EMPIRE LIFE EMBLEM BALANCED PORTFOLIO GIF

Class L Guaranteed Investment Funds as of December 31, 2020

INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

Empire Life Investment Team

WHY INVEST IN THIS FUND

You are seeking growth and income by investing primarily in equity and fixed income securities, with a target equity allocation of 50%

FUND FACTS

Asset ClassPortfolio Funds
Size (Mill)$215.78
Estimated MER (%)*2.86 %
Inception November 3, 2014
Total Holdings360

RISK TOLERANCE

lowlow to mediummediummedium to highhigh

ASSET MIX

Canadian Bonds41.0 %
Canadian Equity28.8 %
US Equity13.7 %
International Equity11.0 %
Cash5.5 %

SECTOR MIX

Financials25.4 %
Industrials11.3 %
Information technology11.0 %
Consumer discretionary9.4 %
Consumer staples8.9 %
Energy8.0 %
Communication services7.1 %
Health care6.3 %
Materials5.7 %
Utilities3.7 %
Real Estate3.3 %

GROWTH OF $10,000

For Illustration Purposes Only

TOP 10 HOLDINGS

ROYAL BANK OF CANADA 0.2% 04JAN21 TD 2.2 %
Royal Bank of Canada Com2.0 %
Canada Housing Trust No.1, 1.95%, 12/15/20252.0 %
Toronto-Dominion Bank Com New1.9 %
Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Voting Shs Cl A1.5 %
Bank of Nova Scotia Com1.3 %
Province of Ontario, 4.7%, 6/2/20371.2 %
Province of Ontario, 2.7%, 6/2/20291.1 %
Scotiabank Capital Trust, 0.06%, 12/31/20561.1 %
Province of Nova Scotia, 4.5%, 6/1/20371.1 %
Total of Top 1015.4 %

COMPOUND ANNUAL RETURNS

1 mo3 moYTD1 yr3 yr5 yr10 yrInception
1.404.793.163.161.762.72 2.83

CALENDAR YEAR RETURNS

20132014201520162017201820192020
  1.934.074.28-7.3910.303.16
* On November 1, 2019 the insurance fee (which in recent years was not included in the MER) was incorporated into the MER. The MER shown above is an estimate calculated as if the insurance fee had been incorporated into the MER for the full 2019 year. Empire Life will endeavour to ensure the information presented is accurate and updated, but will not be held liable for inaccuracies. A description of the key features of the individual variable insurance contract is contained in the Information Folder for the product being considered. Any amount that is allocated to a Guaranteed Investment Fund is invested at the risk of the contract owner and may increase or decrease in value. *Fund positioning/holdings are reflective of Emblem Balanced Portfolio Series I mutual fund*. ** Annual Compound Returns: Returns under 1 year are simple rates of return. All others are annual compound rates of return. All returns are calculated after taking expenses, management and administration fees into account. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance. ® Registered Trademark of The Empire Life Insurance Company. Policies are issued by The Empire Life Insurance Company.