MONTREAL, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Michel Trudeau, President and
Chief Executive Officer of Laurentian Bank Securities (LBS), is pleased
to announce the appointment of Mr. Luc Vallée as Chief Strategist.
Mr. Vallée possesses extensive experience in finance, as well as in
international and national market economics in both the private and
public sectors. A seasoned manager, he has worked at the Economic
Development Agency of Canada and at the Caisse de dépôt et placement du
Québec as Chief Economist. He has also held the position of Assistant
Treasurer at Canadian National Railway. Mr. Vallée's seven years of
experience as a professor at École des Hautes Études Commerciales have
made him an excellent communicator and expert speaker. He holds a
Master's degree in Economics from Université de Montréal, as well as a
PhD in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mr. Vallée's principal role at LBS will be to recommend effective
portfolio positioning strategies concerning asset distribution and the
selection of global stock markets, regions, sectors and fixed income
credits. He will also be responsible for Laurentian Bank Securities'
economic research sector, which remains under the direction of
Assistant Chief Economist, Sébastien Lavoie.
About Laurentian Bank Securities
Laurentian Bank Securities is an integrated, full-service investment
broker encompassing four fundamental business lines. Its Institutional
Fixed Income division has a solid presence throughout Canada and is
actively involved in government and corporate underwriting financing,
as well as in secondary markets. For its part, LBS' Institutional
Equity division provides clients with research, negotiation and
corporate financing services within the small cap sector. Operating 16
offices in Québec, Ontario and Manitoba, its Retail Brokerage Services
division continues to grow rapidly, and in its role as a carrier
broker, LBS also provides a full range of back-office support services
to a diverse clientele.
SOURCE: Laurentian Bank Securities
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