Michael Cooke was appointed senior vice president and head of Exchange Traded Funds for Mackenzie Investments in April 2015. He leads the Mackenzie ETF team and oversees all aspects of the Mackenzie ETF strategy through cross-functional engagement with internal and external partners. Mr. Cooke has more than 22 years of experience in the investment management industry across institutional and retail markets. He has held progressively senior positions at several leading global asset management and capital markets firms. His key areas of expertise include global ETF business strategy and derivative product structuring/marketing. Mr. Cooke earned his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in political studies from Queen's University in Kingston, ON.
The pandemic has had a significant impact on the global economic outlook for 2021 and beyond. Michael Cooke will discuss what it means for investors and how they should approach portfolio construction as the economy re-opens.
Michael Cooke, SVP and head of ETFs at Mackenzie Investments, will share his perspective on the importance of yield in a low-rate environment, where yield still can be found, and which opportunities investors should consider when positioning their portfolios using ETFs.
With volatility the name of the game in recent months, many investors are looking for investments that they can depend on. Of course, there's no such thing as a sure bet, but these top experts will share the picks they think are the next best things and the sectors that are bound to thrive in the current environment. This fast-paced panel will be chock-full of valuable insights from the panelists' perspectives and expertise.
In 2020, the global ETF industry will celebrate its 30th anniversary. The industry traces its roots to Canada but has revolutionized the global investment landscape. Join Michael Cooke of Mackenzie Investments for a guided tour of trends shaping ETF usage in Canada and around the world.