Stephen Groff serves as a Principal and Portfolio Manager at Cambridge Global Asset Management. He is responsible for managing the Cambridge dividend equity mandates as well as co-managing Cambridge Canadian Equity Fund and Cambridge Pure Canadian Equity Fund.
Stephen’s career in the investment industry began in 2007 and he joined Cambridge in 2011. He was co-winner of the Morningstar Breakout Fund Manager of the Year award, winner of the 2018 Lipper Award for the Canadian Dividend category* and a TopGun Investment Mind in the Brendan Wood International Canadian investment rankings from 2015 to 2019.
Prior to joining Cambridge, Stephen served as a Research Analyst at Fidelity Investments where he also managed a portion of Fidelity Canadian Disciplined Equity Fund.
Stephen holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
*Cambridge Canadian Dividend Fund (Class D units) was named Best Canadian Dividend Fund Global five years ending July 31, 2018 out of a category total of 73 funds (3 years), 69 funds (5 years), 46 funds (10 years). Performance for the fund for the period ended September 30, 2018 was 3.19% (1 year), 8.21% (3 years), 10.48% (5 years) and 10.05% (10 years). The corresponding Lipper Leader ratings of the fund for the same period were: 5 (3 years), 5 (5 years) and 5 (10 years). The Lipper Fund Awards, granted annually, are part of the Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence awarded by Lipper, Inc. and highlight funds that have excelled in delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers. The Lipper Fund Awards are based on the Lipper Ratings for Consistent Return, which is a risk-adjusted performance measure calculated over 36, 60 and 120-month periods.