Chief Investment Officer Q1 Highlights: January-March 2015
The first quarter of 2015 saw a lower Canadian dollar and a drop in oil prices. With a rumoured rate hike by the U.S Fed as early as this June, how does MD position its portfolios, and what is the impact of higher interest rates on MD’s funds, pools and portfolio performance? MD Chief Investment Officer William R. Horton Jr. discusses MD’s views on the lower price of oil, currency, interest rates and the divergent monetary policies of central banks around the world with Mike Gassewitz, Executive Vice President, Member Solutions. MD Financial Management is owned by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and offers expert total financial management advice to physician members of the CMA, from medical students and residents to practicing and retired physicians.