Idea Generation

Capture Money-Making Ideas

We know timely and relevant advice is vital to your success. We are focused on delivering the necessary knowledge and resources available to generate new ideas to drive your business. Our professionals work closely with our clients, providing expert financial and economic analysis1 and savvy deal-making capabilities. They are idea based and their success rides on their ability to deliver money-making strategies — time and time again — forming a strong relationship with your organization based on trusted investment and hedging ideas. Located in offices in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, they are well positioned to quickly respond to the needs of clients around the world.

Fixed Income

Our global Fixed Income team has in-depth knowledge of economics, geo-politics and market behavior, and delivers timely market information and actionable trade ideas to support your trading and hedging objectives. Our approach blends value-added research with product and market information that suits your portfolio needs. Our Economics team is highly ranked in Canada by independent surveys1 and our Cash and Derivative Fixed Income team works closely with other asset class groups to provide comprehensive product solutions. ​

Foreign Exchange

We are focused on bringing you ideas to manage risks and leverage market opportunities by drawing on our extensive technical and fundamental foreign exchange research for insights on market movements. We help you hone your hedging strategies and execute in G30 and select growth market currencies with products spanning spot, forwards, non-deliverable forwards, swaps, options and more.

To learn more about our electronic trading capabilities for foreign exchange click here.


The world of commodities can be unpredictable and fast changing. To help effectively hedge your risks you need a partner that is regularly taking the pulse of the market, assessing opportunities and helping flesh out ideas into executable trades. Our team of commodity specialists is drawn from many backgrounds including major industrial firms, trading companies and investment banks that know when — and how — to make a move.


Our Equities team has a deep knowledge of specific industry sectors and companies. Look to use them to provide expert advice on market trends and attractive investment opportunities based on extensive analysis of sector developments, company financial reports and the latest information from our research team and intelligence from the trading community.

A Robust Corporate Access Program

Expertise, exposure and excellence define our Corporate Access Program. We’ve made it easy for you to gather in-depth and timely intelligence through our investor and corporate conferences and IPO road shows held throughout the year. Hear the views of top-quality speakers, get first-hand feedback on topics of concern to investors and benefit from the opportunity to mingle with peers.

  • Investor conferences and tours include our Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference, Eastern Institutional Investor Conference, North American Real Estate Equities Conference, Renewable Energy and Clean Technology Conference, The Retail and Consumer Conference, Nitrogen, Phosphate and Potash (NPK) Tour, Emerging Technology Conference,CIO Roundtables and more
  • Corporate road shows typically involve over 3,800 meetings each year; in addition, we are diligent in providing corporate clients exposure to our retail network

Add to this direct access to our analysts through a combination of phone calls, conference calls, one-on-one meetings and voice blast updates. In addition, we provide our corporate clients with exposure to our extensive retail network. ​

Growth Markets

Growth markets can change at a rapid pace. Our economists, analysts and strategists can help you stay on top of important developments with their assessments of macroeconomic and investment trends, currency flows, cross-market correlations, central bank activity and more.