Kathy Findlay, BA (Econ), MA (Econ), CIM

Vice-President & Portfolio Manager

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Kathy joined RBC Dominion Securities in July 2002 after the firm purchased the small Vancouver-based investment dealer where she was a principal. She has worked in the securities industry since 1996, managing Canadian and US equity, fixed income and money market portfolios, for both institutions and high net worth individuals. Kathy specializes in the needs of incorporated professionals. Her knowledge of the markets and her dedication to providing excellent customer service aid her in understanding and satisfying the requirements of her clients.

She believes in developing a trust with her clients that can only be achieved through a disciplined, consistent approach to investing that is based on sound fundamentals. Kathy prides herself at being proactive in ensuring that her clients find the right professional to help them with all of their financial needs. Kathy's experience as a Director and Compliance Officer within the industry demonstrates a strong level of integrity and honesty.

Prior to entering the securities industry, Kathy spent five years in Ottawa as an analyst specializing in Business, Trade and the National Economic and Financial Accounts. Kathy received her Master of Arts degree in Economics and Quantitative Statistics from McMaster University in 1990 and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from UBC in 1988. Kathy earned the Canadian Investment Manager (CIM) designation in 2012, and she believes strongly in further educating herself throughout her career.

Kathy is a native of the Vancouver area with a keen interest in sailboat racing, biking and skiing. Kathy's husband Jeff Buder is the CPGA Class A Professional. Kathy and Jeff have a daughter, Lily and a son, Finlay.

Matthew Kidwell

Associate Advisor

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Matt Kidwell is an Associate Advisor who joined us from RBC Phillips, Hager & North Investment Counsel where he worked as an Associate for just over three years. He is a CFA Level Two candidate, and has a passion for markets and wealth planning. Matt was born in Langley and grew up playing soccer for the Whitecaps and Canadian Youth National Team. Thereafter, he completed his BBA (Finance) from the University of the Fraser Valley and played on the varsity soccer team. In Matt’s spare time, he enjoys watching soccer, attending boxing classes and hiking.

Jacky Jiang


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Jacky Jiang is an Associate and joins us from RGF Wealth Management (formally known as the Rogers Group). He graduated from BCIT with a diploma in Financial Planning and is currently working in the evenings on his Bachelor of Accounting from BCIT. He is fascinated with the financial industry and its ongoing innovation. Jacky grew up in Vancouver and in his spare time enjoys learning about Asian cultures and languages and traveling to Asian countries to experience it.