KJ Harrison Insights –
Managing Risk & Returns
The KJH Insights monthly podcast on managing risk and returns provides an overview of the issues affecting the markets, and how we navigate those issues to build and protect our clients’ wealth. Our host Sarah Bull, Partner & Portfolio Manager at KJ Harrison Investors, talks with KJH’s CEO, Joel Clark, about the top three themes informing our investment decisions in 2021: the blue wave, the vaccine and inflation. We also reflect on the many major events of 2020 and their impact on markets and investments.
Sarah Bull, CIM®
With over 25 years of experience in the financial industry, Sarah specializes in managing investment portfolios for high and ultra-high net worth individuals and advising them on the complexities associated with their wealth. Sarah is dedicated to helping her clients – both individuals and families – with the transition through different stages of their lives and helping them to manage risk and secure their legacies with solid investment decisions.
Joel Clark, CFA
Joel has been CEO and Portfolio Manager at KJ Harrison Investors for 17 years where the business has grown from $80 million in AUM in 2001 to over $1 billion in AUM, where it stands today. Joel manages the investment portfolios, on a discretionary basis, for high net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals and families throughout Canada. Joel takes a holistic approach to managing portfolios and is intent that risk is well managed to secure his clients‘ financial goals and futures.
Episode 2 – COVID-19 Vaccination
KJH Portfolio Managers discuss the impact of the COVID-19 vaccine on markets, the effect of a lower US$, the strength of Canada’s economy versus the US in 2021 and KJH’s top investment themes in this reflationary environment.
Episode 1 – US Election
Host Sarah Bull discussed the impact of the US election on the markets with KJH CEO Joel Clark, as well as the “big picture” and the tug-of-war between reflationary policies vs deflationary pressures, and how big companies are getting bigger and better.