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TDAM Views: A look into our best thinking

As an institution focused on forward-thinking, our goal is to provide investors with valuable insights regarding innovative investment concepts and market occurrences.

 

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July  2020


Modeling Risk for Global Low Volatility Strategies: The impact and role of base currencies

 

 

Modeling Risk for Global Low Volatility Strategies

In today’s investing world, we use a simple definition of risk: the volatility of returns on an investment. Although simplistic, this definition allows for systematic and quantifiable measures, which could be used as a basis when comparing investment options and building investment strategies. But how do we forecast the risk of a foreign investment and does the risk modeling currency matter?



April  2020


Real Estate Beyond Our Borders

 

 

Global Real Estate: Obtaining the unobtainable

 

Global real estate can play an ever-stronger role in providing a larger opportunity set and accompanying diversification benefits for Canadian real estate investors.



 


March 2020


ESG investing, not the flavour of the month - for TDAM at least

 

 

Global Real Estate: Obtaining the unobtainable

 

A fad today which will soon sizzle and fade to black and be replaced by the next big fad? We say unlikely – and for good reason.



 


February 2020

Low Volatility Investing: When the risk/reward relationship was flipped on its head

 

 

Low Volatility Investing: When the risk/reward relationship was flipped on its head

 

Summer of 2009. The world was just recovering from the Great Financial Crisis - one of the worst economic disasters since the Great Depression.



 

 

    August 03, 2020