True independence: Latitude to offer objective, un-biased advice that is right for your clients without the pressure and conflict of interest from proprietary products.
Brand recognition: Acumen’s presence in the local community and social media result in a strong recognition of our brand.
Flexible business models: Competitive fee based programs; discretionary platform which supports your own models or provides access to highly qualified 3rd party money managers; transaction based platform.
Best-in-class operational platform: Same day account opening including digital signatures, ThomsonOne- quotes, chats, news, etc; Croesus- account management and on demand client reporting; flexible trade entry system; electronic system for non-trade client instructions and more.
Access to a full range of products and services: Internal and 3rd party research including National Bank Financial and Credit Suisse; access to multiple bond desks and new issues from multiple sources including Acumen’s Investment Banking group; offer all account types, both registered and non-registered, CAD and USD currencies.