TORONTO, June 24, 2013 /CNW/ - GMP Capital Inc. (GMP) (TSX: GMP), a
leading Canadian diversified financial services firm, announced today
that its subsidiary GMP Securities L.P. will hold a Charity Trading Day
on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, in support of relief efforts following
heavy flooding in Calgary and southern Alberta. GMP Securities L.P.
will donate 100% of all agency trading commission dollars from
institutional equity trades generated that day to support the Canadian
Red Cross Alberta Floods Fund.
"Calgary has been incredibly supportive of our firm and our people since
we commenced business almost 20 years ago. We maintain a significant
investment banking and wealth management presence in the city and thus
know firsthand the impact of the flood on the city and its people,"
said Harris Fricker, Chief Executive Officer, GMP. "We are proud to do
our part to support the people of this great city."
ABOUT GMP CAPITAL INC.
GMP Capital Inc. (GMP) is a leading independent diversified financial
services firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, providing a wide range
of financial products and services to a global client base that
includes corporate clients, institutional investors and high-net-worth
individuals in two integrated reporting segments. The Capital Markets
segment provides investment banking, including advisory and
underwriting services, institutional sales and trading and research
through offices located in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, New York, Miami,
Dallas, London, Perth and Sydney. The Capital Markets segment conducts
its business through the following operating entities: GMP Securities
L.P., GMP Securities, LLC, Griffiths McBurney Corp., GMP Securities
Europe LLP and GMP Securities Australia Pty Limited. Wealth Management
consists of GMP's non-controlling ownership interest in Richardson GMP
Limited and the investment management and alternative investment
products provided by CQI Capital Management L.P. Richardson GMP
Limited is a full-service independent firm focused on providing
exclusive and comprehensive wealth management and investment services
delivered by an experienced team of investment professionals. GMP is
listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "GMP". For
further information, please visit our corporate website at gmpcapital.com.
SOURCE: GMP Capital Inc.
For further information:
GMP Capital Inc.
Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations
145 King Street West, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8
Tel: (416) 941-0894; Fax: (416) 943-6175
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