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Mackenzie Bluewater Canadian Growth Fund Series A

Canadian Focused Equity

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FundGrade B

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Fundata ESG Grade B

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FundGrade A+® Rating Recipient

FundGrade A+® Rating Recipient

2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017

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NAVPS
(04-16-2024)
$45.01
Change
-$0.08 (-0.17%)

As at March 31, 2024

As at January 31, 2024

As at February 29, 2024

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Mackenzie Bluewater Canadian Growth Fund Series A

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Fund Returns

Inception Return (January 31, 1976): 9.75%

Fund Returns
Row Heading Return Annualized Return
1 Mth 3 Mth 6 Mth YTD 1 Yr 2 Yr 3 Yr 4 Yr 5 Yr 6 Yr 7 Yr 8 Yr 9 Yr 10 Yr
Fund 1.01% 6.02% 10.75% 6.02% 9.25% 6.16% 6.47% 13.08% 8.82% 8.37% 8.98% 9.73% 8.92% 10.81%
Benchmark 3.64% 7.74% 16.61% 7.74% 16.32% 5.70% 8.49% 15.92% 9.66% 9.13% 8.45% 9.56% 7.77% 8.09%
Category Average 2.65% 15.91% 15.91% 7.95% 16.07% 6.31% 8.21% 15.67% 9.39% 8.40% 7.55% 8.35% 6.66% 6.83%
Category Rank 565 / 620 532 / 620 562 / 620 532 / 620 570 / 617 383 / 605 490 / 592 530 / 578 400 / 571 342 / 528 207 / 484 184 / 451 126 / 418 63 / 400
Quartile Ranking 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 1

Monthly Return

Monthly Return
Return % Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
Fund 0.19% -2.75% 4.50% 0.56% -0.66% -3.02% -3.73% 6.05% 2.32% 1.00% 3.92% 1.01%
Benchmark 2.42% -3.65% 3.16% 2.78% -1.03% -3.68% -2.36% 7.23% 3.38% 0.82% 3.10% 3.64%

Best Monthly Return Since Inception

10.97% (January 1982)

Worst Monthly Return Since Inception

-16.61% (October 1987)

Calendar Return (%)

Calendar Return
Return % 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Fund 22.43% 13.78% 9.15% 14.20% -2.60% 21.58% 10.76% 22.46% -10.92% 10.00%
Benchmark 10.96% -0.77% 14.44% 10.80% -7.14% 21.45% 7.58% 21.76% -8.87% 13.60%
Category Average 9.08% -2.47% 11.42% 8.06% -8.78% 18.54% 7.73% 22.26% -9.42% 13.34%
Quartile Ranking 1 1 4 1 1 2 2 3 3 4
Category Rank 7/ 391 9/ 416 395/ 449 91/ 475 82/ 528 217/ 564 194/ 578 345/ 586 356/ 600 473/ 612

Best Calendar Return (Last 10 years)

22.46% (2021)

Worst Calendar Return (Last 10 years)

-10.92% (2022)

Asset Allocation

Asset Allocation
Name Percent
Canadian Equity 53.10
US Equity 23.34
International Equity 17.04
Cash and Equivalents 6.52

Sector Allocation

Sector Allocation
Name Percent
Financial Services 18.59
Industrial Services 15.08
Technology 11.68
Consumer Services 11.00
Industrial Goods 10.67
Other 32.98

Geographic Allocation

Geographic Allocation
Name Percent
North America 82.96
Europe 17.05
Other -0.01

Top Holdings

Top Holdings
Name Percent
Cash and Cash Equivalents 6.30
CAE Inc 5.13
Stantec Inc 5.02
Intact Financial Corp 5.01
Royal Bank of Canada 4.93
Accenture PLC Cl A 4.44
Schneider Electric SE 4.22
Premium Brands Holdings Corp 4.21
Aon PLC Cl A 4.14
Boyd Group Services Inc 3.67

Equity Style

Market capitalization is large. Equity style is growth.

Fixed Income Style

Fixed income style data not available
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Risk vs Return (3 Yr)

Mackenzie Bluewater Canadian Growth Fund Series A

Median

Other - Canadian Focused Equity

3 Yr Annualized

Standard Deviation 13.39% 13.57% 11.71%
Beta 0.92% 0.84% 0.87%
Alpha -0.01% 0.01% 0.04%
Rsquared 0.77% 0.80% 0.76%
Sharpe 0.34% 0.55% 0.82%
Sortino 0.49% 0.72% 1.05%
Treynor 0.05% 0.09% 0.11%
Tax Efficiency 86.74% 90.52% 88.58%
Volatility Volatility rating is 7 on a scale of 1 to 10 Volatility rating is 6 on a scale of 1 to 10 Volatility rating is 6 on a scale of 1 to 10

Risk Rating

Rating 7 out of ten

Annualized Key Ratio Period Comparison

Key Ratio
Key Ratio 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr
Standard Deviation 10.64% 13.39% 13.57% 11.71%
Beta 0.83% 0.92% 0.84% 0.87%
Alpha -0.04% -0.01% 0.01% 0.04%
Rsquared 0.82% 0.77% 0.80% 0.76%
Sharpe 0.44% 0.34% 0.55% 0.82%
Sortino 1.06% 0.49% 0.72% 1.05%
Treynor 0.06% 0.05% 0.09% 0.11%
Tax Efficiency 93.03% 86.74% 90.52% 88.58%

Fundata ESG Metrics

Fundata ESG Score

The E, S, and G scores are averaged for each security in the portfolio, to arrive at an ESG score for each security. We take the portfolio weighted average of the ESG scores for each fund and rank them against their peers to arrive at the Fundata ESG Score from 0-100.

Fundata E Score

Three scores under the Environment bucket are averaged to yield the Fundata Environment Score for each fund from 0-100: (1) Pollution Prevention, (2) Environmental Transparency, (3) Resource Efficiency.

Fundata S Score

Six scores under the Social bucket are averaged to yield the Fundata Social Score for each fund from 0-100. (1) Compensation and Satisfaction, (2) Diversity and Rights, (3) Education and Work Conditions, (4) Community and Charity, (5) Human Rights, (6) Sustainability Integration.

Fundata G Score

Three scores under the governance bucket are averaged to yield the Fundata Governance Score for each fund from 0-100: (1) Board Effectiveness, (2) Management Ethics, (3) Disclosure and Accountability.

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Fund Details

Start Date January 31, 1976
Instrument Type Mutual Fund
Share Class Commission Based Advice
Legal Status Trust
Sales Status Open
Currency CAD
Distribution Frequency Annual
Assets ($mil) $5,479

Fund Codes

FundServ Code Load Code Sales Status
MFC1645
MFC274
MFC3198
MFC378
MFC474
MFC584
MFC640
MFC650
MFC7028
MFC961

Investment Objectives

The Fund invests mainly in Canadian equity securities issued by Canadian corporations to achieve long-term capital growth and provide a reasonable rate of return.

Investment Strategy

The investment approach follows a company-focused investment style, seeking companies with strong management, good growth prospects and a solid financial position. Emphasis is placed on paying reasonable prices for the free cash flow growth that companies in the portfolio are expected to achieve. Generally, the Fund will not invest more than 49% of its assets in foreign securities.

Portfolio Manager(s)

Name Start Date
Dina DeGeer 08-04-1995
David Arpin 12-31-2012
Shah Khan 05-14-2019
Tyler Hewlett 02-03-2023
David Taylor 02-03-2023

Management and Organization

Fund Manager Mackenzie Financial Corporation
Advisor Mackenzie Financial Corporation
Custodian Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Registrar Mackenzie Financial Corporation
Distributor -
Auditor Deloitte LLP

Investment Minimums

RSP Eligible Yes
PAC Allowed Yes
PAC Initial Investment 50
PAC Subsequent 50
SWP Allowed Yes
SWP Min Balance 5,000
SWP Min Withdrawal 100

Fees

MER 2.47%
Management Fee 2.00%
Load Choice of Front or Back
FE Max 5.00%
DSC Max 5.50%
Trailer Fee Max (FE) 1.00%
Trailer Fee Max (DSC) 1.00%
Trailer Fee Max (NL) -
Trailer Fee Max (LL) -

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