TORONTO, Sept. 10 /CNW/ - Scotia Capital is hosting its annual Financials
Summit conference on Tuesday, September 11 and Wednesday, September 12 in
Toronto. This two-day event provides investors with the opportunity to meet
with senior management from Canada's leading Financial Services companies to
review corporate strategies, in addition to discussing current topics and
trends in the financial markets. Audio portions of the presentations will be
broadcast live on the web beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Scheduled presenters(*) and times are:
Tuesday, September 11th:
9:00 a.m. TD Bank Financial Group
W. Edmund Clark, President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
9:30 a.m. BMO Financial Group
William Downe, President & CEO
10:00 a.m. CIBC
Gerry McCaughey, President & CEO
10:40 a.m. RBC Financial Group
Gordon M. Nixon, President & CEO
11:10 a.m. Bank of Nova Scotia
Richard Waugh, President & CEO
12:20 p.m. National Bank of Canada
Louis Vachon, President & CEO
12:50 p.m. Laurentian Bank of Canada
Rejean Robitaille, President & CEO
1:20 p.m. Canadian Western Bank
Larry Pollock, President & CEO
2:00 p.m. AGF Management Limited
Blake C. Goldring, Chairman & CEO
Randy G. Ambrosie, President, AGF Funds Inc.
2:30 p.m. IGM Financial Inc.
Charles R. Sims, Co-President & CEO
Murray J. Taylor, Co-President & CEO
3:00 p.m. DundeeWealth Inc.
David Goodman, President & CEO
Wednesday, September 12th:
9:00 a.m. Sun Life Financial Inc.
Donald A. Stewart, CEO, Sun Life Financial
9:30 a.m. Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.
Yvon Charest, President & CEO
10:00 a.m. Manulife Financial Corporation.
J. Roy Firth, Executive Vice-President (EVP), Individual
Wealth Management, Canadian Division
10:40 a.m. ING Canada Inc.
Claude Dussault, President & CEO
11:10 a.m. Kingsway Financial Services Inc.
Shaun Jackson, EVP & Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
12:20 p.m. Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited
V. Prem Watsa, Chairman & CEO
12:50 p.m. Northbridge Financial Corporation
Mark Ram, President & CEO
1:30 p.m. TSX Group Inc.
Richard Nesbitt, CEO
2:00 p.m. Montreal Exchange Inc.
Luc Bertrand, President & CEO
2:30 p.m. First National Financial Income Fund
Stephen J.R. Smith, Chairman & President
Presentations will run approximately 30 minutes.
Listeners may access the conference live via a web audio link at
www.scotiacapital.com. The conference will be archived on Scotia Capital's
website for three months.
(*) Agenda is subject to change. See www.scotiacapital.com for most
Since 1998, Scotia Capital's Industry Conferences have been ranked No.1
in Canada by independent surveys. Scotia Capital represents the global
corporate and investment banking and capital markets platform of the
Scotiabank Group, one of North America's premier financial institutions. The
Scotiabank Group has combined assets of $408 billion (as at July 31, 2007) and
almost 60,000 employees worldwide, including affiliates. It is also Canada's
most international bank, serving customers in some 50 countries around the
world. For more information, visit www.scotiabank.com or
For further information:
For further information: Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)