TORONTO, Jan. 18 /CNW/ - Jaguar Financial Corporation (TSX: JFC) ("Jaguar" or the "Company") today announced that Robert Bruggeman has been hired to the position
of Senior Vice President, Investments. Mr. Bruggeman has extensive
experience in the securities industry having worked at Northern
Securities from 2000 to 2005, initially as a technology analyst. While
at Northern Securities he transitioned to Investment Banking, working
in mergers and acquisitions before becoming Head of Research.
After being hired by TD Securities as a desk analyst on the proprietary
trading desk, Mr. Bruggeman spent 5 years at TD Securities generating
investment and trading ideas based on company news, fundamental
valuation, macroeconomics, sell-side research and technical analysis.
He covered all sectors of the Canadian equity market and market
capitalization ranging from micro cap to large cap. His analysis
ranged from ad hoc analysis of breaking news to in-depth valuation work
Mr. Bruggeman also directed a very successful multi-strategy proprietary
trading account at TD Securities that generated returns exceeding 40%
per year, while actively monitoring risk to preserve capital. Mr.
Bruggeman left TD Securities in 2010 to join Canaccord Genuity as a
Vic Alboini, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated "Rob and I
worked together very well for five years at Northern Securities and I
am very pleased that we will be working together again at Jaguar as
well as Northern Securities. Rob will be an excellent addition to our
investment team at Jaguar."
Mr. Bruggeman completed the Chartered Financial Analyst Program in 2003,
obtained his MBA from York University in 2000, and his Bachelor of
Engineering and Management from McMaster University in 1994.
About Jaguar Financial Corporation
Jaguar is a Canadian merchant bank that invests in undervalued small
capitalization companies in a variety of industry sectors.
The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this news release. This news release may
contain certain forward looking statements which involve known and
unknown risks, delays, and uncertainties not under Jaguar's control
which may cause actual results, performances or achievements of Jaguar
to be materially different from those implied by such forward looking
SOURCE Jaguar Financial Corporation
For further information:
Vic Alboini, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
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Kyler Wells, Senior Vice President & General Counsel