MONTREAL and CALGARY, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Fiera Capital
Corporation (TSX: FSZ) ("Fiera" or the "Firm") announced today the
closing of the acquisition of Canadian Wealth Management Group Inc.
("Canadian Wealth Management" or "CWM") from Société Générale Private
Banking, which was previously announced on October 4, 2012. CWM, a
leading integrated wealth management boutique serving clients in
western Canada for over 30 years, manages assets for high net worth
individuals, families, endowments, and foundations. The CWM operations
will be fully integrated into Fiera Capital Private Wealth's existing
The transaction has been approved by regulatory authorities and has
satisfied other customary conditions.
About Fiera Capital
Fiera is a leading publicly traded, independent investment firm with
approximately $55 billion in assets under management. The firm is one
of only a handful of full service, multi-product investment firms in
Canada, offering clients a proven top tier track record in equity and
fixed income management as well as depth and expertise in asset
allocation and alternative investments. For more information, visit www.fieracapital.com.
Additional information relating to the Firm, including the Firm's annual
information form, is on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
About Canadian Wealth Management Group Inc.
Founded in 1979, Canadian Wealth Management operates as a full-service
wealth management boutique offering a unique combination of investment
management, financial planning, estate planning, tax advisory and tax
preparation services. Their key competitive advantage is an integrated
delivery with high levels of personalized service.
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SOURCE: FIERA CAPITAL CORPORATION
For further information:
Mélanie Tardif, CPA, CMA
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