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EY Canada to launch centre of excellence for insurance

The bilingual centre will be based in both Toronto and Quebec City

  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 11:27
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Financial sector helps lift TSX

U.S. stocks also climbed higher on Wednesday

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Reasons not to panic about market volatility

Investor fears may be overblown, say reports

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BMO creates BMO Private Wealth Canada and Asia

Private banking and full-service brokerage unite

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 15:45
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IIROC releases priorities for 2019

Focus is on enhanced testing, compensation-related conflicts

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 15:35
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Foresters signs Principles for Responsible Investing

Joins 121 Canadian signatories

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 11:25

Fidelity launches equity fund

Fund aims to combine two different, yet complementary, investment approaches

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 14:12

BMO AM to consolidate commodities ETFs

The consolidations will occur at the close of trading Jan. 25

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 10:26
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Auditors face new challenges: CPAB

Technology-driven innovation is expected to transform auditing and audit regulation in the years ahead

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Lottery to be held for “POT” stock symbol

Exchanges will hold a random draw of companies wanting the symbol on January 30

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OSC establishes task force to reduce regulatory burden

The regulator will look to scrap outdated rules, streamline disclosure requirements and make operational changes to enhance or speed up its dealings with the industry

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
  • January 8, 2019 January 8, 2019
  • 12:30

CFIB finds Service Canada call centres lacking

A study gave the service small business owners receive a B-

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 8, 2019 January 8, 2019
  • 12:16

CRA updates child-related tax folios

Revised folios provide tax guidance for clients who are parents, students or parents of students

Newly wealthy clients need help with shifting priorities

Windfall recipients intend to pay off debts and share their newly acquired wealth with friends, family and charity