For our partners at Echelon Wealth Management, 2020 has been year of opportunity despite the headwinds that faced all capital markets in the first weeks of the global pandemic.

Echelon reinforced its place in the mid-tier market successfully advising fast-growing small- and medium-sized enterprises on the ways to raise both debt and equity.

In addition to expanding its team with the hiring of several experienced investment bankers, Echelon expanded its footprint into western Canada, making a bold bet on the future of the Canadian oil patch.

Some of that progress was captured on the pages the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business: