Mackenzie Investments started in 1967 with one person managing investments for one client in Toronto. Mackenzie is an independent Canadian asset manager that strives to be the best partner for investors and their financial advisors. We offer advisors holistic solutions designed to help their clients achieve financial success. We want Canadians to have confidence in the future.
Mackenzie Financial Corporation founded by Alexander Christ
Launch of Industrial Growth Fund, Mackenzie's first fund
Acquired Mackenzie Growth Funds Inc. and the Fraser Growth Ltd., re-named Industrial Equity Fund Ltd.
Mackenzie becomes a public company
First institutional client
Mackenzie's common shares listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange
Launch of Industrial Cash Management Fund, the first money market fund to offer chequing privileges
Launched Industrial Horizon Fund, the industry's first Deferred Sales Charge (DSC) fund
Acquired The Sentinel Group of Funds
Acquired Ivy Management Inc.
Common shares listed on NASDAQ and The Montreal Exchange
STAR Asset Allocation Program launched, an innovation bringing pension-style money management to the retail market in fund-of-fund format
Launch of Mackenzie University
Keystone Asset Allocation Program launched
Acquired the Cundill Funds. Completed acquisition of Cundill Investment Research Ltd., including its institutional business, and The Cundill Group in 2006.
Power Financial, through its ownership of Investors Group, acquired Mackenzie Financial Corporation
Integration of Maxxum Financial
Creation of IGM Financial Inc.
Launch of Symmetry Portfolio Service (not unitized). Program was unitized in 2008 and renamed Symmetry in 2010
Acquired Howson Tattersall Investment Counsel, including its institutional business, and the Saxon Group of Mutual Funds
Launch of refreshed brand: Confidence in a changing world
Investment in China Asset Management Co.
Launch of Mackenzie Exchange Traded Funds
Launch of TOBAM ETFs and Mutual Funds