Desjardins Global Asset Management

Desjardins Global Asset Management (DGAM) is a team of investment specialists with a reputation for building custom portfolios. Combining innovation, accessibility and discipline, they design solutions tailored to their clients’ unique needs. DGAM’s established team of experts is dedicated to reliably helping their clients’ assets grow in a sustainable and responsible manner.

DGAM is one of Canada’s largest asset management firms, with $72 billion1 in assets under management.

Responsible investment (RI)

DGAM is convinced that taking environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues into consideration when managing investments can have a positive impact on financial returns for clients and partners. Indeed, it is about helping assets to grow, while respecting the optimal the balance between risk and return.2 This is why DGAM engages with companies to advise them on how to integrate ESG criteria in their industry. DGAM values are what drive them to follow responsible investment best practices.

DGAM manages asset portfolios for clients in a number of sectors, such as:

  • Life, health, and property and casualty insurance companies
  • Pension funds
  • Foundations
  • Trust companies
  • Corporations

DGAM has 70 employees working out of its Montreal and Toronto offices.

Desjardins Global Asset Management provides a full range of comprehensive solutions driven by innovation and performance. Its team offers services in the following investment sectors:

  • Fixed income
  • Canadian equity
  • Systematic strategies
  • Asset allocation
  • Alternative strategies
  • Responsible investment

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DGAM accompany its clients with an investment philosophy built on 4 principles.

  • Collaborative relationships for custom solutions
  • Diversified expertise for sustainable returns
  • A proven track record for effective risk management
  • Research and innovation for a prosperous future

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