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Colin McMichael-Bilodeau

Investment Advisor

Tel: 416-359-6847

Colin McMichael-Bilodeau

1 First Canadian Place
40th Floor
Toronto, ON
M5X 1H3

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Our Partners

Stéphane Rochon
​Vice-President and Managing Director
Head of Private Client Research

Before joining the BMO team, Stéphane was Director and U.S. Research Product Manager in Credit Suisse's Equity Research department in New York. As part of that role, he was responsible for approving and coordinating new stock and sector initiations as well as thematic research reports.
Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 2004, he spent six years working with RBC Dominion Securities in Toronto.
Sté​phane is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds and MBA from McGill University.


Richard Belley
Vice-President, Managing Director and Fixed Income Strategist

Richard has been involved with Fixed Income and Interest Rate Derivative markets for over 21 years, including seven years in direct sales and trading. Early in his career, Richard worked as an interest rate Futures and Options institutional representative for BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and an international bank advising national and international clients. This was followed by a three-year period as a provincial and municipal trader for the Private Client Division of BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc.
In 2001, Richard participated in the launch of the newly created Portfolio Services Group within the Private Client Division to provide a low-cost alternative for management of fixed income portfolios for high net worth individuals and institutional clients. Richard has been actively managing fixed income portfolios for more than 10 years. He is a CFA Charterholder and a registered portfolio manager. In 2011, Richard assumed the role of Fixed Income Strategist for the Private Client Division of BMO Nesbitt Burns and is a member of the Investment Strategy Committee.

Luigi DiPede
Canadian Equity Specialist Equity Specialist

Luigi brings over 10 years of experience in the investment industry as an Equity Research Associate at BMO Capital Markets, focusing on a variety of Canadian sectors and stocks. Part of that time was also spent as an Investment Banking Associate covering the technology, media and telecommunication sectors. Prior to joining BMO Capital Markets in 2003, Luigi spent four years developing innovative semiconductor solutions at Cogency Semiconductor and Gennum Corporation.
In his current role as an Equity Specialist, Luigi provides investment advice and commentary, working with Investment Advisors to develop customized portfolios for retail clients. Luigi is a CFA charterholder and holds an MBA and MASc from the University of Toronto.

Dennis Fong
Mutual Funds Specialist,Investment Funds Research

Dennis brings over 14 years of experience in the investment industry with progressive analytical roles in Equity Research, Institutional Sales and Servicing, and Investment Fund Research. Dennis joined BMO in 2007 as an Investment Fund Analyst, assisting the CIO in manager oversight and performance reporting, conducting various research projects, and providing in-depth quantitative and qualitative analysis on internal external funds.  Prior to BMO, Dennis worked at Franklin Templeton Institutional where he was responsible for both quantitative analysis and reporting on the institutional product platform, and also assisted the SVP on conducting research analysis for white papers and presentations.
In his role of Analyst, Investment Fund Research, Dennis is responsible for conducting detailed reviews of portfolios, mutual funds, ETFs, alternative strategies, segregated funds, and providing independent advice using the industry’s most advanced evaluation tools. Dennis is also responsible for building and maintaining the Mutual Fund and ETF Model Portfolios.  As a member of the Portfolio, Action & Research Team, he also works with the team to build on their strengths, identify and act on growth opportunities, and develop superior investment strategies and solutions for your clients. Dennis earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from The Schulich School of Business at York University.

Brett M Burke
Senior Wealth Planning Consultant

Brett counsels high net worth families, executives and entrepreneurs on Wealth Planning solutions, helping to articulate their wealth aspirations at any stage. He provides support to his BMO colleagues as part of an integrated wealth planning team level. Drawing on extensive financial services expertise and passion for planning, Brett helps clients articulate and understand their unique objectives for accumulated wealth. Employing a consistent, conservative value-add approach, Brett takes the time to truly understand what goals our clients want to achieve and create an innovative and tailored solutions for every client and their family.
Brett joined BMO Nesbitt Burns in 2011, prior to that, he worked at several major investment management firms. He joined the financial services industry after retiring from a rewarding and successful 20 year career in the Canadian Military.
Brett has been in the financial services industry for over 16 years and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ® designation, Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) and Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) designations.