March 2022 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  March 2022Year to DateSIC Institutional0.80%-3.75%Benchmark*-0.04%-4.36% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI Performance among the...

February 2022 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  February 2022Year to DateSIC Institutional-1.70%-4.51%Benchmark*-1.21%-4.32% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI Capital markets...

January 2022 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  January 2022Year to DateSIC Institutional-2.86%-2.86%Benchmark*-3.15%-3.15% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI The New Year got off...

SIC Investment Outlook for Q1 2022

Another Good Year in the Wings Accommodative monetary policy, generous government programs and the successful deployment of vaccines combined to produce another good year for equity market returns in 2021.  This was especially true for North American indices...

December 2021 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  December 2021Year to DateSIC Institutional2.75%10.79%Benchmark*2.75%11.37% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI Despite concerns that...

November 2021 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  November 2021Year to DateSIC Institutional-0.82%7.83%Benchmark*0.21%8.39% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI Investor confidence was...

October 2021 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  October 2021Year to DateSIC Institutional1.58%8.72%Benchmark*1.34%8.17% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI North American equity...

SIC Investment Outlook for Q4 2021

Capital Markets in Transition Over the past 13 years, global capital markets have experienced two extraordinary events – the Great Financial Crisis in 2008-09 and more recently the COVID-19 Pandemic.  While these two events were completely unrelated, they...

September 2021 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  September 2021Year to DateSIC Institutional-2.30%7.03%Benchmark*-2.07%6.74% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI September...

August 2021 Report

SIC Multi Asset Institutional Composite  August 2021Year to DateSIC Institutional1.68%9.55%Benchmark*1.76%8.99% * 5% T Bills, 35% Canadian Bond Composite, 20% S&P TSX Composite TRI, 20% S&P 500 C$ TRI, 20% MSCI EAFE (Net) C$ TRI US Equity markets...