Yves Rebetez, CFA

From a start in Universal Banking with his native Switzerland’s largest Bank – UBS, Yves’ career in finance most recently saw him on the frontlines of the Exchange Traded Funds industry in Canada, with ETFinsight, a website dedicated to the Canadian ETF industry he launched in 2012.

Prior to ETFinsight, Yves was a Vice President (ETFs and Structured Products) with RBC Dominion Securities, and before that a member of the fir’s Portfolio Advisory Group, assisting Investment Advisors with their needs related to Canadian Equities research, as well as portfolio construction. Yves earlier involvement with Credit Suisse Canada in Toronto included the Management of Institutional Fixed Income Portfolios, as well as work related to International equities selection for the firm’s High Net Worth clients.

An ETFs and Closed End Funds specialist, Yves represented CETFA at Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee (CIFSC) meetings, was frequently quoted in the Canadian Financial Press on the topic of ETFs, and had the opportunity to participate in numerous industry events in a variety of roles. Yves also contributed articles related to the industry and its fast paced product rollout and application in several publications including the Financial Post, Investment Executive, and its French sister publication Finance Investissements.