800 Victoria Sq, Suite 3500, PO Box 242, The Stock Exchange Twr, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 2001 (QC)
Élise Renaud has leading-edge expertise based on an in-depth knowledge of the regulations applicable to the wealth management and financial services industry. Élise recognizes the importance of this industry within Canadian society and respects the role of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) and self-regulatory organizations (SRO) in protecting investors. She has been recognized by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as an expert in the area of Investment Funds and Asset Management. Élise’s practice focuses on the regulatory environment governing the daily activities of dealers, portfolio managers and investment fund managers. She advises clients during transactions outside the ordinary course of business, in particular when selling or purchasing assets under management or administration. Élise also advises portfolio managers and dealers registered under the Derivatives Act (Québec).
On June 6, 2018, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (Canaccord) completed the acquisition of Jitneytrade Inc. (Jitneytrade) and Finlogik Inc. (Finlogik) directly and through the purchase of Finlogik Capital Inc. (Finlogik Capital) This acquisition further strengthens Canaccord’s position as the leading independent trader in the country.