• David Barr named Mutual Fund Manager of the Year by Investment Executive.

  • Dedicated, experienced technology investors. 

  • 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

  • Blog

    The 12 Days of Holiday Reading

    Welcome to the 12 Days of Holiday Reading, Pender’s recommended book list for the holidays. A new book will be revealed each day from December 7 to December 18, 2021. Check in with us each […]

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  • Commentaries


    Small Cap Equity – Manager’s Commentary – December 2021

    Fellow unit holders, The Pender Small Cap Opportunities Fund was down 2.0%[1] in December, lagging large-cap indices such as the S&P/TSX Composite Index and the S&P 500 Index (CAD), which were up 3.1% and 3.5%, […]

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  • Podcasts


    Episode 88 – Mark Longo – Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

    In this episode Maria Pacella, Managing Partner of Pender Ventures, is joined by Mark Longo, founder, and Managing Partner of Osler’s Vancouver office.
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  • News

    In The News

    B.C.’s Copperleaf excels in record-smashing year for Canadian tech with strategy tips from CEO’s granny

    “Copperleaf Technologies Inc. CEO Judi Hess recently joked her company’s strategy was inspired by the way her grandmother played Monopoly: by going after utilities and railroads. It worked for granny and so far it’s done […]

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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