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Maureen Stapleton

Maureen Stapleton

Maureen Stapleton

Associate Professor, Teaching Stream in Finance


MBA, Rotman School of Management
MSc, University of Toronto
BSc, Memorial University of Newfoundland
CFA, CFA Institute
FCSI, Canadian Securities Institute


Maureen Stapleton is an Associate Professor, Teaching Stream in Finance at Rotman. She teaches courses in financial markets and investments, and now works actively with students in our undergraduate, MBA and MFIN programs. Her interests include asset allocation, pension funds, mutual funds and ETF’s. She has 25 years of industry experience in investment analysis and institutional portfolio management. Maureen holds the CFA designation and is a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute. She is a former Director of Toronto CFA Society and a past President of Women in Capital Markets.

Academic Positions

  • 2013 -

    Senior Lecturer in Finance, Rotman School of Management

  • 2008 - 2012

    Lecturer in Finance, Rotman School of Management

  • 2006-2008

    Sessional Instructor, Rotman, Schulich & Ryerson

Non-Academic Positions

  • 2001 - 2005

    Executive Director, Fixed Income Management, UBS Global Asset Management

  • 1983 - 2001

    SVP, Institutional Asset Management, RT Capital & predecessor companies

  • 1980 - 1983

    Analyst & Government Bond Trader, Wood Gundy

Selected Publications - Papers

  • Globalization for the Duration

    Maureen Stapleton and Marlene K. Puffer

    Canadian Investment Review



    Pages: page 29-35

Honors and Awards

  • 2008-2009

    Students' Choice Faculty Award, Rotman Commerce

  • 2009 to 2012

    Rotman Excellence in Teaching Award,

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • CFA Institute

  • Toronto CFA Society

  • Women in Capital Markets

Academic / Professional Service

  • 2011

    Advisor, CFA Global Investment Challenge

  • 2010, 2011

    Coach, JDC Finance Team, Rotman Commerce