Presentation on theme: "HOME Investment Management Inc is an Alberta based discretionary Portfolio Manager and Exempt Market Dealer, owned and operated by its principals. HOME."— Presentation transcript:
1HOME Investment Management Inc is an Alberta based discretionary Portfolio Manager and Exempt Market Dealer, owned and operated by its principals.HOME Investment Management Inc. is registered with the securities commissions in Alberta.
2Who Are We? Richard G. Strand, CIM, FCSI, DMS, Ch.P 27 years of investment experienceCurrently holds the designations of: Certified Investment Manager, Derivatives Market Specialist, Chartered Professional - Strategic Wealth and Fellow of the Canadian Securities InstituteRichard has been Chief Compliance Officer and Registered Options Principal for a national brokerage houseBefore HOME, Richard was a partner, Chief Compliance Officer and Portfolio Manager for a Calgary based portfolio management firmSamia Preston, CFP,CIM,FCSIJoined HOME Sept 200833 years as a portfolio manager and advisorManaged bond portfolios and equity portfolios for trusts, estates and corporationsEarned the designations of Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute, Certified Investment Manager, Chartered Financial Planner
3What Do We Do?HOME Investment Management Inc. acts as a discretionary bond manager and pro-actively manages:Cash flowTerm placementReserve fund obligationsQualityHOME qualifies under section 5 of the Trustee Act as an “agent”.
4Is Your Money Safe?Our custodian is TD Waterhouse Institutional Services, an Investment Dealer and a member of the Canadian Investment Protection FundYour account is insured against the default of TD Waterhouse for $1,000,000 and are further guaranteed by the TD Bank.Your holdings (bonds) are held in a segregated cash account and therefore are 100% in your name.
5Does HOME Have Access To Your Money? HOME would have limited power of attorney which includes trading authority, but does not allow for funds to be transferred, except to the client’s bank account (EFT)TD Waterhouse Institutional Services is a division of TD, designed to act as custodians for Portfolio Managers with a compliance system that recognizes the specific access that we have to your account.
6What Makes Us Who We Are?Portfolio management firms are registered with the provincial securities commissions and therefore have to meet specific requirements of:EducationExperienceSupervisionEthical behaviorFinancial stabilityThe standards are highest for Portfolio Managers as they operate in a discretionary environment.
7What Can HOME Do For You?We offer professional, experienced cash and bond management.Investment portfolios are designed specifically to respond to your reserve study requirements.Enhancement of yield through using “absolute value” comparison trading and effective use of the yield curve.Monthly statements and in depth quarterly reporting including opinions on the direction of interest rates.Viewing access to your account through our website.
8What Is The Cost?We do not charge for cash management (any holding less than a year) or about 20% of your portfolio.We charge 25% of your return to a maximum of 1.00%Most managers would charge between 1.00% and 1.50%.In a traditional brokerage account, fees are built in to the price of the bond. These fees are not specifically disclosed.
9Where do we invest? Government Bonds: Corporate Bonds Provincial (No Quebec or Atlantic Provinces)FederalCorporate BondsBNS,BMO,CIBC,TD,National and RoyalCash and Cash EquivalentsSchedule “1” Bankers Acceptances and Money Market Funds
10About GICs and Bonds GIC Details: Government Bonds: Contract between parties where you lease your money outMarket values do not fluctuate; restrictive liquidityMax. $100,000 insured by Government of CanadaGovernment Bonds:Federal, Provincial, Municipal – Government guaranteedBonds will fluctuate in value – capital gain opportunityHigh quality and flexible investment
11Benefits of Government Bonds Better quality than GICs (government over banks or trust companies;More flexible (you can sell them without penalty);Default is the samePotential capital gain opportunity.