Office address: 1747 West 3rd Avenue Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1K7, Canada
Year established: 2006
Company type: Investment management
Employees: Around 20
Expertise: Investment management, mutual funds, finance
Parent company: N/A
CEO and key people: Tom Bradley, chair and co-founder; Neil Jensen, CEO and co-founder
Financing status: Corporation
Steadyhand is an investment management firm that provides clients with access to low-fee investment funds and financial advisory services. The company manages more than $1 billion worth of investments for over 3,500 clients across Canada. Steadyhand stands out for its transparent, straightforward investment philosophy, and offering a range of investment funds designed to meet clients’ various financial goals.
Steadyhand was founded in 2006 with a vision to simplify investing for Canadians. It has since established itself as a reliable and straightforward investment management firm. The company's history is marked by a consistent focus on providing clear-cut advice and investment solutions tailored to individual needs. This is what sets Steadyhand apart from traditional banking and brokerage firms.
Steadyhand offers a suite of investment products and services, including:
Steadyhand fosters a culture of transparency, client focus, and long-term investment thinking. The firm's commitment to clear communication and client education is evident in its straightforward reporting and educational resources. This culture is deeply ingrained in the team, from the top leadership to client-facing roles.
Tom Bradley serves as chairman and director for Steadyhand. He boasts more than four decades of experience in the investment industry. His career includes significant roles at Richardson Greenshields and Phillips, Hager & North, where he worked as president and CEO prior to establishing Steadyhand. In 2022, Bradley was inducted into the IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame.
As CEO of Steadyhand, Neil Jensen oversees the company’s operations and client services. Prior to the firm’s establishment, he co-founded Habanero Consulting Group, which became western Canada's premier web consulting firm. Jensen has a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of British Columbia. His expertise contributes significantly to Steadyhand's operational excellence and client-focused service model.
Steadyhand is poised to continue its trajectory of growth and innovation in the financial services sector. The firm's commitment to low fees, transparent communication, and client-centric investment solutions positions it well to adapt to the evolving needs of investors and the broader financial landscape.
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