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Five things to watch for in Canadian business this week

Lululemon to release Q4 earnings on Wednesday; StatsCan will release January GDP numbers on Friday

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10-year yield curve inverts in the U.S.

The inversion is an early warning sign of potential recession

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Fund sales soft in February, but assets surged, IFIC reports

Mutual funds generated $4.1 billion in net sales in February

Fiera Capital to buy Integrated Asset Management

The deal is expected to close in the second quarter of 2019

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2019 March 22, 2019
  • 10:57
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Rising mortgage interest, car insurance costs increased pace of inflation in February

The consumer price index climbed 1.5% compared with a year ago

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FTSE to develop test index for digital assets

The index will track the activity on exchanges that enable trading in cryptocurrencies

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OSC hearing on Bitcoin fund set for April

3iQ Corp seeks to overturn a decision denying approval of the fund

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Former U.S. hedge fund manager sentenced in hacking scheme

The scheme involved stealing press releases containing corporate earnings

Focus on Mutual Funds Special Report

Fidelity changing risk ratings of mutual funds

The new ratings take effect on April 1

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2019 March 22, 2019
  • 12:25

OSFI’s Rogers to head Basel Committee secretariat

Carolyn Rogers begins her three-year term as secretary general on August 14

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OSC warns about unregistered trading platform

Investors in Ontario are being actively solicited

Canaccord Genuity to buy Thomas Miller

The U.K. wealth management firm has operations in London and the Isle of Man

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 21, 2019 March 21, 2019
  • 11:40

RBC iShares launches six ESG-focused ETFs

The suite includes four equity ETFs and two bond ETFs

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 21, 2019 March 22, 2019
  • 12:07
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
  • March 19, 2019 March 19, 2019
  • 10:30
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Your clients should feel valued

Clients often feel unimportant because of advisors' failure to manage the experience

After the rush: Post-RRSP reviews

Now that the contribution deadline has passed, this is a good time to review your clients' changing needs

Your clients and mental health

Problems such as depression and addiction can affect a client's ability to make financial decisions

Many women put their retirements at risk making financial sacrifices

By their late 50s, women have saved approximately half of what men have saved

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 21, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 11:30