 year), 5 (3 years), 5 (5 years), and 5 (10 years). The fund stands out in the International Equity fund category for the 3-year, 5-year and 10-year periods out of a total of 66, 59 and 49 funds, respectively. The one from the Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund (F class units) for the elapsed period October 31, 2021 are as follows: 35.73% (1 year), 23.78% (3 years), 16.04% (5 years), N / A (10 years), 16.75% (since launch on June 14, 2016). The Fund’s corresponding Lipper Leader for Consistent Return Ratings for the same period are N / A (1 year), 5 (3 years), 5 (5 years) and N / A (10 years). The Fund’s Lipper Leader for Consistent Return Ratings for the past reporting period July 31, 2021 are as follows: N / A (1 year), 5 (3 years), 5 (5 years) and N / A (10 years). The fund stands out in the Global Small / Mid Cap Equity fund category for the 3-year period out of a total of 26 funds.
The Desjardins funds are not guaranteed, their value fluctuates frequently and their past performance is not an indication of their future returns. Commissions, subsequent commissions, management fees and expenses may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Returns shown are the historical cumulative total annual returns, including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions, and do not take into account any sales, redemption, distribution or other optional fees or income tax payable by securityholders that would have been reduced returns. The Desjardins funds are offered by registered dealers.