BT Global Growth, A Montreal Based Hedge Fund
BT Global Growth is a Canadian global long/short equity Hedge Fund. Since inception, the fund has generated a net return of 8.53% per year (as of January 15th 2018).
BT Global Growth Management Team
BT Global Growth was established by two seasoned executives Mr. Paul Beattie and Mr. Jacques Lacroix in 2006.
Paul Beattie, MBA
Paul Beattie has over 30 years as a professional in finance with extensive international experience. He earned an MBA from INSEAD, France and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Queen’s University, Canada. Paul co-founded with Jacques Lacroix the investment firm BT Global Growth in 2006. From 2000 to 2006, he co-founded and worked as a managing Partner, of a boutique investment bank, Stable Capital Advisors. Paul also possesses extensive experience in private equity, including raising investment capital for alternative asset funds from within Canada and abroad. He was also a founding executive of Telesystem International Wireless in 1994 and its predecessor company in 1992. He was Vice-President, Mergers and Acquisitions and was involved in all aspects of financing activities.
As the head of Business Development and Investment Strategy in emerging countries he had the chance to work in Brazil, the Czech Republic, India, Mexico, Romania, and across South East Asia. Paul Beattie was involved in all aspects of international investments and public/private capital raising activities totaling several US $ billions. Mr. Beattie began his career as Investment Banker from 1986 to 1991 at Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., in the position of Vice-President, Corporate Finance and was involved in a diverse range of advisory assignments and capital markets activities including M&A mandates and new equity issues for Canadian clients with private and public financing on these transactions exceeding CAD $850 million. View Paul Beattie’s television interview on BNN Top Picks.
Michael Shannon, MBA, CFA
Mike Shannon has over 30 years of experience in the investment industry. He has an MBA from the Ivey Business School, and a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering from McGill University. He earned a CFA designation in 1990. From 1994 to 2015 Mike was a partner at Pembroke Management, a fund manager specializing in investing in smallcap and midcap North American Growth Stocks for institutional investors and high net worth clients. From 1987 to 1994 Mike was an equity analyst for Burns Fry (now BMO Capital Markets). Earlier experience includes working as a program manager at Spar Aerospace and as an electronics design engineer at Canadian Marconi.
Learn more about BT Global Growth
Learn more about the BT Global Fund’s performance. We also invite you to visit our Market Insights page where we often post articles about our market views as well as our various media appearances.
If you are considering diversifying your existing portfolio, we invite you to contact us today to discuss potential investment opportunities. It will be our pleasure to answer your questions about our Montreal based Investment Fund and our investment philosophy. We invite you to view the video below where Paul Beattie introduces the firm and talks about the characteristics of our flagship BT Global Growth Fund.