Mutual Funds

A mutual fund combines funds from a group of investors and uses those funds to invest in different securities, including treasury bills, bonds, mortgages and stocks.

Benefits include:

  • greater diversification of investments, which can lead to a much greater potential return
  • professional management by a fund manager
  • lower subsequent purchases after a minimum intitial investment
  • socially responsible investing- investments that match your values and beliefs
  • Credential Direct®- make your own market decision, online, anytime

At Stride Credit Union, our Credential® Investment Specialists can provide advice regarding mutual funds, and they can also help you make the right investment decisions for you and your needs.

Mutual funds are offered through Credential Asset Management Inc. and mutual funds and other securities are offered through Credential Securities Inc. and Credential Direct®, a division of Credential Securities Inc., which operates as a separate business unit. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Unless otherwise stated, cash balances, mutual funds and other securities are not insured nor guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. Credential Securities Inc. is a Member of the Candian Investor Protection Fund.

®Credential, Credential Securities and Credential Direct are registered marks owned by Credential Financial Inc. and are used under licence.