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ETFs get reprieve on tax proposal

The Dept. of Finance releases draft legislation concerning the "allocation to redeemers" methodology and extends the capital gains-related timeline for ETFs

Advisor pay a sticking point

Advisor pay a sticking point

Respondents' satisfaction linked to bank's compensation structure

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Trump lashes out after Powell hints at further rate cuts

Fed chairman says trade wars have complicated the central bank's ability to set interest rates

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Investment fund sales rebound in July, IFIC reports

Mutual fund assets rose by $9.5 billion month over month

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Tax rates could prevent lower-income parents from working: C.D. Howe

Parents may lose a significant chunk of their take-home pay through taxes and reduced fiscal benefits.

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 23, 2019 August 23, 2019
  • 12:41
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North American stock markets plunge on heightened trade war between U.S. and China

S&P/TSX composite index closed down 215.88 points on Friday

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MFDA proposes trading flexibility

Industry asks the regulator for greater clarity on a proposal that would allow mutual fund reps to perform limited discretionary portfolio management

Canadian M&A hits record levels in Q2, Crosbie reports

Deal volume has now topped 800 for six straight quarters

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Retail sales hold steady: StatsCan

Economists on average had expected a decline of 0.1%

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New IIROC rulebook approved for June 2020

The change is intended to make the organization's rules easier to understand

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CIBC hikes dividend as it reports third quarter profit rise, beating estimates

CIBC reported net income of $1.4 billion for the quarter ended July 31

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More women showing interest in CFA designation

CFA Institute says number of women writing tests has “more than doubled” in five years

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 15:50
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Trillions in HNW assets up for grabs in years ahead

GlobalData predicts US$2.4 trillion will move firms

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 August 20, 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 August 20, 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