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Separation agreement didn’t terminate “marriage-like” relationship

A B.C. court case considers the validity of a common-law relationship

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OSFI sets capital rules for crypto

Regulator details its interim approach to capital, liquidity treatment for cryptoassets

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Demographic trends provide a floor to housing correction: RBC

Immigration and smaller households should boost demand and prevent a market spiral, a report says

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Stocks aren’t pricing recession, Fed finds

Economic forecasts have been revised down much more than stock prices imply

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Increased loneliness, isolation a side effect of inflation for Canadian seniors

Getting about costs money but the elderly are seeing a crunch on grocery bills, investment portfolios

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Amid debt and supply chain issues, business owners struggle to regain revenue

Uptick in business bankruptcies just the tip of the iceberg, CFIB says

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Toronto-area commercial real estate deals up 43% from year ago

The industrial category saw the highest investment dollar volume in Q2

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ESG integration category criticized in responses to SEC proposals

Morningstar and As You Sow said the category could make ESG fund comparisons more difficult for investors

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U.S. retail sales were flat in July as inflation takes a toll

Americans spent more on building, garden supplies; less at clothing stores

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Fed saw evidence of a slowing economy at its last meeting

Concerns about a recession have been eased, for now, by the ongoing strength of the job market

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Industry ‘will see how things shake down’ with new lifeco solvency metric

Changes to the life insurance capital adequacy test, released in July, take effect in 2023

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Inflation slows to 7.6% in July as gas prices fall

However, food prices at grocery stores rose at the fastest pace since August 1981

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Crypto firms must promise to be good

CSA demands pre-registration undertakings from firms to protect investors

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Blue Horseshoe loves Equifax puts

PR firm employee allegedly tipped partner, who traded on news of a major cyber breach

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Advisors must improve how they work with wealthy families

False assumptions and biases limit advisors’ ability to serve the wealthiest clients, suggests a family office consultant

How to stay the course in tough markets

Diversification, planning and time are an advisor’s best friends when volatility strikes

Securing credit in a rising-rate environment

You and your clients may need to get creative in brainstorming strategies for borrowing

How to talk to clients about debt

A holistic approach to clients’ finances can help them prepare for interest-rate hikes and get out of debt faster