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Canada’s housing market doesn’t need a boost: IMF

Report warns homebuyer initiatives could increase household debt

Fairfax names interim CFO after executive’s unexpected death

David Bonham died suddenly on the weekend

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Gender diversity wins with shareholders

Proxy proposal to improve gender diversity at Waste Connections Inc. receives 64.5% shareholder support

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TSX fails to get same lift as U.S. markets from easing of restrictions on Huawei

The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 24.72 points on Tuesday

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Crypto, forex fraud flourishing, FCA reports

U.K. regulator warns of "startling" figures

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IG settles with MFDA over suitability of DSC sales to elderly clients

The hearing involved two clients over age 90 sold DSC funds with seven-year redemption schedules

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Insurers’ financials facing a shakeup amid new accounting rules: Moody’s

IFRS 17 is intended to improve the visibility of firms' earnings

CPPIB investing $200 million for stake in specialty food company Premium Brands

The shares represent approximately a 7.1% stake

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Systemic risk stoked by growth in shadow banking

Global shadow banking reached US$52 trillion at the end of 2017, a Fitch report says

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Broadridge to acquire RPM Technologies

The deal is valued at approximately US$300 million

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 21, 2019 May 21, 2019
  • 11:02
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ScotiaMcLeod head steps down

Rob Djurfeldt is no longer with the firm

Table: The average investmet advisor

A banner year for brokerage advisors

The average advisor saw higher AUM and productivity, and more client households

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Firms must listen

Whether or not a firm will thrive or dive depends on whether executives act on advisor feedback

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
  • May 16, 2019 May 16, 2019
  • 10:30
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Report reveals Canadians’ weak knowledge of retirement income

Employer plans, OAS and GIS were the least understood topics

Advisors top list of retirement planning tools: survey

But advisors aren’t as popular with Gen X investors

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 13, 2019 May 13, 2019
  • 10:30

Singles: A growing demographic

The needs of single clients can differ from those of couples, so tailor your planning services appropriately

Tech Tips: Getting the most from your Wi-Fi

A mixture of the latest wireless networking standard and some configuration tricks can ensure that you have excellent coverage throughout your office