Renaissance Global Science & Technology Fund [Class A]
To obtain long-term capital appreciation by investing in a diversified portfolio of global companies involved mainly in telecommunications, biotechnology, computer hardware and software, and medical services and other scientific and technology-based companies.
*Rating awarded for demonstrating the best category risk-adjusted returns throughout an entire calendar year.
Minimum Initial Investment:
|Front-End Load Option||ATL1027|
|Back-End Load Option||ATL1871|
|Low Load Option||ATL2871|
|Closed to all purchases|
|Front-End Load Option||-|
|Back-End Load Option**||ATL1871|
|Low Load Option**||ATL2871|
|Inception Date||Oct 28, 1996|
|Assets Under Management ($000) |
As at : 02/28/2023
CIBC Asset Management (CIBC AM) is one of Canada's largest asset management firms and provides a broad range of high-quality global investment management solutions to retail and institutional clients.
Michal Marszal, CIBC Asset Management Inc.
Michal Marszal is a Portfolio Manager with Equities – Global Healthcare at CIBC Asset Management.
He is responsible for research coverage and stock selection within the global healthcare sector.
Prior to joining CIBC in 2017, Mr. Marszal was a consultant in healthcare equity research for Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. Previously, he was a senior analyst focusing on healthcare therapeutics at Lombard Odier Investment Managers. Mr. Marszal began his investment career as an analyst covering medical technology, and subsequently biotechnology companies at Sectoral Asset Management.
Mr. Marszal holds a Doctor of Medicine and Master of Surgery degree from McGill University. Upon graduating from medical school, he joined the Neurological Surgery Residency training program at Stanford University Medical Center as a resident physician. Mr. Marszal also holds an MBA degree in Finance from McGill University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Molecular Biology from Bard College. He is a CFA charterholder and member of the CFA Society of Toronto.
|3 mo||6 mo||YTD||1 yr||3 yrs||5 yrs||10 yrs||Since Inception|
As at: 02/28/2023
Value of $10,000 invested since inception
The rate of return or mathematical table shown is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of the fund or returns on investment in the fund.
The FundGrade A+® rating is used with permission from Fundata Canada Inc., all rights reserved. Fundata is a leading provider of market and investment funds data to the Canadian financial services industry and business media. The Fund-Grade A+® rating identifies funds that have consistently demonstrated the best risk-adjusted returns throughout an entire calendar year. For more information on the rating system, please visit www.Fundata.com/ProductsServices/FundGrade.aspx.
†The management fee has changed effective September 1, 2016. The management expense ratio (MER) for the financial year ending August 31, 2017 will be based on the total expenses of the Fund for that financial year (excluding commissions and other portfolio transaction costs). The Manager may waive and/or absorb management fees and operating expenses at its discretion. The practice of waiving and/or absorbing management fees and operating expenses may continue indefinitely or may be terminated at any time without notice to unitholders.
†Please refer to the Annual/Interim Management Reports of Fund Performance for further details.
**Effective May 13, 2022, all deferred sales charge (referred to as DSC) purchase options (i.e. back-end load and low-load options) are closed to new purchases, including purchases through pre-authorized chequing plans. Switches to units of another Fund managed by CIBC Asset Management Inc. under the same DSC purchase option will continue to be available.
Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the Renaissance Investments family of funds simplified prospectus before investing. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns for the class A units including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions, but do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. Mutual funds are not guaranteed. The values of many mutual funds change frequently. Past performance may not be repeated.