Jaime Purvis

Executive Vice President,

Horizons ETFs

About Jaime

As executive vice president at Horizons ETFs, Jaime Purvis is responsible for developing and maintaining key relationships in the retail investor channel through the Canadian investment dealers, both regarding their investment advisor forces and the self-directed distribution channels. Additionally, he runs special projects, including relationships with managed asset and discretionary management programs operated by the investment dealers. As an educational specialist, Mr. Purvis is integral in implementing and delivering educational campaigns for Horizons ETFs, such as the acclaimed Horizons ETF University series. In December 2015, he was assigned management of the Global Institutional Sales Group program for Horizons ETFs. A Queen's University graduate, with an honours degree in political science, he has been with Horizons ETFs and predecessor firms since 1995.

Jaime's Videos

It's no secret that navigating fixed income investing can be tricky. From bonds to preferred shares, complex structures, and lack of trading accessibility can make finding investment grade fixed income vehicles a time-consuming task. Join Jaime Purvis, executive vice president, Institutional Sales, at Horizons ETFs to learn how exchange traded funds (ETFs) can be a smart and simple tool to access diversified exposure to income generating investments. Learn how passive investing differs from active management in this space and how different fixed income asset classes can help or hinder your portfolio.
Interested in ETF investing but don't know where to begin? Jaime Purvis, executive vice president at Horizons ETFs will walk you through everything you need to know about ETF investing, including what exactly an exchange traded fund is, how ETFs differ from mutual funds, the benefits of using ETFs, and trading and investing strategies.
Despite volatility in markets around the world, 2017 turned out to be another big year for the Canadian ETF industry, with billions of dollars of inflows and a herd of new market participants. This discussion will look at some key trends to keep an eye on in the new year.

A synopsis of the Canadian ETF Market: Size, Growth, Trends, & the Future. Are all ETFs the same? A review of the different types of ETFs available in Canada and how they are applied to portfolios. What do you need to know about ETFs? How do they work in your portfolio?