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With significant investing expertise, advanced credentials and a network of professional resources, we are is uniquely qualified to manage your wealth.


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We specialize in providing wealth advisory and investment services and tax advice for clients seeking financial freedom and security.

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While our efforts will be focused on helping you achieve your objectives, our ultimate goal is for you to surpass them. After all, you’re investing time, money and energy into working with us, and we want to make sure you’re getting maximum value out of our relationship.

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Matt McGill

Senior Investment Advisor
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Matt McGill - CIM, PFP

Senior Investment Advisor, Associate Portfolio Manager - Manulife Securities Incorporate
Life Insurance Advisor - Manulife Securities Insurance Inc.


Over 15 years of experience has lead Matt and his team to better serve the needs of Canadian investors by providing independent and unbiased financial advice. Matt is a Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) and a certified Personal Financial Planner (PFP). Matt and his team will ensure your portfolio is aligned with your risk tolerance and investment objectives. Their goals are to provide excellence in planning for wealth preservation, retirement planning, and estate planning.

“Our clients see continued service, wealth management, and continued growth in their financial investments.  We believe in a personal touch and excellent customer service. We apply our knowledge of the industry to help our clients achieve their financial goals.”

Matt will provide a written financial plan, and continued customer service for you with fees less than most banks.  We will take all of our expertise with stocks, bonds, mutual and segregated funds, insurance, and estate planning to present a comprehensive portfolio.  The Matt McGill Manulife Securities team will ensure that your portfolio is aligned with your family’s investment objectives.  Matt holds one of the largest books in regards to assets under management in the country within Manulife Securities. Manulife has a network network of more than 1,200 independent advisors across Canada enjoy the freedom to provide you with extensive solutions to help you invest for the future.

Contact Matt today to get your financial future planning started today.

Phone: 519.265.7000
Branch: 519-745-8500 &
Cell: 519.242.3460
Fax: 519.265.9111
Branch Fax: 519-745-8283
matt.mcgill@manulifesecurities.ca 

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William J Young

Investment Advisor
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William J Young 

Investment Advisor - Manulife Securities Incorporated


Phone: 519-885-6977
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Michael Gentile

Senior Financial Advisor
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Michael Gentile 

Senior Financial Advisor - Manulife Securities Investment Services Inc.
Life Insurance Advisor - Personalized Investment Planning Incorporated


Phone: 519-745-8500
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Michael Jordan

Investment Advisor
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Michael Jordan

Financial Advisor, Manulife Securities Incorporated


Michael Jordan has over 13 years of working experience in the investment industry. Prior to joining Manulife Securities, Michael made significant contributions to investment teams at 2 Canadian Bank owned brokerages. Michael takes pride in providing financial advice to clients while ensuring premier customer service. Michael and his wife reside in Waterloo with their 2 children. Michael and his family are active in the local community.

Phone: 519-745-8500 Ext. 260
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769
michael.jordan@manulifesecurities.ca

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Kim Weber

Investment Advisor
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Kim Weber 

Investment Advisor - Manulife Securities Incorporated


Phone: 519-885-6977
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Linda Gallivan

Investment Advisor
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Linda Gallivan 

Investment Advisor - Manulife Securities Incorporated


Phone: 519-885-6977
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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William Young Jr. (Billy)

Investment Advisor
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William Young Jr. (Billy)

INVESTMENT ADVISOR - MANULIFE SECURITIES INCORPORATED


Phone: 519-885-6977
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Claire Press

Administrative Assistant
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Claire Press 

Administrative Assistant


Phone: 519-745-8500
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Brenda Peterson

Administrative Assistant
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Brenda Peterson 

Administrative Assistant


Phone: 519-885-6977
Branch: 519-745-8500
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Bev Burton

Administrative Assistant
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Bev Burton 

Administrative Assistant


Phone: 519-885-6977
Branch:  519-745-8500
Toll free: 1-833-599-6769

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Matt McGill

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Matt McGill - CIM, PFP

Senior Investment Advisor, Associate Portfolio Manager - Manulife Securities Incorporated
Life Insurance Advisor - Manulife Securities Insurance Inc.


Over 15 years of experience has lead Matt and his team to better serve the needs of Canadian investors by providing independent and unbiased financial advice. Matt is a Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) and a certified Personal Financial Planner (PFP). Matt and his team will ensure your portfolio is aligned with your risk tolerance and investment objectives. Their goals are to provide excellence in planning for wealth preservation, retirement planning, and estate planning.

“Our clients see continued service, wealth management, and continued growth in their financial investments.  We believe in a personal touch and excellent customer service. We apply our knowledge of the industry to help our clients achieve their financial goals.”

Matt will provide a written financial plan, and continued customer service for you with fees less than most banks.  We will take all of our expertise with stocks, bonds, mutual and segregated funds, insurance, and estate planning to present a comprehensive portfolio.  The Matt McGill Manulife Securities team will ensure that your portfolio is aligned with your family’s investment objectives.  Matt holds one of the largest books in regards to assets under management in the country within Manulife Securities. Manulife has a network network of more than 1,200 independent advisors across Canada enjoy the freedom to provide you with extensive solutions to help you invest for the future.

Contact Matt today to get your financial future planning started today.

Phone: 519.265.7000
Branch: 519-745-8500 &
Cell: 519.242.3460
Fax: 519.265.9111
Branch Fax: 519-745-8283
matt.mcgill@manulifesecurities.ca 

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Wayne Mizen

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Wayne Mizen

Financial Advisor - Manulife Securities Investment Services Inc.
Life Insurance Advisor - J. Wayne Mizen Insurance Agency Ltd.

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Maria McGill

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Maria McGill - PFP

Investment Advisor – Manulife Securities Incorporated
Life Insurance Advisor – Manulife Securities Insurance Inc.

 

With over 14 years in the Financial Services Industry Maria brings a wealth of knowledge and experience when it comes to working with clients to achieve their overall Financial Goals. Maria’s most recent role as the Business Development Manager at Manulife Bank gave her the opportunity to work with Investment Advisors in educating them and their clients on the value and importance of holistic planning to reach their clients’ Financial Goals. 

Maria’s focus is to understand each individual’s unique circumstance by looking at the overall financial picture including investments, insurance, debt management and banking as well as the short term and long term objectives and to put a plan in place to achieve those goals. Using a holistic planning approach we are able to ensure the clients portfolio is tailored to meet their individual needs taking into account their risk tolerance and investment objectives. 

One of Maria’s passions is education and continuous learning to ensure her clients are getting the most up to date information and the most cost-effective strategies in their portfolios. Our dedication to superior customer service and advice will ensure that client’s can reach their goals.

Maria has three girls and lives in Kitchener with her husband. Her personal interests include travelling, cooking and spending time with family

Branch: 519-265-7000
Branch Fax: 519-265-9111
maria.mcgill@manulifesecurities.ca


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Elena Palade

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Elena Palade

Executive Assistant - Manulife Securities Incorporated


Elena has been a loyal assistant to Matt for over 10 years.  She has a degree in engineering and brings over 30 years of finance experience with her.

Elena comes to Matt’s team from TD bank, where she was an account manager.  She has effectively managed Matt’s office behind the scenes and is an integral part of his team.

Phone: 519.265.7000
Fax: 519.265.9111
elena.palade@manulifesecurities.ca

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Emily McGough

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Emily McGough

Administrative Assistant, Manulife Securities Incorporated


Emily earned an Honours Degree in Political Science from Wilfrid Laurier University and is presently working towards completing the Canadian Securities Course. She has been in the industry since 2002, beginning her career with a major insurance and investment company. She brings with her exceptional problem solving skills and diverse expertise in investment products. Emily and her husband Chris reside in Erin with their two children.

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Adriana Costa

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Adriana Costa

OFFICE MANAGER, MANULIFE SECURITIES INSURANCE INC.



Adriana is a dedicated Office Manager ensuring the smooth operation of the Guelph/ Waterloo offices. She efficiently handles client inquiries, administrative affairs and broad support, overseeing budgeting, payroll and bookkeeping activities. Adriana has been in the industry for 7 + years.

Adriana lives in Kitchener with her husband and son and enjoys golfing, snowboarding and spending time with her family and friends.

Our wealth management approach


Providing the value of advice 

Markets are continually changing and understanding how or if it affects you can be overwhelming. That’s why the value of financial advice is more important now than ever before. We aim to help simplify investing, giving you added confidence in your financial decisions. 


Estate Planning & Tax Minimization

You’ve worked hard to build significant assets for yourself and your family — assets you want to protect, grow and pass on. 

  • Manage your banking and investments with personalized services tailored to your needs
  • Take an integrated approach with teams of financial planning, tax, estate, accounting and legal experts working for you
  • Develop and implement wealth management strategies based on your goals

Insurance & Wealth Protection

Insurance should be an essential part of every financial plan. Help protect your financial security, provide for your loved ones, and save money on travel health expenses. Protect the people you care about most with easy-to-understand insurance solutions that offer peace of mind and put precious time back where it belongs – in your hands.  We can provide educated advice and expertise in:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Travel Insurance


Investment Management

Whether saving for retirement, portfolio investing or planning your estate, we provide investment products to cover all stages of life.  We can help you:

  • Meet your personal wealth and business needs with comprehensive and integrated investment services
  • Support your wealth goals holistically through partnerships with key banking, private wealth and advisory services
  • Save, invest and grow your wealth with strategies based on your priorities now and as they change

Tailored Financial Planning

Find a simple, cost effective and tax efficient plan based on your unique situation. Specializing in complex and high net worth financial planning, we will help you keep your plan on track to  achieve your goals.  

Discretionary Portfolio Management

With Manulife Securities’ Advisor Managed Program, every aspect of managing your portfolio – including your investment strategy, researching investment opportunities, selecting securities to buy and at what price – is taken care of by your personal Portfolio Manager, a highly qualified financial professional.

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