The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

November 11, 2014 15:00 ET

The Economic Club of Canada Presents the Third Annual Financial Literacy Panel

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 11, 2014) - The Economic Club of Canada, in association with Financial Literacy Month, presents its third annual Financial Literacy panel. Young people across the nation need to understand the basics of finance and personal money management. The global financial crisis has impacted financial institutions, businesses, and families all over the world. It is more important now than ever that we educate our next generation of leaders to become financially literate. Join our panel of industry experts and Jr. Economic Club students as they discuss the advances in financial literacy and the current initiatives underway to ensure that all Canadians are financially literate

What: Expert panel to discuss financial literacy education and personal money management at the third annual Economic Club signature event.
Joanne De Laurentiis, President and CEO, the Investment Funds Institute of Canada
Brigitte Goulard, Deputy Commissioner, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
Michelle Michalak, Head of Financial Literacy, Visa Canada
Terry Campbell, President, Canadian Bankers Association
Tom Reid, Senior Vice-President Group Retirement Services, Sun Life Financial Canada
Jr. Economic Club Students
Where: The Marriot Downtown Eaton Centre
525 Bay Street, Toronto, ON
When: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
7:45 a.m. - 9 a.m.

About the Economic Club of Canada: Since 2003, the Economic Club of Canada has earned a prestigious reputation as this country's podium of record. Uniquely positioned as a national non-partisan organization capable of staging events across the country, our mission is to bring our members and guests face-to-face with the most influential leaders of our time. Each year more than 100 policy makers and business leaders approach the Economic Club of Canada to make keynote addresses allowing the opportunity for guests to pose questions, direct and unfiltered. Membership is open to all who share a passion for great issues of the day. For more information, or to become a member visit:

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  • For more information please contact:
    Economic Club of Canada
    Stefani Lecker
    Director of Communications