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Embedded fees: A comparison

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 13, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 00:30

Finding the will to make change happen

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 21, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 23:40

Advisors’ stand is clear on best interest

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 24, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 23:30

Bring tax parity to the industry

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 27, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 23:30

Bias on embedded commissions ban?

Investment industry players that favour a ban are either far removed from the average investor or could benefit directly from it

  • By: Mark Kent
  • July 17, 2017 January 18, 2018
  • 13:40

Professional compensation model is needed

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 22, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 23:30

Events make the case for change

Editorial

Fintech could ease burdens for all

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 00:30
Letters to the editor: IIROC firms already meet the best interests of their clients

IIROC firms already meet the best interests of their clients

Regulators’ proposals to impose a best interests standard would be “duplicative and confusing”

Best interest still the best choice

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 15, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 00:15

Tech is here to stay; advisors must adapt

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 1, 2017 January 19, 2018
  • 00:10

The industry and alternatives

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2017 January 16, 2018
  • 00:30

Solid proposal or empty promise?

Editorial

  • July 27, 2018 July 24, 2018
  • 00:01

Enforcement and the spirit of the law

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 22, 2018 June 21, 2018
  • 00:01

Shedding the image of weakness

Editorial

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 1, 2018 June 1, 2018
  • 00:01

Trade, or “governtainment”

There is more than a tit-for-tat trade war going on between China and the U.S. And Canada should be paying attention

Method to King Donald’s madness

Trump's tariffs and his personal attack on Justin Trudeau may be part of a strategic retreat from his original threat

Opinion: CSA decision a big win for the industry

Dealers and advisors can breathe a sigh of relief that there is no blanket ban on trailer commissions and no statutory best interest standard

  • By: IE Staff
  • June 21, 2018 June 22, 2018
  • 10:05

Explanations are needed — please

How will removing embedded commissions enhance the client experience? And how will a fiduciary standard work exactly?

  • By: Don Janzen
  • August 15, 2016 January 16, 2018
  • 16:20

A cheap, simple and effective solution

By eliminating incentives, we’re driving down excellence by rewarding minimum expectation

Commissions influence advisors’ recommendations

The conflicts of interest in selling products with embedded commissions are enormous, as evidence shows