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About CIBC Wood Gundy


What do you offer your clients?

CIBC Wood Gundy is a full-service investment firm with about 1,400 Investment Advisors and more than 100 branches across Canada. We offer a complete array of investment and insurance products and services. Working from guiding principles that govern all of our operations, we provide the one to one expertise you need to make informed decisions about your assets – according to your priorities. We supplement this advice with offerings from the entire CIBC Groups of Companies and provide value-added services through CIBC Wood Gundy Online.


What is the Company's relationship to CIBC?

CIBC Wood Gundy is the retail division of CIBC World Markets Inc., the corporate and investment banking arm of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). We supplement our advice, services and products with offerings from the entire CIBC Groups of Companies. For more information about CIBC, please visit www.cibc.com.


What values do you uphold?

A vision and guiding principles govern all of our operations. Our first guiding principle is to make our clients the focus of everything we do. We build relationships based on trust and demonstrate integrity and respect for our clients by practising open, honest communications and fair business practices. To learn more about our standards, we encourage you to speak with one of our Investment Advisors.


How long have you been in business?

The Wood Gundy partnership opened its doors for business on February 1, 1905. Acquired by CIBC in 1987, what is now known as CIBC Wood Gundy is a full-service investment firm with about 1,400 Investment Advisors and more than 100 branches across Canada.


How is the Company regulated and controlled?

CIBC Wood Gundy is the retail division of CIBC World Markets Inc., the corporate and investment banking arm of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). We are a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and subject to its bylaws, regulations and rules on business conduct, minimum capital requirements and record keeping. The IIROC is the national self-regulatory organization of the Canadian securities industry. CIBC World Markets Inc. is also a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF), a trust financed by IIROC members to provide protection for client assets in member accounts. To learn more about the IIROC or the Canadian Investor Protection Fund, please visit their Web sites.


What can I expect from you if I choose to do business with you?

You can expect that a vision and guiding principles govern all of our operations and that our first principle is to make our clients the focus of everything we do. We will provide the one to one expertise you need to make informed decisions about your assets – according to your priorities. When you begin your relationship with us you will receive a comprehensive Welcome Kit that details our services and obligations to you. Feel free to ask a CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisor about how he/she will work with you on an individual basis. Use our Find An Advisor tool to contact a CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisor near you.

The information contained herein is considered accurate at the time of posting. CIBC and CIBC World Markets Inc. reserve the right to change any of it without prior notice. It is for general information purposes only.

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