In the media

Articles and interviews in the media featuring leaders from Sun Life Global Investments.

Articles and interviews in the media featuring leaders from Sun Life Global Investments.

  • January 10, 2023

    Oricia Smith – Changing the face of asset management

    Oricia Smith, President of SLGI Asset Management Inc. and Senior Vice President of Investment Solutions for Sun Life Canada spoke with Business Chief magazine. "My ambition for Sun Life Global Investments is to be the most forward-looking investment manager and the asset manager of choice in Canada.” To achieve that goal will take asking the right questions.  

  • January 05, 2023

    Don’t neglect bonds this year despite tough 2022, PMs say

    Christine Tan, portfolio manager at SLGI Asset Management Inc., was featured in an Investment Executive article where she talks about why she is bullish on bonds, in particular Canadian government bonds. “As you get closer to the end of a hiking cycle, you can start increasing the duration of the bonds,” she adds.

  • December 19, 2022

    To keep inflation in check, overtightening may be necessary, invest in bonds: Strategist

    Chhad Aul, CIO and head of multi-asset solutions at SLGI Asset Management, joins BNN Bloomberg to talk about how recession risk is starting to dominate market conversations. Aul feels cyclicality is not desirable when the economy is slowing; instead, this last month of the year was more about seeking diversification. Though equities were challenged in December, bonds held onto gains. 

  • December 02, 2022

    We prefer the U.S. for some sectors, while looking at Canada for others: Strategist

    Christine Tan, portfolio manager at SLGI Asset Management Inc., joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss how she thinks Canada’s interest rate hikes will peak sooner versus the U.S. and why our economy is more rate sensitive. She also talks about the impact of inflation and its impact on company earnings.  

  • November 17, 2022

    Market sentiment is optimistic, highquality bonds are a good hedge during recessions: Strategist

    Chhad Aul, Chief Investment Officer and Head of Multi-Asset Solutions at SLGI Asset Management Inc., joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss historical recession trends, and why he’s cautious on emerging markets. “Inflation numbers in coming months are still going to be a source of volatility going forward” and notes that it’s important to have a more defensive equity allocation. 

  • November 09, 2022

    Still cautious on equities but finding opportunities in Canadian government bonds

    Christine Tan, portfolio manager at SLGI Asset Management Inc., joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss the markets’ reaction to the U.S midterm election results. She also talks about opportunities in equity and bond markets amid persistent inflation and a looming economic downturn.

  • November 03, 2022

    How can the investment industry achieve ESG clarity?

    With the rise in investor consciousness around environmental and social issues, the ESG movement has gained traction over the past two years. “We essentially are using terms like sustainable investing, responsible investing, ESG... interchangeably, which is causing ambiguity...” says Adelina Romanelli, director of responsible investing at SLGI Asset Management Inc. in this Wealth Professional discussion. 

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