Mutual Funds

Right for you if you want:

  • You are looking for low investment minimums
  • You want professional money management
  • You would like to diversify across a variety of securities

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Investing makes your money grow. Whatever your current finances, investing today will improve your position. It's that simple.

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Investing makes your money grow. Whatever your current finances, investing today will improve your position. It's that simple.

Scotiabank Mutual Funds Manager's Comments


Your financial needs and goals are not the same as your neighbour's. At Scotiabank, we help tailor your investment plan to your time frame, investment objectives, and risk tolerance.

Buy locally. Invest globally.

Whether individual mutual funds best suit your financial needs, or you want easy access our Scotiabank Asset Management, Scotiabank Mutual Funds1 provide you with the opportunity to invest in the global economy right from your Scotiabank branch.

Download one of the Fund Overviews below to learn more about a particular Scotiabank Mutual Fund or use our Investment Selector to help you determine what solution is best for you.

Scotiabank Money Market Fund [PDF: 50 Kb]
Investment Objective: To earn interest income and provide liquidity with a high level of safety by investing in high-quality, short-term securities, and obligations.

Scotiabank Short-Term Income Fund [PDF: 83 Kb]
Investment Objective: Capital preservation, protection from rising interest rates, and a sustainable monthly distribution.

Scotiabank US Dollar Bond Fund [PDF: 53 Kb]
Investment Objective: To earn income and provide some potential for capital gains by investing primarily in U.S. Dollar-denominated securities and obligations.

Scotiabank US Growth Fund [PDF: 46 Kb]
Investment objective: Long-term capital growth by investing in securities that comprise the Standard & Poor's 500® Index.

Scotiabank Global Growth Fund [PDF: 52 Kb]
Investment objective: Long-term capital growth by investing in high-quality global securities. Investments June include equities, preferred stocks, debt issues, and derivatives.

Scotiabank Canadian Growth Fund [PDF: 46 Kb]
Investment objective: Long-term capital growth by investing in growth-oriented, high-quality equity securities listed on Canadian stock exchanges.

Contact our Scotiabank Mutual Funds Investment Advisors directly to discuss your investment needs, or read more about our Mutual Fund products, portfolios and managers.

Please note the documents above are in PDF format and require the Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to be viewed. You can download it for free from the Adobe website.

1 Mutual funds are not insured with the Deposit Insurance Corporation.
® Standard and Poor's, S&P and S&P 500 are trademarks of The McGraw-Hill Companies and have been licensed for use by The Bank of Nova Scotia and its subsidiary companies.

New! Scotiabank Global Partners Portfolio
The Scotiabank Global Partners Portfolios are a convenient and effective way to help you reach your financial goals through investing in a selection of third-party mutual funds, Scotiabank Mutual Funds, and Dynamic Funds. Each portfolio offers broad diversification across asset classes, regions, sectors, investment styles, and market capitalization – all with the convenience of a single investment.

Scotiabank Global Partners Income Portfolio [PDF: 81 Kb]
The Portfolio seeks to provide steady income with the potential for long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of fixed income mutual funds.

Scotiabank Global Partners Income and Conservative Growth Portfolio [PDF: 82 Kb]
The Portfolio seeks to provide income and the potential for capital appreciation by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of fixed income and some equity mutual funds.

Scotiabank Global Partners Balanced Income Portfolio [PDF: 82 Kb]
The Portfolio seeks to provide a balance of income and long-term capital appreciation, with a small bias towards income by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of fixed income and equity mutual funds.

Scotiabank Global Partners Balanced Growth Portfolio [PDF: 82 Kb]
The Portfolio seeks to provide a balance of income and long term capital appreciation, with a bias towards capital appreciation by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity and fixed income mutual funds.

Scotiabank Global Partners Growth Portfolio [PDF: 83 Kb]
The Portfolio seeks to provide long term capital appreciation by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity mutual funds, and some fixed income mutual funds.

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