Why You Should Become a CIRI Member
The Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI)
strives to contribute to the transparency and integrity of the Canadian
capital markets by advancing the practice of investor relations, the
professional competency of its members and the stature of the
CIRI members are kept
abreast of regulatory changes as well as trends and best practices in
IR. CIRI provides quality educational programs, networking
opportunities, a wealth of information and research, as well as
professional certification. Members report an 89% satisfaction rate with CIRI National/Chapter professional development sessions and a 95% satisfaction rate with the CIRI's Annual Investor Relations Conference.
Be Informed. Be Connected. Be Current. Be a Member.
Anthony Ostler is the Senior Vice President, Investor Relations,
reporting to the CFO of Manulife Financial. As part of Manulife's
Management Committee, Anthony acts as the Company’s primary liaison with
the investment community, and has a strong interface with the Executive
Committee. Anthony joined Manulife in 2010 from Canaccord Financial
Inc. where he held the position of SVP, Enterprise Information and Risk
Management. Included in his tenure with Canaccord, he was the Senior
Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications during which he
successfully led an equity IPO road show as well as developing and
launching an investor relations program noted for its excellent
disclosure. Prior to Canaccord, Anthony was with the Royal Bank of
Canada within the Corporate Treasury group and additionally held the
position of Senior Manager, Investor Relations. Anthony holds a B.A. in
History from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from Richard
Ivey School of Business, UWO. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst with
the CFA Institute and a Certified Financial Risk Manager with the Global
Association of Risk Professionals. Over the years Anthony has conducted
an extensive amount of volunteer work and fundraising in support of the
community, professional associations, including CIRI, and educational
institutions. He is the current Chair of the Ivey Alumni Association
Board and an active leader for Manulife's Toronto United Way campaign.
What another members has to say.
CIRI membership is all about networking, connections, sharing,... It’s about all the intangibles we need to do our job the right way. For these reasons, maintaining my membership is not even a question!
CIRI Membership Bundles
CIRI has created several different membership bundles. All bundles include a National membership with chapter dues and each bundle is packaged with different CIRI resources.
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Refer a Friend Program
Any current member who refers a new member to CIRI will receive a $100.00 credit valid for the calendar year it was issued in.
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Three-for-One New Member Program for Vendors and Consultants
Recruit three new individuals to join CIRI and receive either a free new CIRI membership or a refund of an existing membership.
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