Alternative Investing Strategies

Income investing remains an important component of an investor’s portfolio in a time marked by rising debt loads, low interest rates and stagnant wages. Finding sources of income is a challenge. 

In today’s low interest rate environment, dividend paying stocks can be an attractive way to potentially generate more yield and diversify sources of income within a client’s portfolio. However, they can add to more risk than an investor may want to take on.  

 

Why AGFiQ for Income

AGFiQ U.S. Long/Short Dividend Income CAD-Hedged Fund/ETF uses an innovative long/short structure that has the potential to dramatically cut volatility, reducing the potential for a large drawdown.

This strategy aims to provide equity dividends with a bond-like risk profile by taking long positions in companies with stable, increasing or high current dividends and shorting those with no or low dividends.

The result? The potential for a stable income stream with the risk profile of a corporate bond.

 

Continuing Education

An Introduction to Liquid Alternatives

(For advisors only)

AGF Alternatives

Our expertise and partnerships across the spectrum of alternative strategies allows investors access to and benefit from allocations to alternatives investments as part of a disciplined investment approach.

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