Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. - Report on Voting Results

Annual general meeting held on August 6, 2014

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (TSX:CF; LSE:CF.) today announced (in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements) the voting results from its annual general meeting of common shareholders held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business put before the meeting including the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as auditors of the Company for the ensuing year and authorizing the directors to fix their remuneration, setting the number of directors at nine and the election as directors of all nominees proposed by management as follows:

  Votes "for" as a
percentage of votes
cast for or withheld
for the director
 
 
Director
Charles N. Bralver 99.98%
Massimo C. Carello 99.98%
Kalpana Desai 99.91%
William J. Eeuwes 99.18%
Michael D. Harris 94.07%
David J. Kassie 98.82%
Terrence A. Lyons 96.69%
Paul D. Reynolds 99.96%
Dipesh Shah 98.89%

 

ABOUT CANACCORD GENUITY GROUP INC.:

Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (the "Company") is a leading independent, full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and capital markets.  Since its establishment in 1950, the Company has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services.  The Company has offices in 10 countries worldwide, including Wealth Management offices located in Canada, Australia, the UK and Europe.  Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in Canada, the US, the UK, France, Germany, Ireland, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Australia and Barbados.  To us there are no foreign markets.TM

Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. is publicly traded under the symbol CF on the TSX and the symbol CF. on the London Stock Exchange.

SOURCE Canaccord Genuity Group Inc.

For further information:

North America media:
Scott Davidson
Executive Vice President, Global Head of Corporate Development and Strategy
Phone: 416-869-3875, email: scott.davidson@canaccord.com

For investor relations inquiries contact:
Christina Marinoff
Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications
Phone: 416-687-5507, email: christina.marinoff@canaccord.com

London media:
Robert Morgan or Nicola Ratchford
Stockwell
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7240 2486, email: robert.morgan@stockwellgroup.com;
nicola.ratchford@stockwellgroup.com

Broker:
Oliver Hearsey
RBC Europe Limited
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7653 4000, email: oliver.hearsey@rbccm.com