1,000 attendees gathered in Vancouver for one-day event centered on blockchain and cryptocurrencies
TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Canaccord Genuity (the "Company") is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of the Company's first annual Blockchain Investor Day, held in Vancouver on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. More than 1,000 attendees gathered to hear presentations from the world's leading blockchain and cryptocurrency innovators, investors and thought leaders.
"Our ability to deliver early stage success for our clients and investors in the blockchain sector is backed by our long-standing commitment to our global technology practice, with dedicated investment bankers and research analysts across Canada, the U.S., and the UK & Europe", said Dan Daviau, President & CEO of Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. "With a fully integrated global platform, we are able to provide access and distribution capability to the world's leading growth investors in all of these markets, in addition to Australia, the broader Asia-Pacific region and the Middle East."
To date, Canaccord Genuity has established the firm as a leading independent investment bank for the blockchain sector in Canada, having successfully completed several new issues in recent months and is actively involved with additional mandates. The firm is also a leading market maker for US and Canadian listed companies in the sector.
Conference highlights and key investing themes will be published in the Canaccord Genuity Cryptoassets thematic research publication and discussed on the Canaccord Genuity Crypto University conference call series. Accredited investors are encouraged to contact their institutional sales or wealth management representatives to request access to these products.
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For further information: Christina Marinoff, Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications, Phone: 416-687-5507, email: [email protected], www.canaccordgenuitygroup.com