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Canaccord Genuity in the community

​At Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management we are driven by an unwavering commitment to building long-term relationships with our clients and the community. We recognise the benefits of an active lifestyle in relation to mental wellbeing and performance in the workplace and so #cando has become the overarching theme for all our sporting corporate social responsibility (CSR) activity.  

Despite the outbreak of COVID-19, we are keeping up our #cando activities while we're in lock down and working from home. Through a series of active and wellbeing videos, we're encouraging our colleagues, clients, business contacts and the community to stay motivated and moving. To join in, click here #wecandothis.

#cando = Can(accord) + ‘do’

The definition of ‘can do’ in the Oxford English dictionary is ‘having or showing a determination or willingness to take action and achieve results’.

 

#cando employee challenge

In 2018 and 2019 we challenged our colleagues to get active and raise money so we could make a #cando-themed charitable donation. The aim was to log enough miles between us to travel 1,280 miles in one year – the distance between all our offices around the UK and Crown Dependencies. In 2018, we racked up a phenomenal 125,166 miles (five times around the world!) through various activities, from running and walking to cycling and swimming. The 2019 challenge finishes in April 2020, when we will also be launching our #cando 2020 employee challenge. With everyone in lockdown, we’ll be clocking the time we spend getting fit and staying active. Click here to join

We're TeamedUp

In 2019,  we partnered with UK-based TeamedUp to support 10 athletes as they prepare for the next Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo in 2020 – now 2021. TeamedUp has been working with elite British athletes and business supporters since 2009, using the inspiration of sport to achieve business goals. You can follow our 10 inspiring athletes on their journey by keeping up to date with our blogs and social media.

To start your training with our amazing athletes, please click here

#wecandothis

 Our priority is your long-term wellbeing. At this unprecedented time, we’d like to offer some #cando motivation to keep you happy and healthy.

Click here to find out more and join in.

   

#cando blog

Resilience with Lizzie Simmonds

We caught up with Olympian Lizzie Simmonds to discuss the lessons she learnt on resilience following her fourth-place finish at the London Olympics in 2012.

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Stay strong with Tom Dean

European Champion Tom Dean is a British competitive swimmer. Having made his World Championship debut last year, he is now preparing for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Teamwork with Lizzie Simmonds and Henry Weir

Teamwork is more than simply working together on a project. This week, we caught up with two Olympians to talk about teamwork - Lizzie Simmonds and Henry Weir.

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Isle of Man Sportive

The Isle of Man Sportive is a mass participation cycling event following the TT circuit 'route of champions'.

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Jersey Corporate Cup

The Corporate Cup challenge organised in collaboration with Trail Monkey, sees teams of runners competing in a monthly 5km lunchtime race between April and September. 

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Guernsey Rugby Development Officer

This year we celebrate our eleventh year sponsoring the role of Rugby Development Officer since it was created. Steve Melbourne MBE (current RDO) works tirelessly to deliver a coaching programme of over 50 hours a week.

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Guernsey Inter-firm relay

The annual inter-firm relay race which takes place in the centre of St. Peter Port with runners completing a one mile lap is here.

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IMPORTANT: Investment involves risk. The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up and you may not get back the amount originally invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

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