WCPC will be the first Canadian wealth manager to deploy the Windham asset allocation and risk management platform and the WPA is used by asset managers worldwide, including a number of leading Canadian pension plans, for the construction of efficient portfolios.

Commenting on the move, the chief investment officer of WCPC, Sean O’Hara said: "In today’s highly volatile capital markets environment, portfolio managers are having to focus more of their attention and resources on risk management considerations. The effective communication of investment risk to clients has become critical."

WCPC’s Chief Executive Officer, Martin Sims added: "The relationship with Windham is tremendously exciting for us and a key strategic investment for our company."

WCPC offers global multi-asset class portfolios for HNWI, family offices and smaller institutional clients, apart from providing a fully open-architecture investment platform and a fiduciary standard of care to its clients.