Viewpoints by Jonathan Popper, CIM, at Manulife Investment Management
Jonathan Popper is a senior managing director and senior portfolio manager for Manulife Asset Management’s Value Equity team. The team has won numerous investment awards and accolades over the past 20 years. The Value Equity team manages multiple strategies for institutional and retail clients, including Canadian All Cap Equity, Canadian Large Cap Value Equity, Canadian Focused Equity, Dividend Income, U.S. Dividend, Canadian Balanced, U.S. Balanced and Global Balanced. Jonathan previously worked as part of the North American High Yield Investment Team. Prior to joining Manulife Asset Management, Jonathan worked with CIBC Investment Services and CIBC Wood Gundy. Jonathan holds the Canadian Investment Manager designation and the Fellow of The Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) Designation.
Education: University of Western Ontario, BA, 1991; York University, MA, 1992; York University, MBA, 1998
For all the talk of long-term investments, the fact remains: Short-term movements in stock prices still drive many equity investments. If oil supply jumps in the Middle East, the share price of an energy services company in Canada may plunge.Read more