We help our clients achieve peace of mind by providing trusted advice and personalized solutions to meet their financial goals.
The AJ Chase Financial Group is part of ScotiaMcLeod, and Scotia Wealth Management as well as Scotiabank.
ScotiaMcLeod was originally formed as a partnership in February 1921 by four young entrepreneurs: Donald Ivan McLeod, William Ewart Young, James Gordon Weir and John Henry Ratcliffe. The foundation laid by these men was rooted in trust, financial expertise and innovation – strengths that have prevailed ever since.
In 1987, the Bank of Nova Scotia purchased McLeod, Young, Weir having identified it as one of the most established and respected firms in the industry.
Today, ScotiaMcLeod is an investment arm of Scotiabank, and a division of Scotia Capital Inc. Scotiabank is one of Canada’s largest financial organizations with over $280 billion in assets. Scotia Capital is a proven corporate and investment banking leader, and contributes to making the Scotiabank Group one of North America’s premier financial institutions and Canada’s most international bank. We are a leading financial services provider, with over 800 advisors serving clients in more than 70 offices across the country. Working within the Scotiabank Group of Companies, they can coordinate a team of experts to integrate protection, trust, legal, estate planning, borrowing and banking services within a total financial solution to clients. ScotiaMcLeod has earned a reputation for integrity based on our standards of excellence, quality service, and a commitment to doing what’s right for our clients.
Scotiabank is Canada’s international bank and a leading financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and parts of Asia. We are dedicated to helping our 23 million customers become better off through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. With a team of approximately 90,000 employees and assets of $856 billion (as at October 31, 2015), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (TSX: BNS) and New York Exchanges (NYSE: BNS).
Our community giving is an important component of our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts. In 2015, the Bank contributed CAD$67 million in donations and sponsorships to community causes around the world.