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Setting Careers in Motion

WCMAspire is designed for female professionals with 1-7 years of experience in Canadian capital markets. 

  • Build professional expertise and continuing education through customized sessions and workshops
  • Learn and develop professional skills for career advancement
  • Access to resources for career development such as professional coaching, insights from industry experts and educational materials
  • Expand your network by building strong professional relationships
  • Raise your profile and visibility among senior leaders

Program Criteria


  • Participants must have 1-7 years experience in capital markets
  • Participants must be currently employed in capital markets (buy side or sell side)
  • Participants must be a WCM member in good standing 
  • Spots will be granted to registrants on a first come, first serve basis when eligibility criteria is met

*70% of spots allocated to front-office employees

*Program Cost: $150 + HST

Key Dates

  • August 2021: Registration Opens
  • September 2021: Registration Closes
  • November 2021: Session 1
  • January 2022: Session 2 
  • February 2022: Session 3 
  • April 2022: Session 4 
  • May 2022: Session 5 

key information

WCMAspire consists of 5 sessions over an 8 month period, beginning in November, and ending in June. All sessions are scheduled before applications open, with session information below. Two of the session topics will be voted on by WCMAspire participants. 

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