Cameron Passmore

Executive Chairman, Portfolio Manager, CIM®, FMA, FCSI

Cameron Passmore has been a leading advocate for evidence-based, systemic investing for over 20 years in the Ottawa area. Today, Cameron and his team serve a broad range of affluent clients across Canada.

Cameron Passmore guides the firm in its strategic vision for the future. He believes the continuous development of its people and its core technology platforms are instrumental in driving success. For over 20 years, Cameron has been a leading advocate for evidence-based, systemic investing in the Ottawa area.

Cameron considers himself fortunate to be working with such a determined and dedicated team. He is committed to building a national premier wealth management firm that provides a personalised service for each client’s unique needs. He is also committed to his friends, family, and community. Cameron shares his expertise and knowledge on his weekly podcast, The Rational Reminder, with his co-host Benjamin Felix.

Cameron has been in the financial services industry since 1990 and joined PWL Capital in 1997 as Partner and Portfolio Manager. In 2021, he became Executive Chairman, Portfolio Manager and remains in a lead advisory position. Cameron grew up in Lennoxville, QC and completed a BComm at McGill before settling in Ottawa.

Behavioural Finance

The Rational Reminder Podcast: Bear Markets: Always Different, Always the Same

In our second special release episode during the 2020 COVID-19 bear market we discussed a broad history of US bear markets from 1900 to 2020, the recent volatility in the bond market, bond ETF NAV spreads, a nuance in the legislation on tax-loss harvesting, and some of the tax-related changes that Canada has rolled out in light of the current situation.