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Who we are

We are a US investment  management company that offers a range of actively managed mutual funds – First Investors Funds - across asset classes. Our approach seeks to consistently deliver solid, long-term performance and mitigate risk through a time-tested and  disciplined investment process.  Our First Investors Funds are distributed by Foresters Financial Services, Inc. to intermediaries, institutional and retail channels.

Our parent company, Foresters Financial™, is an international financial services provider with more than three million clients and members in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, and total funds under management of $44 billion.1 With a history of more than 140 years, Foresters Financial provides life insurance, savings, retirement and investment solutions that help families achieve their financial goals, protect their families and improve their communities.


What we believe

At Foresters Financial, we believe in enriching lives and building strong communities—that’s our purpose. It has defined us since 1874, and it helps us continually redefine what a financial services provider can do for our clients and business partners.  We believe in working with communities to make this a reality. That’s why we invest time and money in neighborhood programs, charities and scholarships.

  • Foresters Financial and KaBOOM! will have partnered to build over 144 playgrounds in 83 cities across the U.S. and Canada by the end of 2017.
  • Over $5.4 million in Foresters Community Grants2 has been awarded to support local volunteer activities and fun family events.
  • Each year, we offer 250 tuition scholarships up to $8,000 to eligible students pursuing post-secondary education at an accredited university, community college or trade program.
  • Foresters Financial has raised $500 million for local children’s hospitals since 1990.


Products offered vary by country. Not all products are available for distribution in all jurisdictions. In the United States, products are offered by The Independent Order of Foresters and its subsidiaries, including Foresters Financial Services, Inc. a registered broker-dealer. Securities, life insurance and annuity products are offered through Foresters Financial Services, Inc. or independent producers. Insurance products are issued by Foresters Life Insurance and Annuity Company, New York, or The Independent Order of Foresters. Investment advisory products and services are offered through Foresters Advisory Services, LLC, a registered investment adviser.

1 in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2016

2Description of member benefits that you may receive assumes you are a Foresters member. In the United States members may currently only be anyone insured under a life or health insurance certificate, or an annuitant under an annuity certificate, issued by The Independent Order of Foresters. If you are not an insured under a life or health insurance certificate, or an annuitant under an annuity certificate, issued by The Independent Order of Foresters, or are not a social fraternal member, then you are not a member. Foresters member benefits are non-contractual, subject to benefit specific eligibility requirements, definitions and limitations and may be changed or cancelled without notice.


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