Jaime E. Carrasco CFP
Investment Advisor, Blackmont Capital
Guest Contributor, Financial Sense Market Commentator
Mr. Carrasco also contributes to Market Observations
Jaime Carrasco, CFP is an Investment Advisor with Macquarie Private Wealth in Toronto. He has over 20 years' experience in the investment industry, having worked on the institutional side as a bond trader, and now on the investment advisory side. Combining his institutional experience with his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) knowledge, he helps clients protect and grow their wealth through proactive, tax-efficient strategies. He brings a truly global investment perspective and maintains a close network of senior investment professionals who are based around the world, and enjoys open and frank discussions with them about the markets, the global economy and emerging trends. He is also a regular guest expert on the Business News Network (BNN), and also appears on other major business news outlets in North and South America. Born in Chile, he speaks Spanish, French, Italian and English. He has a BA in Economics and Political Science, as well as a specialty in Foreign Relations from the University of Toronto. He joined Macquarie Private Wealth in order to have the firm-independence necessary to help clients prepare their portfolios for the lasting market changes he sees developing today, giving him the flexibility to serve clients without bias towards any particular in-house products or solutions.