• We are excited to confirm that Pender is a Great Place To Work®

    Pender is committed to creating & maintaining a workplace that recognizes & values differences.

  • The Pender Hotlist is now Live

    Look out for recommendations during July and August

  • Pender Growth Fund Announces Inclusion in the 2022 TSX Venture 50

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    Invest in private equity opportunities with public market liquidity

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    Dedicated, experienced technology investors. 

  • The Pender Podcast

    Compelling conversations with guests from the global investment community

  • ESG The Pender Way

    A Fundamental Integrated Approach

  • Blog

    Range Anxiety: Inflation and a recession risk…but also a silver lining

    In this article, I’ll attempt to unpack where we are today and what’s ahead. And, spoiler alert, there are reasons for optimism despite the current headlines

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  • Commentaries


    Alternative Absolute Return – July 2022

    Dear Unitholders, The Pender Alternative Absolute Return Fund finished July with a unit price of $9.81 and distributions of $0.04 per unit[1]. Download PDF July 2022 saw a strong rebound across most asset classes following […]

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  • Podcasts


    Episode 102 – Quarterly Liquid Alternatives Update

    In this episode Rita Silvan, host, chats with Amar Pandya, Portfolio Manager of the Pender Alternative Arbitrage Fund and Justin Jacobsen, Portfolio Manager of the Pender Alternative Absolute Return Fund.
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  • News

    In The News

    Small caps are trading at attractive levels not seen since the financial crisis of 2008: David Barr

    “David Barr, CEO and portfolio manager at PenderFund Capital Management, joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss the market and why he is seeing value in small caps at this time. Barr says that recession fears have […]

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How To Invest

Pender’s funds are available in all Provinces and Territories across Canada. To purchase units in a Pender fund, contact a registered securities dealer, including financial planners, investment advisors or discount brokerages.

Investment Team

Portfolio Managers

David Barr

President, CEO and
Portfolio Manager

Felix Narhi

Chief Investment Officer
and Portfolio Manager

Maria Pacella

Senior VP, Private Equity
and Portfolio Manager

Geoff Castle

Portfolio Manager

Awards + Media

We have a passion for investing. This has been recognized with a number of awards and has also garnered interest from the media.

Globe & Mail
BNN Bloomberg
Financial Post
Fund Grade A+ 2019