Commentary – Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund Series FB MFC4939 | Mackenzie Investments

Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund Series FB

Asset Class: Global Equity

Fund Commentary

Q1 2019 Commentary

During Q1 2019, Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund (Series F) returned 12.0%, and has now returned 12.3%, annualized, since portfolio manager change. This compares with the MSCI World Net Return Index ($CDN) Q1 return of 10.0%, and 11.4%, annualized, since portfolio manager change. Stock selection in Health Care and Consumer Staples contributed positively to relative performance during Q1. Stock selection in Materials detracted from relative performance.

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Q4 2018 Commentary

During Q4 2018, Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund (Series F) returned -7.4%, and has now returned 10.4%, annualized, since portfolio manager change.

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Q3 2018 Commentary

During Q3 2017, Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund (Series F) returned -0.9%, and has now returned 14.2%, annualized, since portfolio manager change. This compares with the MSCI World Net Return Index ($CDN) Q3 return of 0.9%, and 11.9%, annualized, since portfolio manager change. Stock selection in information technology and consumer staples detracted from performance in Q3 2017.

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Q2 2018 Commentary

During Q2 2018, Mackenzie Global Dividend Fund (Series F) returned 2.5%, and has now returned 13.2%, annualized, since portfolio manager change. This compares with the MSCI World Net Return Index ($CDN) Q2 return of 3.8%, and 12.5%, annualized, since portfolio manager change.

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Fund Commentary

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Portfolio Managers

Darren McKiernan, CFA

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager, Head of Team

Mackenzie Global Equity & Income Team

Investment experience since 1995

Eugene Profis, MBA, CFA

Vice President, Investment Management

Mackenzie Global Equity & Income Team

Investment experience since 2005

Ome Saidi, MBA, CFA

Vice President, Investment Management

Mackenzie Global Equity & Income Team

Investment experience since 2007

On July 26, 2013, the Fund changed its investment objectives to become a global dividend fund. The past performance before this date was achieved under the previous objectives.

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Index performance does not include the impact of fees, commissions, and expenses that would be payable by investors in the investment products that seek to track an index.

The rate of return is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of the investment fund or asset allocation service or returns on investment in the investment fund or from the use of the asset allocation service.

* The MSCI World Index is a free float adjusted, market capitalization weighted index that is designed to measure the equity market performance of developed markets. It consists of 24 developed market country indices.