TORONTO, July 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Assante Wealth Management announced today
that its next Wealth Matters webcast will be held on Thursday, August 2
at 2 p.m. Eastern Time.
The session will begin with a discussion of some of the most common
misconceptions about debt protection led by one of Assante Estate and
Insurance Services' experts, Troy Rumpel. He will outline myths and
facts about bank mortgage and loan insurance and identify important
points that many Canadians should consider as part of their insurance
During the second part of this webcast, Geof Marshall, Vice-President,
Portfolio Management and Portfolio Manager at Signature Global
Advisors, will offer an update on the high-yield bond market and
highlight some of the investment opportunities that the Signature team
is uncovering in the current market environment.
Signature Global Advisors manages core equity, balanced and
income-oriented funds, and is CI Investments' largest in-house
portfolio management group. The team of 32 investment professionals,
led by Chief Investment Officer Eric Bushell, manages over $34 billion.
Assante is committed to providing its advisors and their clients with
timely investment and wealth planning information on an ongoing basis
through the quarterly Wealth Matters webcasts.
The webcast is accessible by visiting www.assante.com and clicking on Wealth Matters. Participants may submit questions by
e-mail during the webcast.
About Assante Wealth Management
Assante Wealth Management is one of the largest Canadian professional
services firms in wealth management, supporting more than 900 advisors
who oversee $22 billion in assets for clients and their families
The United Financial solutions - Evolution Private Managed Accounts and
Optima Strategy - are managed by CI Investments Inc. and are available
exclusively through Assante advisors. For high net worth clients with
more complex wealth planning needs, Assante offers the Private Client
Managed Portfolios through the United Financial division of CI Private
Counsel LP. Assante is on the Web at www.assante.com.
Assante is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an
independent, Canadian-owned wealth management firm with approximately
$93.7 billion in total assets as of June 30, 2012. CI is on the Web at www.ci.com/cix.
SOURCE: Assante Wealth Management
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