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Award-winning Equity Analyst Joins Research Team

We’re pleased to welcome Frédéric Blondeau to the iA Capital Markets research team. Frédéric joins us as Managing Director, Real Estate & REITs Analyst, bringing more than 20 years of industry experience.

Before joining iA, Frédéric was Head of Real Estate Research at Echelon Wealth Partners. Prior to that, he served as Head of Real Estate Research at Eight Capital (Dundee Capital Markets); Vice-President & Senior Portfolio Manager (and co-founder) of the Global Real Estate Group at Eterna Investment Management; and Vice-President & CIO (and co-founder) at Presima.

Frédéric is a winner of the StarMine #1 REITs Top Stock Pickers award for 2020. He holds an MSc. in Applied Finance from the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and is a CFA, FRM and FCSI charterholder.

Pierre Lamy Appointed Head of Foreign Exchange

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Pierre Lamy as Managing Director & Head of Foreign Exchange. Pierre has over 30 years of industry experience and is a recognized specialist in OTC interest rate and currency derivatives.

Prior to joining iA Capital Markets, Pierre played a leading role in establishing the foreign exchange department at Echelon Wealth Partners. He previously held senior roles at BMO Capital Markets, where he was responsible for debt origination; National Bank Financial and CIBC World Markets, where he helped develop the interest rate and currency derivatives desks; and Desjardins, where he served as Vice-President of Business Development.

Pierre holds an MBA in Finance from HEC Montréal.