Whether you’re already established or just beginning your career, we want to help you to discover career fulfilment as an investment advisor with RBC.

Through our connection to our parent company you’ll have the support of Canada’s leading wealth management firm including access to every RBC product, service and expert available, helping you to grow your business and expand your financial expertise.

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Diversity & Inclusion

RBC’s Diversity & Inclusion Vision: To be among the most inclusive and successful companies, putting diversity into action to help employees, clients and communities thrive. RBC believes Diversity & Inclusion is an engine for innovation and economic prosperity. By actively using our diversity, we better develop ideas and people, and ensure our company’s continued growth. We do this by creating opportunities that empower people to grow and achieve more. We seek out diverse perspectives, recognising the value of diversity of thought to challenge the status quo.

Diversity & Inclusion provides an opportunity for us to make a difference. Working together, we can meet new challenges, fuel innovation through diversity of thought, help create prosperity and make a positive impact in the workplace, on society and the economy. We learn from our experiences and the experiences of others.

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Empowering women to succeed

Gender Equality Cayman Pledge

RBC Dominion Securities Global Limited is proud to support the Gender Equality Cayman Pledge, which states:

We will create an environment in which people of all genders have equal opportunity to be hired, developed, promoted and fairly compensated. The management of our organization believes this is good business practice and makes sound commercial sense.

We will create an environment in which all genders are treated with equal respect, free from harassment, intimidation or discrimination.

We will establish and support a committee focused on gender equality matters and will value its work and its recommendations, consistent with international standards and best practice for gender diversity and inclusion.

We will support the advancement of gender equality in the Cayman Islands by responding with honesty and candor to gender equality related surveys and by encouraging our staff to respond.

We will draft, adopt and communicate to staff an Inclusion and Diversity Policy that has been reviewed by the Gender Equality Cayman committee for compliance with the Cayman Islands Gender Equality Law, other relevant local legislation and international best practice. We will strive to ensure that our policies and procedures conform to international standards and best practice for gender diversity and inclusion.

RBC Dominion Securities Global Limited is honored to hold a silver pledge sponsorship of Gender Equality Cayman.

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100 Women in Finance

All of our female employees of RBC Dominion Securities Global Limited are members of 100 Women in Finance. The local branch for the Caribbean is located in the Cayman Islands, but all of our staff in Grand Cayman, Bahamas and Barbados receive the benefits of being part of this peer to peer network for women in the financial industry.

Membership includes discounts on training and conferences, invites to local seminars and events; and opportunities to network, volunteer and mentor in the Cayman financial and wider international community.

100 Women in Finance’s more than 15,000 members strengthen the global finance industry by empowering women to achieve their professional potential at each career stage. Its members inspire, equip and advocate for a new generation of industry leadership, in which women and men serve as investment professionals and executives, equal in achievement and impact. Through Education, Peer Engagement and Impact, the organization furthers the progress of women who have chosen finance as a career, and enables their positive influence over pre-career young women.

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Female Investment Advisors

The advancement of women into senior roles is a key priority. We believe having the best talent on our side requires tapping into the complete talent pool. Hear from some of our female investment advisors:

Elyse’s path

As an aerospace engineer, Elyse found great success in her field, but also, knew she needed a change. Now, Elyse engineers strategic portfolios for her clients while enjoying her career as an investment advisor.


Yvonne’s Path

As a young immigrant to Canada, Yvonne learned that saving and smart investing would give her freedom. As an investment advisor with RBC Dominion Securities, she shares these same values with her clients and their families.


Violet’s path

Intrigued by the prospect of wealth management, Vi sought out a branch manager who helped her to understand the importance of having more women in investment advisor roles. Now, she provides guidance to her clients on everything from investing to entrepreneurship.


Kathi’s path

Fostering prosperous relationships with her clients fuels Kathi’s fire to succeed as an investment advisor. After working in banking at Royal Trust and other financial institutions, Kathi joined RBC Dominion Securities and found her fit.

Michèle’s path

As a research associate, Michèle was already on her way to becoming an investment advisor. After partnering with her uncle, Michèle has successfully built a business that helps her clients plan their financial future, while honouring her uncle’s legacy.


Michelle’s Path

From babysitting, to waitressing, to academics, Michelle excelled in a wide variety of careers. Her determination and drive has helped her weather personal and economic storms, while building a successful career with RBC.


Your Competitive Advantage

Build your local business with the support of Canada’s leading wealth management firm.

If you are dedicated to building the best wealth management business you can, we invite you to consider the advantages RBC Dominion Securities offers over the competition. As a result of the firm’s focus on client and advisor satisfaction, we have welcomed hundreds of established advisors from other firms who want to be a part of our success.

Branch management & relationships

As managers, we treat our advisors like our clients. An RBC Dominion Securities manager is an ally who helps your business grow and prosper. We work closely with Marketing, Compliance and Risk Management, Digital Media, Private and Retail Banking amongst other colleagues to provide you with the tools you need to succeed.

Expert head office support
  • Portfolio Advisory Group – A dedicated team of fixed-income portfolio advisors who support only RBC Dominion Securities advisors
  • The Fixed-Income Trading Group of fixed-income product and trading specialists provide trade support, execution services and advice on portfolios and individual issues within Canadian and international fixed-income markets
  • Financial Planning Software Solutions – Financial planners with software expertise assist with creating financial plans for clients
  • Business Development & Marketing – A team of marketing professionals and consultants help advisors create websites, design marketing materials and build prospecting lists
  • High-Net-Worth Planning – Specialists help you address your ultra-high-net-worth clients’ most complex tax, estate and financial planning concerns
  • Managed Solutions Group – Experts on our suite of managed investment products and wealth management solutions advise on research, asset allocation and portfolio construction
  • Business Application Specialists – On-site application trainers help you learn and maximize efficiencies within our suite of business applications and tools
Practice management

One-on-one consulting to help established investment practices break through to the next level of success, transform from transactional to fee-based business or adopt a holistic wealth management approach.

RBC trust factor & partnership

RBC is Canada’s largest financial institution based on market capitalization (as of April 30, 2019), wealth manager (Strategic Insight, Fall 2019) and asset manager (Investment Fund Institute of Canada, March 2019). As one of Canada’s most valuable brands, instantly recognizable worldwide, RBC also helps open doors with prospective clients. Locally, we enjoy an excellent relationship with our RBC partners, working together on client service and referrals. You get the backing of Canada’s leading bank, with the freedom to build your business.

Guided portfolio process

Our Guided Portfolio investment management process is the envy of the industry. Our Canadian equity focus list has consistently outperformed the benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index – since 1999.(1)

Unified managed account

Part of our industry-leading suite of managed investment solutions, the A+ Unified Managed Account (UMA) enables you to apply RBC’s proven top-down investment strategy to a portfolio of internal and third-party manager models, recommended mutual funds, RBC private pools and select Exchange-Traded Funds(ETFs) – all in one account.

Discretionary management

Our Private Investment Management program allows qualified advisors to provide discretionary portfolio management services, enabling them to compete directly with boutique private investment management firms. While other firms struggle to grow this type of program, RBC Dominion Securities advisors now manage over $100 billion in this fashion.

Financial strength to support your business

We are by far the largest IIROC-registered firm in Canada, enabling us to reinvest in our business and technology.(2)

#1 Bank-owned dealer, 2019 Investment Executive report card

RBC Dominion Securities ranked #1 in the 2019 Investment Executive Brokerage Report Card for the 13th consecutive year. The firm ranked #1 in 32/34 categories for which a rating was calculated, including #1 overall.

Take the next step…contact us.

For more information about a career as an Investment Advisor or Portfolio Manager with RBC Dominion Securities Global Limited:

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The possibilities are endless. The choices are yours.

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(1)Source: Canadian Focus List Performance Profile, Portfolio Advisory Group, RBC Wealth Management, December 31, 2019.

(2)Based on Assets Under Administration (AUA). Source: Retail Brokerage and Distribution Report – Canada, Fall 2019, Strategic Insight.