Who We Are
Reduce Portfolio Risk & Discover Value in a Little-Known Area of the High Yield Bond Market
In today’s low-yield environment, the term high-yield-bond can can be equally confusing for investors trying to fit them into their asset allocation.
2018 Lipper Fund Award
The Lysander-Canso Corporate Value Fund is the winner of a 2018 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Award.
Canso Investment Counsel Ltd. Semi-Annual Conference Call
Richard Usher-Jones and John Laing of Canso Investment Counsel Ltd joined us for a year-end update and Q&A.
Fulcra Commentary Q1 2019
The high yield corporate bond market got out of the gates of 2019 like “The Stig”1 testing the 0 – 60 mph capabilities of a Tesla S. The first quarter...
Canso Market Observer Newsletter, April 2019
Before beginning to read this edition of the Canso Market Observer, we feel that it contains disturbing and financially graphic content that might ups...
Canso Corporate Bond Newsletter, March 2019
It is hard to get excited about much these days. It is March and still cold outside. It is dark when the alarm sounds since we lost an hour of sleep w...
Canso Corporate Value Fund vs. GICs: A Historical Perspective
We all know interest rates are very low, but they also seem to be rising. Rising interest rates are negative for bond prices.
Interest Rates are Rising: Floating Rate Notes Have Potential to Reduce the Volatility of a Bond Portfolio
For Canadian bond investors, July 8th, 2016, may draw a parallel to what June 18th, 2008, was for Canadian equity investors – the top of the market.
Veterans’ House Initiative
We are proud supporters of the Veterans’ House initiative. Learn about our donation matching program.
We are proud supporters of the Veterans’ House initiative to raise funds to
help get Canada’s homeless veterans off the street.
Learn how you can support the cause with our donation matching program.
For every $1.00 you donate, Lysander Funds Ltd. and John Carswell, President and CIO of Canso Investment Counsel Ltd., will donate an additional $2.00 (up to $200,000).