Jarislowsky, Fraser & Company
Jarislowsky, Fraser & Company was founded in Montreal in 1955 as an investment research company. In the early 1960s the firm began to use this research material to counsel private investors, and was appointed manager of the pension fund of a large corporation in 1966. The company is wholly owned by its president, Stephen Jarislowsky, and is a sole purpose organization offering investment counselling services only. Investments are restricted to Canada and the US.