Portag3 Ventures announces $427M close of second fintech fund
Portag3 Ventures ("Portag3") today announced the final closing of Portag3 Ventures II LP ("Fund II"), its second venture fund focused on early stage investments in the global financial technology sector, with commitments totaling C$427M.
Barry Gordon Joins Guardian Capital LP as Head of Retail Asset Management
Guardian Capital Group Limited ("Guardian") (TSX:GCG) (TSX:GCG.A) announces that effective today, 18 November 2019, Barry Gordon has joined its investment management subsidiary, Guardian Capital LP, as Managing Director and Head of Retail Asset Management. Mr. Gordon will be located in Guardian's Toronto office.
Guardian Capital Group Limited Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid
Guardian Capital Group Limited ("Guardian") (TSX:GCG) (TSX:GCG.A) announced today that it intends to purchase by means of a Normal Course Issuer Bid, during the period from November 21, 2019 to November 20, 2020, up to 156,401 or 5% of its outstanding Common Shares, entitled to one vote per share, and up to 1,726,315 or 10% of its Public Float of Class A Non-Voting Shares ("Class A Shares") as at November 5, 2019. These shares will be purchased at market prices, on the Toronto Stock Exchange and alternative Canadian trading systems. Guardian intends to purchase the shares for cancellation because it believes that, from time to time, the shares may become undervalued at prevailing market prices, based on Guardian's earnings and prospects and accordingly, Guardian is of the opinion that the purchase of shares is an appropriate use of corporate funds to increase shareholder value.
Worldsource Financial Management Celebrates 30th Anniversary
Worldsource Financial Management Inc. (Worldsource), one of Canada's leading mutual fund dealers, is celebrating three decades of powerful partnerships.
Guardian Capital Subsidiary GuardCap Asset Management Selected as 2019 Best Fund Manager in UK Awards
Guardian Capital Group Limited ("Guardian") (TSX:GCG) (TSX:GCG.A) today announced that GuardCap Asset Management ("GuardCap"), a wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary based in London, England and manager of the Guardian Fundamental Global Equity Strategy in Canada, was awarded Best Fund Manager in the global equity category of Citywire's 2019 UK Fund Manager Awards recognizing those fund managers with the highest risk-adjusted returns over three years. GuardCap is a specialist investment company that is focused on managing concentrated, bottom-up strategies on an "index-agnostic" basis. Investment managers Michael Boyd and Giles Warren were selected from a group of nominees who are highly respected, leading fund managers representing the very best in the industry.
Guardian Capital Celebrates 50 Years on the TSX
Guardian Capital Group Limited ("Guardian") (TSX:GCG; GCG.A) today celebrates 50 years as a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX"). Guardian shares began trading on the TSX on May 22, 1969, when Gdn. Management Ltd. (later renamed Guardian Capital Group Limited), having completed its IPO, became one of the first investment counselling firms in Canada to be publicly traded.
Guardian Capital Group Limited announces results of annual meeting voting
Guardian Capital Group Limited (the "Corporation") (TSX: GCG; GCG.A) announced the results of the director elections at its annual meeting of shareholders held on Friday, May 10, 2019. Each of the following nominees was elected as a director of the Corporation to serve until the termination of the next annual meeting of the shareholders:
Marilyn De Mara Joins Guardian Capital Group Limited Board of Directors
Guardian Capital Group Limited announced today the election of Marilyn De Mara to its Board of Directors, effective May 10, 2019. The election took place at the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders, at which time each of the Company's current directors was re-elected for the ensuing year.