CI Investments launches CI Private Pools, an exclusive lineup of differentiated mandates

TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - CI Investments Inc. ("CI") today announced the launch of CI Private Pools, a platform of 17 focused mandates designed to meet the needs of affluent and high net worth investors.

The pools represent differentiated mandates that draw on CI's broad lineup of portfolio management teams and their deep experience and specialized expertise. As a result, these mandates offer exposure to strategies that are not easily replicated by individual investors.

CI Private Pools have a flat-fee pricing model, offering additional value for investors. There is a minimum investment of $100,000 per pool.

"We have designed CI Private Pools to make it easier to do business with CI, with a simplified and very competitive pricing structure," said Roy Ratnavel, Executive Vice-President and Head of Sales for CI. "The platform includes a broad selection of pools, providing investors and advisors with sophisticated strategies and the flexibility to construct portfolios tailored to their individual needs."

The benefits of CI Private Pools include:

  • A selection of 17 mandates diversified by asset class and geographic focus
  • Exclusive pools with differentiated mandates
  • A simplified, competitive flat-fee pricing model
  • Exposure to experienced, specialized portfolio management teams, including Signature Global Asset Management, Cambridge Global Asset Management, Sentry Investment Management, Black Creek Investment Management, Marret Asset Management, Altrinsic Global Advisors and Picton Mahoney Asset Management.

"CI Private Pools is the first of several new products CI is planning for the coming months," Mr. Ratnavel said. "As our industry changes, we are enhancing our product lineup to provide a wide choice of effective investment solutions that meet the varied and evolving needs of our clients."

For more information on CI Private Pools, including the lineup of mandates, please visit privatepools.ci.com.

Signature Global Asset Management, Cambridge Global Asset Management and Sentry Investment Management are divisions of CI Investments Inc.

About CI Investments – Trusted Partner in Wealth™

CI Investments is one of Canada's largest investment management companies. It offers a wide range of investment products and services, and is on the Web at www.ci.com. CI is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an independent, Canadian-owned wealth management firm with $180.6 billion in fee-earning assets as of September 30, 2018.

SOURCE CI Financial Corp.