Paul Holba, Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, announces the appointment of Ashley Misquitta, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, as Investment Strategist for the Empire Life investment team. This expanded role will see Ashley conduct research and provide insight that will add another layer of information for the team to use when making investment decisions.
Ashley will further use these insights in various mediums to help inform and educate advisors and investors about any major events or changes impacting global markets.
Additionally, effective immediately, Jennifer Law, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager will take over as lead portfolio manager for Empire Life Elite Equity GIF. Having been a part of the team on this fund for some time, Jennifer has demonstrated her investment expertise and leadership, helping the fund deliver above-average returns over several years.
Ashley and Jennifer will continue to manage their existing suite of investment portfolios.
“We’re very excited to have expanded the responsibilities for two of our most senior portfolio managers. Ashley and Jennifer’s leadership and investment expertise will help the Empire Life Investments achieve our goals for this year and beyond”, says Paul Holba. The Empire Life investment team plans to make further changes over the coming months. “We plan to grow the team strategically, looking to increase our bench strength by adding several analysts to increase our market coverage across several regions, industries and styles.”, says Paul. "Keep an eye on Empire Life Investments as we grow to serve you better.”
About Empire Life
Established in 1923 and a subsidiary of E-L Financial Corporation Limited, The Empire Life Insurance Company provides individual and group life and health insurance, investment and retirement products. The company’s mission is to make it simple, fast and easy for Canadians to get the products and services they need to build wealth, generate income, and achieve financial security. As of September 30, 2022, Empire Life had total assets under management of $17 billion. Follow us on social media @EmpireLife or visit empire.ca for more information.
About Empire Life Investments Inc.
Empire Life Investments Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Empire Life Insurance Company. The company is the portfolio manager of the Empire Life segregated funds. Follow Empire Life Investments Inc. on Twitter @EmpireLifeInv or visit empirelifeinvestments.ca for more information.
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