This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Investment Funds Institute of Canada. The conference was held October 3 at the Carlu in Toronto.October 17, 2012
Goshka Folda, senior managing director, Investor Economics, outlines the major demographic trends that will influence investment decisions. She says advisors must encourage clients to overcome their fears and stick with their financial goals. She spoke with Jade Hemeon, Investment Executive senior reporter, at the 2012 IFIC Annual Industry Conference in Toronto.
Jack Mintz, Director and Palmer Chair of the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary, discusses household wealth, indebtedness and Canadians’ ability to save. He outlines policy changes that provide greater incentives to Canadians to increase their savings. Mintz spoke at the 2012 IFIC Annual Industry Conference in Toronto.
Glen Gowland, incoming chairman of the Investment Funds Institute of Canada, discusses key themes from the 2012 IFIC annual leadership conference in Toronto.
Silu Modi, VP, digital marketing, Macquarie Private Wealth, explains how to design a leading-edge social media program that successfully addresses IIROC compliance guidelines. He discusses how to build a social media strategy that creates brand, impact and support for your company. Modi spoke at the 2012 IFIC annual conference in Toronto.
Standalone strategies are being combined in ways that are more useful to the client
There’s a risk that the advisor population will shrink, limiting the availability of advice to Canadians
Survey underlines the importance of making affordable advice accessible to first-time investors
This year marks the 50th anniversary of IFIC