Fiera Capital Expands Fixed Income Team with Strategic Additions

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MONTREAL, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Capital Corporation (TSX: FSZ) ("Fiera Capital" or the "Firm"), a leading independent investment management firm, announced today the arrival of three senior fixed income professionals. Charles Lefebvre, Luc Bergeron and Tan Vu Nguyen will add further depth to the Firm's accomplished fixed income team.

"Our fixed income professionals have consistently distinguished themselves for their extensive investment expertise and long term performance achieved throughout our independently-driven, actively managed fixed income solutions," said Jean-Philippe Lemay, President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Fiera Capital's Canadian Division. "Our new team members are no different, having demonstrated together long term top quartile performance for their clients, and I am confident that they will add a new dimension to our established fixed income platform."

  • Charles Lefebvre, who has more than 23 year of industry experience, has held a variety of portfolio management roles focused primarily on the fixed income space, most recently serving as Chief Investment Officer at a leading asset management firm. Charles obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Actuarial Science, in addition to holding the FRM and CFA designations.
  • Luc Bergeron, who has over 25 years of industry experience, has held various fixed income portfolio management positions at investment firms, as well as with one of Canada's largest pension plans. Luc has both a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Economics.
  • Tan Vu Nguyen, who has close to 25 years of industry experience, has held various positions in both consulting and portfolio management roles, and was most recently responsible for Fixed Income Quantitative Management at a leading asset management firm. Tan holds a Bachelor in Actuarial Science, a Certificate in Information Technology and is an Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA), in addition to holding the CFA designation.

Fiera Capital's fixed income offering is comprised of solutions that seek to optimize the risk-return trade-off using diversified strategies including duration management, portfolio positioning along the yield curve, sector rotation and prudent credit analysis, while providing independent opportunities to add value within a disciplined risk-controlled framework.

About Fiera Capital Corporation

Fiera Capital is a leading independent asset management firm with more than C$125 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2017. The Firm provides institutional, retail and private wealth clients with access to full-service integrated money management solutions across traditional and alternative asset classes. Clients and their portfolios derive benefit from Fiera Capital's depth of expertise, diversified offerings and outstanding service. Fiera Capital trades under the ticker FSZ on the Toronto Stock Exchange. www.fieracapital.com

In the U.S., asset management services are provided by the Firm's U.S. affiliates, Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC and Fiera Capital Inc., investment advisers that are registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Further, Charlemagne Capital (UK) Limited and Charlemagne Capital (IOM) Limited are both registered as investment advisers with the SEC. Charlemagne Capital (UK) Limited is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom and Charlemagne Capital (IOM) Limited is licenced by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority. Registration with the SEC does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Additional information about Fiera Capital Corporation, including the Firm's annual information form, is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

 

SOURCE Fiera Capital Corporation