Accretive announces acquisition of Market Logics

Leading provider of practice effectiveness and enhancement expertise for Financial Advisors advances Accretive's vision to become the global knowledge leader in client engagement

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - Accretive 360 Inc. announced today the acquisition of Market Logics Inc., a leading provider of practice effectiveness and performance-building programs for Financial Advisors and financial services organizations. George Hartman, the CEO of Market Logics, is a recognized industry authority on building high-calibre wealth management practices. He is also the author of three bestselling books — two on portfolio design for Investors and the most recent on practice management.

Mr. Hartman will remain CEO of Market Logics and the company will continue to operate under its own name as a subsidiary of Accretive 360 Inc. He will also join Accretive 360's senior management team as Managing Director, Advisory Services. Market Logics will continue to offer its full range of consulting and performance-building capabilities to the marketplace, in addition to strengthening and complementing Accretive's fast-growing business.

"This partnership brings tremendous depth to our offering," said Randy Ambrosie, Founder and CEO of Accretive 360. "Market Logics has extensive experience in working with more than 6,000 Financial Advisors, 50,000 Investors, and numerous dealer firms, product manufacturers and other financial services enterprises, which empowers them with unique insight into the key requirements for successful relationships among all constituents."

"Our companies share similar values: we are both committed to improving Investor experience," said Mr. Hartman. "We are natural partners, collaborating towards the common goal of significantly improving the way Investors and Advisors work together."

About Market Logics Inc.
Market Logics offers strategic planning, research and performance programs to financial service organizations and Advisors facing varying business challenges and opportunities. Founded in 1991 by George Hartman, Market Logics Inc. (www.marketlogics.ca) provides intelligence-based solutions to organizations and individuals looking to take their business to new levels. Mr. Hartman writes a monthly column (The Coach's Forum) for the Canadian investment trade journal Investment Executive and is a regular guest on their Building Your Business television broadcast. He is also a featured columnist for the Hong Kong Journal of Financial Planning. His most recent book, Blunder, Wonder, Thunder: Powering Your Practice to New Heights, placed No. 1 on the Globe and Mail's list of bestselling business books in its first week of release.

About Accretive 360 Inc.
Accretive 360 Inc. ("Accretive") provides marketing, research and practice effectiveness services to the global wealth management industry. Our core strength is combining proprietary data and research with an online platform that empowers Investors and Financial Advisors to create more successful financial relationships. We provide education, action and tools that help Investors become more confident and Advisors more effective and successful. In other words, our mission is to make 1+1=3. The Accretive platform includes digital media, data and research, training and development, marketing communications and consulting. For more information, visit www.accretiveadvisor.com.

SOURCE Accretive 360 Inc.

For further information:

Michael Burns
Executive Vice President
Corporate Development and Public Affairs
mburns@accretiveadvisor.com
416.898.2428

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