Marc Goldfried, CFA
CIO & Head of Fixed Income
Marc Goldfried has more than 26 years of investment management experience. As Chief Investment Officer and Head of Fixed Income at Canoe Financial, Marc’s continuously works alongside our Portfolio Managers and our Sales Team to provide the best actively-managed solutions to Canadian Investors. Marc is a champion of Canoe’s core principles of being an active, independent and focused asset manager in one of Canada’s fastest growing mutual fund companies. In his role, Mr. Goldfried is responsible for overall investment management oversight, policy and direction on investment portfolios that deliver excellent risk adjusted returns in all market environments. The Canoe portfolio management team looks to optimize upside in good markets, but more importantly to provide superior downside protection during periods of market down turn and volatility.
Prior to joining Canoe in 2015, Marc was the Chief Investment Officer and Head of Fixed Income at Aegon Capital Management Inc. responsible for the management of over $11 billion CAD in assets. As Head of Fixed Income, he oversaw bond investments totaling $8.5 billion CAD on behalf of retail, institutional and life insurance clients. Marc led a team of investment professionals covering North American equity, domestic fixed income, balanced mandates, asset allocation, and money market. Additionally he chaired Aegon Canada’s Asset Allocation Committee. He began his career in 1991 at Elliott & Page Limited, where he progressed from analyst to portfolio manager, responsible for the co-management of $2 billion CAD in total rate of return fixed income portfolios.
Marc graduated from York University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1990, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charterholder. He is a member of the Toronto CFA Society and the CFA Institute.