Echelon Analysts Win Recognition from Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards 2018

TORONTO, August 2018 – Echelon Wealth Partners Inc. (Echelon) is proud to have been recognized by Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards in two categories. The Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards are the gold standard in measuring the sell-side performance of analysts in two distinct categories: Top Stock Pickers and Industry Earnings Estimators.
Congratulations to Rob Goff, Head of Research, Telecom & New Media for his third-place ranking for Top Stock Pickers for the Media category. Rob has been a regular guest on BNN highlighting his knowledge expertise in the telecommunications and media space. His recent coverage of Telus, Cineplex and other media companies has received significant media attention.

Rob Sutherland, previously Echelon’s Real Estate Analyst, has won the coveted number one ranking for Top Stock Pickers for Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) from Thomson Reuters. Rob Sutherland has since been promoted to Investment Banking as Managing Director, Head of Real Estate Investment Banking at Echelon.

”We are excited and proud to have promoted Rob to our Investment Banking team. He has had an amazing track record of research excellence, and we know he will bring the same focus and drive to his endeavours in IB” stated Rob Goff, Head of Research.

“To be recognized as an industry leader in these sectors is a big win for Echelon. As a quickly growing independent brokerage in Canada it is a great affirmation that we are hiring the right people and working towards our goal of becoming the preeminent independent in Canada” says David Cusson, CEO.

Echelon’s research department focuses on a few core industries including Telecom, New Media, Cannabis, Real Estate, Technology, Metals & Mining, Healthcare & Biotechnology, Diversified Industries and Special Situations. The team of nine analysts cover over 120 Canadian equities focusing on high-growth, entrepreneurial companies that typically fall within the small and mid-cap range. The team produces proprietary analysis through comprehensive publications in a variety of formats.

Echelon looks forward to providing clients with continued award-winning analysis as it continues to grow.

About Echelon Wealth Partners  

Echelon Wealth Partners Inc. is a Canadian independent wealth management and capital markets firm known for its client-centred approach and innovative, entrepreneurial spirit. The company has approximately 100 Advisors and Portfolio Managers (representing 80 teams) with more than $4 billion in assets under administration and management. Echelon offers a wide range of financial services for individuals, households, institutions and corporate clients from its offices in Toronto, Oakville, Ottawa, London, Montreal, Saskatoon, Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria and Edmonton. Echelon Wealth Partners is a member firm of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF). www.echelonpartners.com 

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