Market Comment   |   Aug 17, 2020

The 2020 Gold Rush

Candice Bangsund, Vice President and Portfolio Manager, Global Asset Allocation, discusses about the YTD rally in gold prices and shares her outlook for gold for the coming year.

Candice Bangsund
Vice President and Portfolio Manager, Global Asset Allocation

Recorded on August 13, 2020.

Candice Bangsund is a member of the Asset Allocation committee, focusing on central banks and fundamental macro analysis. She also actively participates in the development and communication of the Asset Allocation strategy. Ms. Bangsund also serves as the global spokesperson for Fiera Capital relating to economic and investment matters.

Ms. Bangsund’s career in the investment industry spans almost eleven years, including eight years as an Investment Research Analyst for Franklin Templeton. While working with Franklin Templeton and the Franklin Templeton Global Asset Allocation Committee, she gained extensive experience with global macroeconomic research for asset classes, regions, sectors, commodities, and currencies. She also conducted multi-manager fund research and analysis with a focus on Canadian and Global Equity asset classes.

Ms. Bangsund obtained her Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2009. She is a 2003 graduate of the University of Regina in Finance.

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