Christian Duceppe

Vice-President and Co-Chief Investments Officer, Public Markets

Christian Duceppe serves as Vice-President and Co-Chief Investments Officer, Public Markets, at Desjardins Global Asset Management (DGAM).

In his capacity as Vice-President and Co-Chief Investments Officer, Christian works alongside his Co-CIO, Marc Provost, over a broad range of responsibilities related to investment management, including ensuring adherence to investment processes. He is also responsible for managing DGAM’s investment management teams (equity, fixed income and tactical asset allocation) and serves as an expert advisor for the team.

Christian joined DGAM in 2000 and has over 25 years of industry experience. His career in the investment industry began in 1993 at RBC Dominion Securities. In 1994, he moved to Desjardins as a portfolio manager in the Treasury Department. Since that time, Christian has gained an array of professional experience in roles of increasing responsibility. Prior to his recent appointment, he served as Vice-President, Fixed Income at DGAM.

Christian holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Université Laval and a Master of Science (Finance) from Université de Sherbrooke. He is also a CFA charterholder.

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Day 1: Oct 13, 2021

3:10 pm

3:10 pm

Industry Expert Panel: Desjardins Global Asset Management

Panel Discussion: Assessing the Role of Fixed Income in Your Tactical Asset Allocation Strategy

Fixed income strategies are essential as a hedge. Prepare for your next big move as we examine which fixed income strategy would best fit into your portfolio. Join in as our panel looks at 3 key areas you need to be aware of:

  • Economy: Fixed income investment is fraught with hazards these days, including ample credit and interest-rate risk-taking amid rising inflationary pressures. Assess how to manage and mitigate this risk.
  • ESG: Properly assess and manage ESG risks in helping making investment decisions with conviction within the Fixed Income space.
  • ETF: How to take advantage of investing in this vehicle which provides liquidity and cost efficiencies.

Diversify your portfolio with an effective fixed income investment strategy.

Day 2: Oct 14, 2021