James Burron | President
Canadian Association of Alternative Strategies & Assets Canada | Canada

James Burron, President, Canadian Association of Alternative Strategies & Assets Canada

James co-founded CAASA in response to industry support for a Canadian alternatives association to serve all aspects including: hedge / alternative strategies; private lending; private real estate; private equity; plus emerging areas where Canada is a leader such as digital assets / blockchain and robo-advisors.
Prior to CAASA, James was the Chief Operating Officer of AIMA Canada and earlier had roles in institutional sales and FoHF structuring in South Korea, as a Product Manager at ICICI Wealth Management, and as an Investment Advisor at RBC Dominion Securities. James also has experience in research and writing for the CAIA Association as well as serving various committees and graduated from Simon Fraser University with a BBA (Finance).


MEIS 2019 - day 2 @ 14:40

The future alternative and the hunt for diversification

  • Leaving behind mainstream assets: finding the alternatives generating the highest returns
  • Diversifying fixed income portfolios with alternative allocations
  • Matching return potential of traditional asset classes with alternatives
  • Using emerging strategies for opportunistic yields and maximum returns
  • venture capital
  • natural resources to
  • private debt
  • illiquid credit
last published: 22/Apr/19 12:25 GMT

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