About BMO Nesbitt Burns
Who we are
Nesbitt Burns is a core part of the success of BMO Financial Group. We
have an extensive network of approximately 1,300 Investment Advisors at
76 branches across Canada. Our technology, products, research and
relationship with the bank set standards in Canada and in the global
BMO is Canada’s oldest bank, founded in 1817.
The origins of BMO Nesbitt Burns’ predecessor firms date back to 1912.
In 1987, BMO Bank of Montreal acquired Nesbitt Thomson, then one of
Canada’s oldest and most respected investment houses. In 1994, BMO Bank
of Montreal also acquired Burns Fry, one of the largest dealers of
Canadian equities and debt securities. Nesbitt Thomson and Burns Fry
then merged to become BMO Nesbitt Burns.
What we do
a member of BMO Financial Group and part of the organization’s Private
Client Group, BMO Nesbitt Burns has the expertise to manage the most
sophisticated wealth needs. Our skilled and knowledgeable Investment
Advisors, coupled with our wealth advisory services and industry-leading
solutions, help our clients build and protect wealth.
firm has always had an unwavering belief in the power of the
client-advisor relationship. We focus on meeting the needs of individual
investors through a customized approach to wealth management. Our
Investment Advisors can draw upon the full depth and breadth of the BMO
Financial Group to provide clients with an integrated and
multidisciplinary wealth management solution. This includes all aspects
of managing, protecting and transferring wealth, such as investments,
insurance, tax efficiency, estate planning, retirement planning, cash
management, planned giving, trusts and wills.