• The Pender Podcast

    Compelling conversations with guests from the global investment community




    Introducing Pender Growth Fund

    Invest in private equity opportunities with public market liquidity

  • ESG The Pender Way

    A Fundamental Integrated Approach

  • Pender Virtual Investment Conference 2021

    Watch the Playbacks

  • Blog

    The Commercialization of Space – Part 2

    I’m not the man they think I am at home…I’m a rocket man. It’s been an exciting summer in the race for human space exploration, with Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos successfully completing suborbital space […]

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  • Commentaries


    Alternative Absolute Return – Manager’s Commentary – September 2021

    Dear Unitholders, The Pender Alternative Absolute Return Fund ended its first month with a NAV of $9.99[1] per unit and distributions of $0.12[1] per unit. Download PDF The high yield market was dragged modestly lower […]

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  • Podcasts


    Episode 81 – Small Cap Update

    Sarah Wildman is joined by David Barr, Sharon Wang and Tracy Tidy for the Small Cap update.
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  • News

    In The News

    Pender Growth Fund Announces Partial Redemption of its PPI Legacy Shares

    VANCOUVER, B.C. (TSXV: PTF) Pender Growth Fund Inc. (the “Company” or “Pender”) today announces that a portion of its Legacy Shares of Pender Private Investments Inc. (“PPI”), formerly known as Working Opportunity Fund (EVCC) Ltd., […]

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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 recognised with a number of awards and has also garnered interest from the media.

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