Toronto, December 16, 2020 – RF Capital Group Inc. (“RF Capital”) (TSX: RCG) today announced that Joseph Bakish, Director, Wealth Management, Portfolio Manager and Investment Advisor at Richardson Wealth in Pointe Claire, Quebec has won the Investment Industry Association of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 Award for 2020. The award celebrates talented young professionals with proven leadership and demonstrated excellence in the investment industry.
Joseph has built an accomplished advisor practice by putting the best interests of his clients at the forefront of his objectives. Joseph and the Bakish Wealth Management team joined Richardson Wealth in 2015 to provide its clients with access to a wider universe of investment options, better technology and more transparency and clarity regarding cost and performance. Joseph specializes in dealing with the wealth complexities physicians face, making the counsel of healthcare professionals a cornerstone of his practice. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst, Chartered Life Underwriter, Certified Financial Planner and Certified Health Insurance Specialist designations.
Toronto, December 3, 2020 – RF Capital Group Inc. (“RF Capital” or the “Company”) (TSX: RCG) today announced that David Leith has been appointed as an independent member to the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”), effective immediately. Following his appointment, the Board will comprise seven directors, five of whom are independent.
Mr. Leith joins RF Capital’s Board following a distinguished career as an investment banker and corporate director, serving on numerous public and private boards. Most recently, he served as Lead Director of Hudson’s Bay Company until March 2020. From 2009 until 2017 he was the Chair of the Board of Manitoba Telcom Services Inc. until the company’s acquisition by Bell Canada. Mr. Leith was also the inaugural Chair of the Board of the Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO), which provides fund management services to clients in the broader public sector in Ontario, from 2016 to 2019. Mr. Leith is also the Chair of the Treasury Risk Oversight Committee of the Province of Manitoba.
Toronto, December 2, 2020 – RF Capital Group Inc. (“RF Capital”) (TSX: RCG) today announced it will commence reporting assets under administration (“AUA”) at Richardson Wealth Limited (Richardson Wealth) on a monthly basis as opposed to quarterly. AUA is a key performance indicator and one of the financial measures used by management, investment advisors and RF Capital shareholders to assess Richardson Wealth’s operating performance.