The Ninepoint Credit Income Opportunities Fund maintains a process driven approach to investing with a meticulous focus on credit analysis, valuations, security selection, sector diversification and liquidity. Interest and dividend income are generated through an overlay strategy consisting of a core portfolio of laddered securities, in conjunction with an interest rate protected portfolio of securities. We target the best opportunity within a company’s capital structure – investment grade bonds, high yield, loans, convertible bonds, preferred shares or equities. We emphasize risk management throughout the investing cycle – capital preservation is of paramount importance to us. Our fund does not replicate an index, our goal is to consistently generate positive results.
|MTD†||YTD %†||1 YR %||3 YR %||5 YR %||10 YR %||Inception %††|
|Athene Global Funding 2.47% 06/09/2028|
|Bank Of Nova Scotia 3.934% 05/03/2032|
|Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce 4.2% 04/07/2032|
|Chartwell Retirement Residences 4.211% 04/28/2025|
|Fairfax India Holdings Corp 5% 02/26/2028|
|Ford Credit Canada Co 4.46% 11/13/2024|
|National Bank Of Canada 5.426% 08/16/2032|
|Royal Bank Of Canada 1.67% 01/28/2033|
|Royal Bank Of Canada 4% 02/24/2081|
|Toronto-Dominion Bank/The 3.06% 01/26/2032|
Listen as Ninepoint's Mark Wisniewski, Partner and Senior Portfolio Manager, provides an update on the ever changing investment environment, the positive prospects for credit, and how his funds are positioned to take advantage of this evolving landscape.
April 7, 2020
Alternative Income Comparison Guide
|Series A 1||NPP506|
1 Closed to new buys
|Fund Type||Alternative Fixed Income|
|Inception Date||Series A: Jan 2013
Series F: June 2015
|Registered Tax Plan Status||Eligible|
|Management Fee||Class B: 1.75%
Class F: 1.00%
|Performance Fee||15% (on returns above high water mark)|
|Minimum Initial Investment||$5,000 accredited4
|Minimum Subsequent Investment||$5,000|
|Redemptions||Monthly (15 days notice)|
|Risk Tolerance||Low to Medium|
All returns and fund details are a) based on Class F units; b) net of fees; c) annualized if period is greater than one year; d) as at February 28, 2023. Where applicable, all figures are annualized and based on monthly returns since inception. Risk-free rate and minimum acceptable rate calculated using rolling 90-day CDN T-bill rate. Cash and cash equivalents include non-portfolio assets and/or liabilities.
For accredited investor requirements please consult a financial advisor or the Fund’s offering documents.
The Ninepoint Credit Income Opportunities Fund is generally exposed to the following risks. See the offering memorandum of the Fund for a description of these risks: General Economic and Market Conditions; Assessment of the Market; Not a Public Mutual Fund; Limited Operating History for the Fund; Class Risk; Charges to the Fund; Changes in Investment Objective, Strategies and Restrictions; Unitholders not Entitled to Participate in Management; Dependence of the Manager on Key Personnel; Reliance on the Manager; Resale Restrictions; Illiquidity; Possible Effect of Redemptions; Liability of Unitholders; Potential Indemnification Obligations; Lack of Independent Experts Representing Unitholders; No Involvement of Unaffiliated Selling Agent; Valuation of the Fund’s Investments; Concentration; Foreign Investment Risk; Illiquidity of Underlying Investments; Part X.2 Tax; Litigation; Fixed Income Securities; Equity Securities; Idle Cash; Currency Risk; Suspension of Trading.
Ninepoint Credit Income Opportunities Fund is offered on a private placement basis pursuant to an offering memorandum and are only available to investors who meet certain eligibility or minimum purchase amount requirements under applicable securities legislation. The offering memorandum contains important information about the Funds, including their investment objective and strategies, purchase options, applicable management fees, performance fees, other charges and expenses, and should be read carefully before investing in the Funds. Performance data represents past performance of the Fund and is not indicative of future performance. Data based on performance history of less than five years may not give prospective investors enough information to base investment decisions on. Please contact your own personal advisor on your particular circumstance. This communication does not constitute an offer to sell or solicitation to purchase securities of the Fund. The information contained herein does not constitute an offer or solicitation by anyone in the United States or in any other jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation. Prospective investors who are not resident in Canada should contact their financial advisor to determine whether securities of the Fund may be lawfully sold in their jurisdiction.
An investment in this Fund requires the financial ability and willingness to accept the high risks and lack of liquidity inherent in this type of an investment. Investors in the Fund must be prepared to bear such risks for an extended period of time and should review suitability with their Investment Advisor.
The minimum subscription amount is $150,000.00 in all jurisdictions, unless you meet the definition of "accredited investor" under National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus and Registration Exemptions.
If you meet the definition "accredited investor" (see below), you may invest a minimum of $25,000. Please consult the Offering Memorandum to determine your qualification status. Investment Advisors should consult their company's internal policies.
The Subscriber, or one or more beneficial purchasers for whom the Subscriber is acting, is (i) a resident of, or the purchase and sale of securities to the Subscriber is otherwise subject to the securities legislation of one of the following: British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Québec, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, North West Territories, or Nunavut, and the Subscriber is (and will at the time of acceptance of the Subscription be) an accredited investor within the meaning of National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus and Registration Exemptions ("NI 45-106") because the Subscriber is one of the following:
|(a)||a Canadian financial institution, or a Schedule III bank;|
|(b)||the Business Development Bank of Canada incorporated under the Business Development Bank of Canada Act (Canada);|
|(c)||a subsidiary of any person referred to in paragraphs (a) or (b), if the person owns all of the voting securities of the subsidiary, except the voting securities required by law to be owned by directors of that subsidiary;|
|(d)||a person registered under the securities legislation of a jurisdiction of Canada as an adviser or dealer, other than a person registered solely as a limited market dealer under one or both of the Securities Act (Ontario) or the Securities Act (Newfoundland and Labrador);|
|(e)||an individual registered or formerly registered under the securities legislation of a jurisdiction of Canada as a representative of a person referred to in paragraph (d);|
|(f)||the Government of Canada or a jurisdiction of Canada, or any crown corporation, agency or wholly owned entity of the Government of Canada or a jurisdiction of Canada;|
|(g)||a municipality, public board or commission in Canada and a metropolitan community, school board, the Comité de gestion de la taxe scolaire de l'île de Montréal or an intermunicipal management board in Québec;|
|(h)||any national, federal, state, provincial, territorial or municipal government of or in any foreign jurisdiction, or any agency of that government;|
|(i)||a pension fund that is regulated by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (Canada), a pension commission or similar regulatory authority of a jurisdiction of Canada;|
|(j)||an individual who, either alone or with a spouse, beneficially owns financial assets having an aggregate realizable value that before taxes, but net of any related liabilities, exceeds $1,000,000;|
|(k)||an individual whose net income before taxes exceeded $200,000 in each of the 2 most recent calendar years or whose net income before taxes combined with that of a spouse exceeded $300,000 in each of the 2 most recent calendar years and who, in either case, reasonably expects to exceed that net income level in the current calendar year;
(Note: If individual accredited investors wish to purchase through wholly-owned holding companies or similar entities, such purchasing entities must qualify under section (t) below, which must be initialled.)
|(l)||an individual who, either alone or with a spouse, has net assets of at least $5,000,000;|
|(m)||a person, other than an individual or investment fund, that has net assets of at least $5,000,000 as shown on its most recently prepared financial statements;|
|(n)||an investment fund that distributes or has distributed its securities only to:
|(o)||an investment fund that distributes or has distributed securities under a prospectus in a jurisdiction of Canada for which the regulator or, in Québec, the securities regulatory authority, has issued a receipt;|
|(p)||a trust company or trust corporation registered or authorized to carry on business under the Trust and Loan Companies Act (Canada) or under comparable legislation in a jurisdiction of Canada or a foreign jurisdiction, acting on behalf of a fully managed account managed by the trust company or trust corporation, as the case may be;|
|(q)||a person acting on behalf of a fully managed account managed by that person, if that person:
|(r)||a registered charity under the Income Tax Act (Canada) that, in regard to the trade, has obtained advice from an eligibility adviser or an adviser registered under the securities legislation of the jurisdiction of the registered charity to give advice on the securities being traded;|
|(s)||an entity organized in a foreign jurisdiction that is analogous to any of the entities referred to in paragraphs (a) to (d) or paragraph (i) in form and function;|
|(t)||a person in respect of which all of the owners of interests, direct, indirect or beneficial, except the voting securities required by law to be owned by directors, are persons that are accredited investors;|
|(u)||an investment fund that is advised by a person registered as an adviser or a person that is exempt from registration as an adviser, or;|
|(v)||a person that is recognized or designated by the securities regulatory authority or, except in Ontario and Québec, the regulator as an accredited investor.|