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EF-FEC-TIVE [adj] : producing a result that is wanted

Effective Investing. Tailor made for you.

When you choose Foster & Associates, we work for you, not the banks or other issuers.
As a passionately independent boutique investment firm, Foster & Associates has the freedom to explore solutions that are outside of the box. We aren't tied a list of specifically approved stocks, or related party investments and mutual funds. We tailor your portfolio to you for the most effective solutions – no robo-advisors here!
Through our independent team of experienced Investment Advisors, we offer both individual advisory services and portfolio management.
We listen to what you want to achieve and then we show you the most effective ways to reach your goals. Our personalized and responsive service means that we're just a phone call or email away.

“I have always had confidence in Foster to help me successfully navigate the market’s ups and downs, and they haven’t let me down.”

Client since 1997




Effective means
making your money work for you.

We want to take your investing to the next level. At Foster, we have experienced financial advisors that can help you invest effectively, with everything from blue-chip investing to small-cap Canadian equities and private placements. No matter what you're looking for, we're confident we have an advisor that will suit your investment style.
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Effective means
using the right tools to do the job.

When you put yourself in the hands of our Portfolio Management Team, you get more than just a mirroring of index performance. We are always on the lookout for the next secular trend. We use a rigourous security selection process combined with disciplined risk management. We also provide alternative investment and foreign market expertise.
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Foster & Associates is an independent employee-owned firm.

The company is a Participating Organization of the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V), as well a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF) and the Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC). Foster & Associates uses NBCN Inc., a division of National Bank Financial and part of the National Bank of Canada Group, as their carrying broker.
Our Head Office is located in the heart of Toronto's Financial District. In addition to Ontario, the firm is a registered investment dealer in the provinces of Quebec, British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba and Nova Scotia.

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