MONTREAL, March 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Laurentian Bank Securities (LBS)
will be hosting its first annual Canadian Small Cap Conference for institutional investors on Thursday, April 10, 2014. The conference
will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, located in downtown Montréal.
"Small and medium-sized enterprises represent a very large part of the
Canadian economy. The purpose of this conference is to offer them an
opportunity to highlight their strategies among institutional investors
and will also facilitate and promote exchange between institutional
investors and the leaders of more than 30 small cap companies,"
explains Ben Vendittelli, Senior Vice-President, Institutional Equity.
"The event will also enable investors to gain exposure to new portfolio
diversification opportunities offering excellent growth potential and
represents another investment that LBS is making to service its
The event will also serve to further solidify LBS' increasing presence
within the small cap market, where it has built a formidable reputation
over the years as a firm of choice within the small cap segment.
Eight sectors will be represented at the full-day conference. These
sectors include industrials, technology, infrastructure, healthcare,
real estate, agriculture, special situations and consumer
discretionary. The conference will focus on companies covered by
Laurentian Bank Securities' Equity Research team.
About Laurentian Bank Securities
Laurentian Bank Securities (LBS), 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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