Raintree Wealth Management.
Disciplined, Long-Term Thinking. Prudent Portfolio Design.
The portfolios we construct at Raintree Wealth Management are intended to represent the foundation of our clients’ wealth. With that in mind, our first priority is always the preservation of capital. Our process examines multiple sources of risk that may impact your portfolio. We incorporate progressive strategies with the goal of providing smooth returns and a safeguard against large losses. Most importantly, the time we spend learning about your unique preferences and circumstances ensures that our portfolio recommendations match your level of comfort.
Disciplined, Long-term Thinking
We know that having the patience to remain committed to a long-term financial portfolio can be tough. The amount of information that you are bombarded with daily can cloud your thoughts, feelings and decisions. The worst part is that most of this information has little value and results in short-term thinking. Raintree Wealth Management takes a long-term perspective. We focus on the information that matters while ignoring what doesn’t. The result is an ability to face portfolio construction and difficult investing decisions with logic rather than emotion.
Raintree Wealth Management has selected certain Institutional Canadian Investment Managers to execute the investment plan we set with each of our clients. Our investment managers bring a breadth of talent and experience to bear in each of their respective specialties.
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Founded in 2017, Raintree Capital Inc. is the parent company of Raintree Wealth Management, Raintree Financial Solutions and Raintree Corporate Finance. Raintree Financial Solutions was established in 2010 by a dedicated group of partners to provide private investment opportunities to Canadians. To date, Raintree Financial Solutions has placed over $700,000,000* into alternative investments and has referred over $350,000,000 to Portfolio Managers through its network of Private Wealth Advisors. In an effort to provide a more holistic investing experience to clients, Raintree Wealth Management was built to manage traditional, publicly-traded portfolios.
Raintree Wealth Management provides the next level of service to clients by building on the values, foundations and principles established by Raintree Financial Solutions. Designed for clients with a minimum of $100,000 of investable assets, Raintree Wealth Management offers clients what we believe is the highest standard of investment management.
*Assets under administration as of April 1, 2017
In the News
Globe and Mail- Wealthy investors’ outlook, from ‘meh’ to ‘starting to get nervous’
Peter Kinkaide, CEO of Raintree Wealth Management, spoke with the Globe and Mail about encouraging investors to make changes to their asset mix heading into 2018. Read the article here.
Financial Post- How investors can prepare for lower equity returns and the end of the bull market
Greg Bainbridge, the CIO of Raintree Wealth Management, was featured in the Financial Post. Read the full article here.
Investment Executive – Raintree Introduces New Portfolio Management Arm
“Historically, we’ve partnered with third-party portfolio managers,” says Kinkaide, “but now we’re entering into the business directly as a portfolio manager as well.” Read the full article here.
Wealth Professional – From industry outsider to industry leader
Greg Bainbridge, CIO of Raintree Wealth Management, was featured in Wealth Professional. Read the full article here.
Globe and Mail – Is your portfolio ready for a sharp correction?
Peter Kinkaide, CEO of Raintree Wealth Management, was featured in the Globe Advisor. Read the full article here.
No, Raintree Wealth Management does not hold client assets. All client assets are held with a third party custodian, National Bank Correspondant Network (“NBCN”).
Raintree Wealth Management is currently registered in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario.
Portfolio Management is the sole focus of Raintree Wealth Management. However, a wide variety of investment and insurance solutions are available through Raintree Financial Solutions and its business partners.
The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the raintreewm.com website. Please note that when you access any external links, they may have different privacy policies specific to those sites. We encourage you to read all applicable privacy policies.
As an organization that collects, uses and discloses personal information, Raintree Wealth Management is subject to the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Document Act (or by similar laws in the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia and Québec), effective January 1st, 2004. In complying with these laws, it is important that Raintree Wealth Management provide you with information so that you may fully understand the purposes for which your personal information is collected.
What Personal Information Do We Gather From Those Who Visit Our Site?
When you visit our website, you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose, and information that we automatically collect as you browse our website.
Information You Voluntarily Submit
We collect and store any information you enter on our website, or provide to us in offline contacts we have with you. Information is collected from visitors to the website in the following areas:
Email Forms – If you use our email forms, we will generally ask you to provide contact information.
Surveys – At times, you may be asked to complete survey questions that appear on the website.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
When you browse our website, you and your web browser may also transmit information that we automatically collect. We do log your IP address (the Internet address of your computer), the web pages you visit and the time of your visit, and other click-stream data. This information may be combined with other personal information you have provided. The only other type of information automatically provided to us is the type of computer, operating system and browser you are using. This information is provided by your browser, which we us to improve the performance of our site.
We may also place small data files, called “cookies,” in the browser file of your computer’s hard drive. These cookies automatically identify your browser to our server whenever you interact with the website. We use the cookies to record website statistics. Most browsers automatically accept the cookies, but you usually can change your browser setting to prevent the acceptance of cookies. Certain web pages may not function properly if you choose not to accept cookies.
How We Use Your Personal Information
We use your personal information to communicate with you, if and when necessary, in connection with your use of our website, to respond to your questions, or to send you material and information you request. We may use your information to:
Consider your suggestions
Possibly respond directly to you for clarification
Process your request for materials if you make one
Try to and answer your questions if you ask them
We may also use your website information in order to help diagnose problems with our site. We may use all information we collect to analyze statistical use patterns and demographic data (basically, where our visitors come from and what demographic characteristics they have) and to improve our site to better serve our customers. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers, and to administer our website. Your IP address is used to help identify you to gather broad demographic information.
Information Given via Conversation, Direct Email or Through the Investment Process
Over the course of your relationship with Raintree Wealth Management and your Advising Representative, personal information will be collected in order to administer your account. This information typically includes your financial information, net worth, income and investment objectives, in addition to your current investments, banking information and your social insurance number.
Purposes of Collection
Information of a personal nature allows us to meet our regulatory duty to “know our client” and act in your best interests in recommending the purchase or sale of investments on your behalf. It also allows us to report to you and administer your account in a manner that complies with regulations.
Disclosing Your Personal Information To Others
Raintree Wealth Management respects your privacy. We protect your personal information and adhere to all privacy regulations. We do not rent, sell, or trade our mailing lists. The information you provide will be used to deliver services and to keep you informed and up to date on the activities of Raintree Wealth Management.
At times, Raintree Wealth Management may be required to provide this information to investment manufacturers and trust companies as well as securities and other regulators or law enforcement agencies. In particular, Raintree Wealth Management is regulated by various securities commissions in Canada. These regulators may require access to the personal information of current and former clients, employees, agents, directors, officers, partners and others that has been collected or used by Raintree Wealth Management. Regulators collect, use or disclose such personal information for regulatory purposes, including:
Surveillance of trading-related activity,
Sales and financial compliance review and other regulatory audits,
Investigation of potential regulatory and statutory violations,
Enforcement or disciplinary proceedings,
Information-sharing with securities regulatory authorities, regulated Marketplaces and law enforcement agencies in any jurisdiction in connection with any of the above.
Please note: Raintree Wealth Management must decline to accept or administer an account if you do not consent to collection, use or disclosure of personal information for these purposes. Therefore, by maintaining your account with Raintree Financial Solutions, you have impliedly consented to our collecting, using and disclosing your personal information in the limited manner described above.
Since we are committed to your privacy and security, we have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to attempt to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online and through more direct contact. However, please remember that no transmission of data over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us or from us, and you do so at your own risk.
The activation of certain links on this website may, under certain circumstances, cause the user to leave the Raintree Financial Solutions website. Raintree Financial Solutions has not reviewed all the sites linked to the Raintree Wealth Management website and accepts no responsibility for the contents thereof or for any products, services or other offers available on them. The inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement by Raintree Wealth Management. This also applies to websites that offer links to the Raintree Wealth Management website. Furthermore, explicit prior authorization must always be obtained for a link leading from an external website to the Raintree Wealth Management website.
Raintree Wealth Management Inc. is a participating firm of the Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (“OBSI”). For more information about the OBSI, please visit www.obsi.ca. The investments sold by Raintree Wealth Management are not guaranteed and are not covered by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation or by any other government deposit insurer.
There can be no assurances that the investment will be able to maintain its net acquisition value or to produce projected income. Investment values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.
Using borrowed money to finance the purchase of securities involves greater risk than a purchase using cash resources only. If you borrow money to purchase securities, your responsibility to repay the loan and pay interest as required by its terms remains the same if the value of the securities purchased declines.
References on this website to third party goods or services should not be regarded as an endorsement of these goods or services. By accessing any of the links provided you will be leaving this site. Raintree Wealth Management is not responsible for the information contained on these websites.
This web site is intended for Canadian residents only and the information contained herein is subject to change without notice. This Website does not constitute an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such offer or solicitation.
This web site is for general information only and is not intended to provide specific personalized advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting or tax advice. Please consult an appropriate professional regarding your particular circumstances.