TORONTO, June 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Investment dealer Raymond James Ltd., the
Canadian arm of North American investment dealer Raymond James
Financial, Inc., today announced that Gavin McOuat is joining our
mining investment banking group as Managing Director and Co-Head of
Investment Banking Mining and Metals effective June 10, 2013. Gavin
will be based in Toronto and work closely with fellow Co-Head of
Mining, John Murphy, who will continue to serve mining clients from the
Raymond James Vancouver office.
"Gavin adds an important new dimension to our already solid mining
investment banking team," says Jason Holtby, Head of Investment Banking
for Raymond James Ltd. "He has a strong reputation for his ability to
identify and build deep relationships with clients, and is widely
respected throughout the mining industry in North America and
internationally. Gavin adds depth and expertise that will enhance our
ability to deliver best execution for our mining clients in Canada and
Gavin joins Raymond James from Barclays, where he was the Global Co-Head
of Metals and Mining. Gavin was responsible for primary coverage of
the mining and metals companies operating in the Americas and
co-manager of the Barclays' global mining team. He advised on several
M&A and financing transactions in Canada and the US. Prior to that,
Gavin was a Managing Director in the mining and metals investment
banking groups at Citigroup Global Markets and National Bank. Gavin
holds a LLM in Mineral Law and Policy and a B. Comm.
"I am excited about joining Raymond James, and I am looking forward to
leveraging the firm's extensive resources to serve its mining clients,"
says Gavin. "Raymond James offers the best of both worlds - a talented
and well respected mining team in Canada and the investment banking
capabilities of Raymond James in North America."
Raymond James is a leading North American independent full service
investment dealer offering an extensive range of professional
investment service and products including: private client services,
financial and estate planning services, portfolio management,
insurance, equity research, investment banking and institutional sales
and trading. Through its network of approximately 6,200 Financial
Advisors across Canada, the United States and key international
centres, Raymond James serves more than two million individual clients
and families, and manages more than $407 billion in client assets under
administration. For more information about Raymond James, please visit
our web site at: www.raymondjames.ca.
SOURCE: Raymond James Ltd.
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