Portfolio Construction

Stay up-to-date with the latest insights on asset classes, products and investment ideas to ensure that your clients' portfolios are well positioned for the current market environment.

Fixed Income

Modeling Mackenzie’s fixed income funds

Rethink how fixed income assets can be combined in a portfolio to help maximize its risk and return characteristics.

Mackenzie fixed income strategies

See how our actively managed fixed income ETFs provide a new way to navigate fixed income markets.

Mackenzie fixed income capabilities

Learn more about our fixed income capabilities, investment philosophy, expertise and strategies.

Portfolio construction with China onshore bonds

China: Open for business.

Short duration fixed income solutions

See the benefits of actively managed short duration investments and how they can be used in client portfolios.

Fixed Income Portfolio Statistics


The benefits of private equity replication

This paper develops and then analyzes an approach to creating liquid private equity.

Investing in China

Considerations for a stand-alone allocation to Chinese equities.

Using small-cap equities in portfolios

Our Portfolio Construction team outlines the unique opportunity that small-cap equities provide.

The re-emergence of dividends

We expect that the market will return to a dividend contribution that looks more like the long-term average than what we’ve seen over the last decade.

Portfolio construction with value and growth

Markets are efficient. Rather than trying to forecast outcomes, perhaps a better approach to portfolio construction is to focus on risk management.

Finding opportunities with US mid-caps

Learn how the Mackenzie Growth Team seeks out innovative companies unrecognized growth potential.

Global Equities: The case for compounders

See why a “compounder” approach has the potential to deliver enduring returns with global equities.

Index investing with a difference

Learn about the benefits of TOBAM's Maximum Diversification methodology and which products use it.


Liquid alternatives: What can they do for a portfolio?

See the three key benefits liquid alternatives can bring when added to traditional portfolios.

Implementing a portable alpha strategy

Learn how to implement portable alpha in multi-asset portfolios.

Whitepaper PDf

All Things Being Equal

An ‘equal risk contribution’ approach to portfolio construction

Liquid alternative: How do they do it?

Learn how liquid alternative funds could provide return enhancement, risk management, and income.

Liquid alternatives: How much to invest?

Read how multi-asset portfolios use both passive index strategies and active alpha strategies.


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