AWARD-WINNING BUSINESS

The Yanke Wealth Management Group has been recognized for its excellence on a national level within National Bank Financial on numerous occasions.  Lance has been a perennial member of National Bank Financial’s President’s Club since 2002 and has often been a member of the prestigious Presidents Council though those years.  Lance has been one of three finalists nationally for Investment Advisor of the Year, and has also been a national finalist for Portfolio Management Excellence. 

The Yanke Wealth Management Group continually strives to improve their approach to the client experience and to the process of Wealth Management.  Well respected within the firm and the industry as a whole, the Yanke Wealth Management Group’s commitment to excellence is evidenced through their consistent and disciplined delivery of investment and financial advice for clients.

External organizations regularly pay tribute to the achievements of National Bank and its subsidiaries and the competency of its employees.

#1 Bank in North America

National Bank Financial Group is the top-ranked bank in North America in terms of financial strength, according to Bloomberg’s list of The World’s Strongest Banks, May 2011.

National Bank Financial Group: Employer of choice!

These accomplishments reflect the trust of Financial Group’s customers and the engagement of its employees, and come in the wake of several distinctions awarded, including:

  • 50 Best Employers in Canada for 2012 and 2011 (Hewitt Associates)
  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers (Mediacorp Canada)
  • 10 most admired corporate cultures in Canada for Quebec and Atlantic  Canada (Waterstone Human Capital)
  • Best Employers in the Greater Toronto Area 2011 (Hewitt Associates)
  • Montreal’s top employers for 2011.


February 2011 - Canadian Lipper Fund Awards

Lipper Awards were received in the following categories:

  • Best Mixed Assets Fund Group (3-year period);
  • Canadian Focused Small/Mid CapEquity (5-year period) for the National Bank Small Cap Fund;
  • Global Equity Balanced (5-year period) for the National Bank Growth Managed Portfolio.


December 2010 – IFIC Investor Education Award 16th annual Canadian InvestmentAwards

National Bank recognized for its retirement education and awareness program.