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Macquarie Group (Macquarie) is a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services.
Macquarie’s main business focus is making returns by providing a diversified range of services to clients. Macquarie acts on behalf of institutional, corporate and retail clients and counterparties around the world.
Active in Canada since the late 1990s, today we have more than 400 professionals located in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Calgary and Winnipeg. Macquarie’s activities in Canada include specialized asset management, advisory and capital markets, financial markets and lending.
Macquarie Group Limited is listed in Australia (ASX:MQG; ADR:MQBKY) and is regulated by APRA, the Australian banking regulator, as the owner of Macquarie Bank Limited, an authorized deposit taker. Macquarie also owns a bank in the UK, Macquarie Bank International, which is regulated by the FSA. Macquarie’s activities are also subject to scrutiny by other regulatory agencies around the world.
As an owner and manager of significant community assets, Macquarie works closely with governments around the world to deliver important services including transport, roads, airports and utilities. Specialist funds which manage these assets contributed approximately 12 per cent of Macquarie’s total underlying operating income for the year ended 30 September 2009.
Macquarie’s approach to risk management is long-standing. Strong risk management practices are embedded in business unit management with central oversight of credit, market, funding, compliance and operational risk. These, together with committed, quality staff are key drivers of Macquarie’s success.
Founded in 1969, Macquarie operates in more than 70 office locations in 28 countries. Macquarie employed approximately 12,700 people and had assets under management of $A216 billion at 30 September 2009.