CI’s mission is to help our clients achieve financial security and realize their dreams by delivering top-quality investment services and products, including an industry-leading selection of investment funds, backed by solid professional know-how.

Our managers and employees possess the specialized knowledge and experience to anticipate client needs, develop appropriate products and market those products effectively.

Integrity, honesty, fairness, respect.

At CI, we strive to make the highest ethical principles an integral part of every CI business transaction and relationship. Our values are reflected in every aspect of working life, from career coaching that supports advancement, to employee appreciation events that help us balance work with play.

Time and time again, our employees tell us they feel appreciated, respected and supported. They feel a strong connection with senior management that is rarely found anywhere else.

Integrity, honesty, fairness and respect are woven into the fabric of our culture and form the basis of our Code of Business Ethics and Conduct. They’re an important part of working at CI, and they make all the difference.

Total Rewards

We offer more than just a great place to work and play.

At CI, we provide a comprehensive set of benefits tailored to employee needs and lifestyles. We pay all group benefit plan premiums, with employees paying only the taxable benefit portion.

Benefits for full time employees:

  • Life Insurance
  • Optional life and spousal life insurance (employee pays premiums)
  • Accidental death and dismemberment
  • Extended health care, including prescription drugs, vision care and professional services such as naturopathy and acupuncture
  • Dental care
  • Short and long-term disability

Strike the perfect work-life balance:

  • Employee Savings Program – contribute up to 5% and we’ll match contributions dollar-for-dollar to a maximum of $7,500 a year.
  • Training Reimbursement – expand your horizons and continue learning
  • Employee Assistance Program – personal, legal and financial counseling
  • Corporate Discounts – fitness memberships, home and auto insurance and rentals, and more
  • Health & Wellness Program – a range of events that provide a holistic approach to the health & wellness of our employees

Award Winning Performance

CI Investments and its portfolio managers continue to receive extensive industry recognition for performance and quality.

  • 45 Morningstar Canadian Investment Awards over the past 15 years

  • 55 Lipper Fund Awards since 2007

  • Eric Bushell, Chief Investment Officer of Signature Global Asset Management, receives the very prestigious “Morningstar Fund Manager of the Decade” award in 2010

  • In 2014, CI is ranked #1 TopGun Investment Brand by Brendan Wood International

Key Milestones

1965
Robert McRae establishes Universal Savings Canadian Equity Fund Limited, subsequently renamed U.S.E. Fund Management Limited and then Universal Savings Fund Management Limited.
1981
The company enters the international fund arena with the introduction of what is now CI Pacific Fund, one of the first Canadian funds devoted to Asian markets.
1987
CI launches CI Sector Fund, now known as CI Corporate Class, the first multi-fund corporate structure in Canada.
1993
The company changes its name to Canadian International Fund Management.
1994
The operating company's name is changed to C.I. Mutual Funds Inc. On June 20 of the same year, CI goes public and is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol CIX.
2014
CI surpasses $100 billion dollars in assets under management.
2015
CI celebrated 50 years since its inception in 1965.

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