Empire Life Dividend Growth Mutual Fund and certain series of all Empire Life mutual funds were closed to new purchases as of October 3, 2022. These funds were subsequently terminated on December 5, 2022. See the press release for further details.

Geoff Johnston

Geoff Johnston, CFA
Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Geoff joined Empire Life in 2004 as Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income. He is primarily responsible for the management of fixed income investments for Empire Life’s general fund, which support our annuity and insurance products. 

Before joining the Investment Team, Geoff worked as a Manager of Credit Product at Canada Life. His professional experience also includes progressive roles at Sceptre Investment Counsel, including Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income, and an investment analyst position at Met Life.

Geoff holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance from Bishop’s University. He has a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a member of the Toronto CFA Institute.

Empire Life Investments Inc. is the Portfolio Manager of the Empire Life segregated funds.
Empire Life Investments Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Empire Life Insurance Company.
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