Greg Walker

Director, Capital Markets and Strategic Relationships

Greg Walker is Director, Capital Markets and Strategic Relationships at BMO Global Asset Management. Before re-joining BMO, Walker was head of institutional ETF sales for Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. and global head of ETF distribution at RBC Capital Markets. He also served as executive vice-president and head of institutional and national accounts at Evolve ETFs and was head of iShares business development at BlackRock Asset Management Canada. Greg started his career at Bank of Montreal and has held various investment roles including high yield debt analyst and portfolio manager in a fixed income investment management group specializing in credit risk assets. Mr. Walker earned an HBA in economics and financial management from Wilfrid Laurier University. He is a CFA® charterholder and has held positions on a number of investment industry boards, including the Buy-Side Investment

Management Association (BIMA) and the board of Women in Capital Markets.

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Day 1: May 12, 2022

Day 2: May 13, 2022

11:00 am

11:00 am

INDUSTRY EXPERT: ACTIVE INVESTMENT

How ETFs Can be Used to Diversity and Mitigate Risk

Spotting and responding to risk is even more vital now as continued cycles of Covid-19 create economic risks. Be vigilant to address new risks and opportunities as they emerge. Create an action plan to:

  • Develop a robust asset allocation across all regions and industries
  • Build a defensive growth portfolio to compound returns
  • Generate stable returns to maintain your mandate

Mitigate your risk exposure through better constructed portfolios