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The 4th Annual Brookfield RPS Property Summit

On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015, we held our 4th Annual Brookfield RPS Property Summit at One King West in Toronto.  We were delighted to host 135 senior representatives from Canada’s residential real estate industry, including leaders from the banks, mortgage lenders and insurers, as well as other industry stakeholders.  These leaders came together for a thought-provoking and insightful discussion focused on residential real estate and mortgage industry trends and issues.  

The summit featured a cast of the best speakers in our industry, including:

  • Keynote Address:  The Honourable Joe Oliver, Federal Minister of Finance
  • Economic Panel: Stéfane Marion, Chief Economist and Strategist at National Bank; Derek Burleton, Vice President and Deputy Chief Economist at TD Bank; Craig Wright, Senior Vice President & Chief Economist at RBC; and Benjamin Tal, Deputy Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets  (Moderator:  Dave Lacey, CEO at Brookfield RPS)
  • Consumer Risk Analysis Panel: Michael Hsu, Vice President at Ipsos Reid; Jason Wang, Director of Research and Industry Analysis at TransUnion; and Cristian deRitis, Senior Director at Moody’s Analytics  (Moderator:  Finn Poschmann, Vice President of Policy at C.D. Howe)
  • Mortgage Insurance Underwriting Panel: Romy Bowers, Deputy Chief Risk Officer at CMHC; Curtis Gergley-Garner, Chief Risk Officer at Canada Guaranty; and Craig Sweeney, Chief Risk Officer and Senior Vice President at Genworth Canada  (Moderator:  Katherine Rivington, Vice President, Canadian Consumer Risk at BMO Financial Group)

To watch a short video featuring highlights from this event, please see below:

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