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Advocis, The Financial Advisors Association of Canada, is the oldest and largest voluntary professional membership association of financial advisors and planners in Canada. We are the home and the voice of Canada’s financial advisors. Through its predecessor associations Advocis proudly continues a century of uninterrupted history of serving Canadian financial advisors, their clients, and the nation.
With more than 10,000 members organized in 43 chapters across Canada, Advocis members serve the financial interests of millions of Canadians.

Canadian Association of Life Independent Brokerage Agencies (CAILBA)

The Canadian Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (CAILBA) will include, as its members, a majority of the country’s life and health insurance brokerage agencies. Its mandate will be to lobby provincial and federal legislative issues affecting the industry, and establish uniform standards within the industry for efficient information processing. It will also provide an effective forum for networking and relationship building among members, insurance companies and industry vendors.

GAMA International Canada

GAMA International Canada's Mission: To provide Professional Development and Networking Opportunities for leaders involved in the distribution of financial services.

Independent Financial Brokers (IFB)

Independent Financial Brokers (IFB) is a not-for-profit Association representing independent insurance, mutual fund and other financial service professionals.

Registered Deposit Brokers Association (RDBA)

Incorporated in 1987, the Registered Deposit Brokers Association (RDBA) is the professional standards Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) for deposit products with membership from all regions across Canada. The RDBA represents its members and is organized for the purpose of regulating the operations and business conduct of its members and their representatives, with a view to promoting investor protection and the public interest.