VANCOUVER, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Credit Union Atlantic announced today
that it has selected Qtrade Financial Group as its new partner for
comprehensive wealth management services.
Through this partnership, Credit Union Atlantic (CUA) and its subsidiary
CUA Wealth Management Services will deliver investment services via
Qtrade's full service brokerage and online brokerage platforms.
"Providing our members with a comprehensive suite of investment services
and solutions is a priority," said Marie Mullally, President and CEO of
Credit Union Atlantic. "As we expand our wealth management
capabilities, it is essential to select a partner with a proven track
record for facilitating credit union success in the area of wealth
management and for providing outstanding partner service and support.
After a rigorous due diligence process, we chose to partner with
"We are excited to establish this partnership and proud that Credit
Union Atlantic has placed their trust in us," said Scott Gibner, CEO,
Qtrade Financial Group. "Our focus will be on delivering improvements
and efficiencies, along with our outstanding focus on customer service,
to help CUA grow its wealth management offering. We very much look
forward to working with them."
About Credit Union Atlantic
Credit Union Atlantic serves over 18,000 members and is one of the
largest credit unions in Atlantic Canada. For more information, visit:
About Qtrade Financial Group
Qtrade Financial Group provides comprehensive brokerage and wealth
management platforms, services and solutions to the retail public as
well as the customers of hundreds of financial institutions across
Canada. Since 1999, Qtrade has been dedicated to providing its
financial institution partners with a single source for market-leading
wealth management products and services including: online, full-service
and institutional brokerage services, mutual fund dealer services,
insurance dealer services, portfolio management, discretionary money
management services and proprietary managed money solutions. For more
information, visit www.qtrade.ca.
SOURCE: Qtrade Financial Group
For further information:
Qtrade Financial Group
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Credit Union Atlantic
Kristen De Palma
Manager - Marketing Communications and CSR