Where has the time gone? We’re just a few days away from Christmas and a few more from saying goodbye to 2017. I, for one, love this time of year. I love seeing my children’s excitement at 6 am on Christmas day, how involved my wife gets in decorating and preparing for the various gatherings, and the good times we enjoy with family and friends.
As with every year, 2017 had its share of triumphs, but has not passed without a list of unfortunate global occurrences we wish we could have prevented. Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, take this time and focus on the positives in your life, and perhaps do a little to help those less fortunate. Turn off your computer, let errands and responsibilities simmer, and spend this time with those you love, as it will prove to be the best investment you’ve ever made.
Early this December, I celebrated 20 years in this wonderful industry. I have learned a lot from so many of you and for that I am most grateful. I’d like to thank the thousands of clients at Harbourfront for entrusting our advisors with their financial matters, as well as our advisors, portfolio managers, and various personnel in our branches across the country. At head office in Vancouver, I’d like to thank our senior executives, our branch managers, our compliance department, operations, accounting, IT, HR, Investment Committee and the documentation team who work tirelessly to support our advisors and their clients.
From my family to yours, I wish you the very best this holiday season, and a happy, healthy and prosperous 2018.
Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, Happy Hanukkah, Happy New Year!
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Daniel Popescu CFP, CIM, FMA, FCSI
President & CEO
MNP Tower, 3100-1021 West Hastings St.
Vancouver, BC V6E 0C3
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