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TSX soars, loonie dips

Canadian dollar lost almost half a cent while TSX composite index gained 140 points

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Liberal throne speech emphasizes tax cut

No details were given on stock options, annuities and other measures

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Sexual harassment a due-diligence issue

Institutional investors increasingly ask about harassment issues at portfolio-management firms

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Rewards for green RRSPs?

The Liberals may act on a recommendation to increase contribution room for green investments

High Angle View Of Businesswoman Packing Personal Belonging In Box

Economy lost 71,200 jobs in November, unemployment rate climbs to 5.9%

The loss in jobs came as both full-time and part-time employment decreased

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Report: Canada lags in regulating short-sellers

Regulations don't meet global standards adopted in the wake of the global financial crisis.

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Bank of Canada says Poloz will not seek a second term as governor

The board of directors of the central bank said it has begun a search process to select his replacement

Fitch bumps Canada’s GDP forecast higher

The rating agency cited steady consumption and a firm labour market

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U.S. gains a robust 266,000 jobs; unemployment falls to 3.5%

The unemployment rate matches a half-century low

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Digital wealth management platform enhances executive team

The fintech D1g1t Inc. hires Andrew Aziz and Kian Rafia

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 6, 2019 December 6, 2019
  • 12:07
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You can’t afford to ignore sustainable finance

"There's nothing hotter than all things ESG," said Bloomberg's David Scanlan

  • By: Katie Keir
  • December 5, 2019 December 5, 2019
  • 13:35
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What’s next for active bond ETFs

Managers explain the importance of duration management in today’s markets

  • By: Rudy Luukko
  • December 3, 2019 December 5, 2019
  • 16:00
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Ex-banker gets two years in jail for tipping dad

The man tipped his father to five forthcoming M&A deals

OSC Dialogue 2017 to feature FCA, SEC executives

IE’s Calendar of Industry Events

Helping advisors find opportunities for accredited continuing education

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 23, 2019 November 28, 2019
  • 10:30
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How to prioritize the time you spend with clients

Segmenting your book can help you serve clients better

Different demographics require different approaches

Tips on how advisors can best serve millennials and seniors

Insights from an audit of a referral business

CSA reforms on referral arrangements have been put on the back burner — for now

How to give advice that sticks

Knowing your client’s mindset — and your own — can help you tailor advice