When you choose us as your wealth management partner, you benefit from the financial stability and strength of a truly global institution
Meet our leadership team
As an industry leader with a strong balance sheet, proactive risk management and a solid liquidity position, we continue to evolve, grow and set new standards. Our heritage of integrity and unwavering client dedication continues to guide our progress.
Our core asset is our people and the relationships they build with our clients.
At RBC Wealth Management, you’ll enjoy personal service and customised solutions – supported by local teams and a global network of professionals.
The success of our clients motivates us and fuels our innovation. We’re honoured to be recognised for our collective efforts.
Our history – from 1869 to todayThe very beginning
In 1869, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), originally known as Merchants’ Bank of Halifax, was incorporated in Nova Scotia.
1901 – a bond-focused startRBC Wealth Management's early business was established in Toronto. The business focused on underwriting and distributing government and municipal bonds – and began to expand leading up to the First World War.
1910 – crossing the pondRBC's international expansion gathers pace with the opening of an office in London.
1929 – forming the RBC Art CollectionFrom modest beginnings, the collection now includes over 5,000 works – with pieces housed in RBC offices in the British Isles, Canada and the U.S.
Today, RBC’s arts programme spans a number of global partnerships and initiatives focused on supporting the next generation of artists.
1962 to 19731962 – growth into the Channel Islands
RBC extends its regional footprint into Jersey, at the time, a fledgling but growing finance centre.
1973 – further growth
Major global financial institutions make a mark in Guernsey, including RBC.
2005 to 20162005 – bolstering our strength
RBC acquires Abacus, a leading international financial services group with roots in the British Isles.
2016 – a new home in Jersey
RBC further demonstrates its commitment to Jersey by relocating to new waterfront offices at Gaspé House.
2021 – better together in LondonRBC moved the Capital Markets, Wealth Management and Investor and Treasury Services businesses to the iconic and highly sustainable new building at 100 Bishopsgate – the largest building by volume in the Square Mile.
2022 – a new acquisitionRoyal Bank of Canada acquires Brewin Dolphin, the start of the journey to create a combined wealth business in the UK and Ireland.
Today – helping clients thrive and communities prosperWe serve the wealth management needs of more than 800,000 clients in the British Isles, Canada, the U.S. and Asia with client assets exceeding C$1.3 trillion.
Clients rely on our in-depth knowledge and experience to help achieve their goals. Our customised approach includes leading investment insights, proactive solutions and personal, dedicated support from a global team.
As an RBC Wealth Management client, we can support you in accessing our broad network of legal, tax, insurance and accounting partners. We collaborate with local and global experts to meet your unique needs.
Every step of the way, we help you make informed decisions based on your needs, our insights and analysis of factors and trends.
At RBC Wealth Management, wealth refers to more than an individual's finances. It also includes a sense of well-being, belonging and prosperity in the communities where we live and work.
Everything we do has an impact – our teams, colleagues and clients work together on charitable initiatives to help make a difference. Our efforts focus on key areas to encourage and empower our communities.
We look for opportunities to lend our time, talent and resources to inspire positive change.