SLGI Quick Takes featuring MFS

As we move into the new phases of the pandemic, we interview portfolio managers and product specialists at MFS to discuss how they're positioning funds as economies around the world come back online.

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Articles

Get MFS’ insight into timely market events as well as what’s top-of-mind for their thought leaders.

June 8, 2020

MFS insights: market knowns and unknowns

Markets are a discounting mechanism of “known knowns” and the weighted probabilities of many “known unknowns". MFS delves into how both will shape the post crisis economy.

June 5, 2020

MFS Insights: Selectivity in retail more critical than ever – U.S. consumer market

Brick-and-mortar retailers for years faced structural headwinds from the threat of online shopping platforms.

May 8, 2020

MFS insights: breaking a glass is easy; putting it back together is hard

The process of reopening the U.S. economy in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic may be a complex matching game.

April 21, 2020

MFS insights: Panic is the enemy

While the human and financial cost of COVID-19 could be enormous, periods of dislocation may also present investment opportunities. Investors with a long time horizon could see benefits.

April 13, 2020

MFS insights: How responsible are machines for the volatility spike?

MFS insights: How responsible are machines for the volatility spike?

April 13, 2020

MFS insights: Looking at equity markets through an earnings lens (part 2)

An in depth follow-up to MFS's previous piece on stocks and corporate earnings expectations.

April 13, 2020

MFS insights: Looking at equity markets through an earnings lens (part 1)

Stockprices in the near term are reacting to the economic news, politics and macro events, but ultimately the pricing of stocks reflects corporate earnings expectations. MFS explains why.

April 3, 2020

MFS Insights: It’s Hard To Conjure Animal Spirits From A Wounded Animal

In past recessions or periods of crisis, policymakers looked to encourage “animal spirits” via fiscal stimulus. How will it work this time?

March 23, 2020

MFS insights: Don’t blame COVID-19

Investor apprehension over the coronavirus outbreak peaked during the last week of February.

MFS Investment Management or MFS refers to MFS Investment Management Canada Limited and MFS Institutional Advisors, Inc. MFS Investment Management Canada Limited and MFS Institutional Advisors, Inc. have entered into a sub-advisory agreement.  Because MFS operates outside of Canada, Canadian securities regulators may not require MFS' investment team to be registered in Canada.  Where MFS operates outside of Canada, it provides investment advice under statutory exemptions or regulatory relief, as applicable.

Effective June 1, 2020, Sun Life MFS International Growth Fund was renamed Sun Life MFS International Opportunities Fund. The mandate of the Fund did not change.

© Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc., 2020. Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. and MFS are members of the Sun Life group of companies.