Featured Speakers

Featured Speakers

Christopher McGrath

Director, ETF Distribution, BMO ETFs

A passionate 22 year veteran of the financial services industry, Chris oversees the proliferation of BMO ETFs throughout Central Canada, providing support to portfolio managers from downtown Toronto to Winnipeg. He transitioned from Corporate Treasury at RBC to the wealth business in 2005. Between 2006 and 2014, Chris was a significant sales contributor at IA Clarington, helping to grow the asset management company from $5 billion to over $16 billion. Chris joined BMO Global Asset Management in 2014 as Vice President Sales, Downtown Toronto, and has since cultivated many strategic relationships and partnerships, primarily in the IIROC channel..

Chris holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Saint Mary’s University, and numerous CSI accreditations. He has conducted hundreds of presentations, and has also been trained in both the Dale Carnegie and Sequoia Systems.

Speaking Topic

Informed Investing In ESGs

Presented by BMO ETFs

This Spring, BMO ETFS will educate the audience on the growing investment category of ESGs. The Team at BMO ETFs will define ESG investing by explaining the basics of the category, outlining investment choices that blend environmental, social, and governance factors into traditional investment solutions. The team will take you through some of the myths and misconceptions of ESG investing, and they will educate the audience as to why ESG investing is important. You will learn key-considerations when evaluating an ESG investment product, and you will understand how these types of investments will affect your portfolio long-term. Lastly, the team will show you how to use BMO ETFs to build a balanced portfolio with ESG. This is set to be a highly informative and educational segment.



Winnipeg, Manitoba

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Scotiabank Winnipeg
6:30pm – 9:00pm