Leading provider of practice effectiveness and enhancement expertise for
Financial Advisors advances Accretive's vision to become the global
knowledge leader in client engagement
TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - Accretive 360 Inc. announced today the
acquisition of Market Logics Inc., a leading provider of practice
effectiveness and performance-building programs for Financial Advisors
and financial services organizations. George Hartman, the CEO of Market
Logics, is a recognized industry authority on building high-calibre
wealth management practices. He is also the author of three bestselling
books — two on portfolio design for Investors and the most recent on
Mr. Hartman will remain CEO of Market Logics and the company will
continue to operate under its own name as a subsidiary of Accretive 360
Inc. He will also join Accretive 360's senior management team as
Managing Director, Advisory Services. Market Logics will continue to
offer its full range of consulting and performance-building
capabilities to the marketplace, in addition to strengthening and
complementing Accretive's fast-growing business.
"This partnership brings tremendous depth to our offering," said Randy
Ambrosie, Founder and CEO of Accretive 360. "Market Logics has
extensive experience in working with more than 6,000 Financial
Advisors, 50,000 Investors, and numerous dealer firms, product
manufacturers and other financial services enterprises, which empowers
them with unique insight into the key requirements for successful
relationships among all constituents."
"Our companies share similar values: we are both committed to improving
Investor experience," said Mr. Hartman. "We are natural partners,
collaborating towards the common goal of significantly improving the
way Investors and Advisors work together."
About Market Logics Inc.
Market Logics offers strategic planning, research and performance
programs to financial service organizations and Advisors facing varying
business challenges and opportunities. Founded in 1991 by George
Hartman, Market Logics Inc. (www.marketlogics.ca) provides intelligence-based solutions to organizations and individuals
looking to take their business to new levels. Mr. Hartman writes a
monthly column (The Coach's Forum) for the Canadian investment trade
journal Investment Executive and is a regular guest on their Building Your Business television broadcast. He is also a featured columnist for the Hong Kong
Journal of Financial Planning. His most recent book, Blunder, Wonder, Thunder: Powering Your Practice to New Heights, placed No. 1 on the Globe and Mail's list of bestselling business books in its first week of release.
About Accretive 360 Inc.
Accretive 360 Inc. ("Accretive") provides marketing, research and
practice effectiveness services to the global wealth management
industry. Our core strength is combining proprietary data and research
with an online platform that empowers Investors and Financial Advisors
to create more successful financial relationships. We provide
education, action and tools that help Investors become more confident
and Advisors more effective and successful. In other words, our mission
is to make 1+1=3. The Accretive platform includes digital media, data
and research, training and development, marketing communications and
consulting. For more information, visit www.accretiveadvisor.com.
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