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Clearing the way for longevity insurance

Report recommends governments change tax rules and stress guaranteed lifetime income

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Trade optimism drives TSX to largest daily gain since mid-July

U.S. markets post solid gains

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NASAA warns investors to watch for scams in Florence’s wake

Scam artists may linger long after the storm has passed

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IOSCO guidance addresses conflicts of interest in equity capital raising

Report details key stages of capital raising where the role of intermediaries might give rise to conflicts of interest

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Manulife to implement multiple changes to mutual funds

Manulife Strategic Dividend Bundle will incorporate additional funds into its portfolio

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Holt Fintech Accelerator welcomes 13 startup teams to Montreal

Among the finalists are services that aim to improve advisors’ practices and relationships with clients

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New Wealthsimple feature allows clients to save or invest their spare change

Automatic service works with most Canadian credit and debit cards

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Investors Group to simplify mutual fund lineup

Investment objective changes and proposed fund mergers aim to provide broader diversification, lower costs to clients

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 18, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 06:00
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Stocks push higher in Toronto

U.S. markets fall on trade worries

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TD making headway with fintech: Moody’s

Canadian banks’ pursuit of multiple fintech strategies will diminish the likelihood of disruption

  • September 17, 2018 September 17, 2018
  • 16:15
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B.C. to restructure Financial Institutions Commission

Making FICOM a Crown agency is intended to strengthen oversight of the financial services sector

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Investment industry has learned from the financial crisis: survey

Despite improvements in risk management, many CFA Montreal members expect a new crisis to emerge by 2021

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Toronto well-positioned as hub for sustainable finance: report

The Canadian financial sector has all the ingredients to accelerate and benefit from this capital-intensive transition to a low-carbon sustainable economy

Insurance OmbudService makes western expansion a priority

Insurers are becoming more diligent of informing consumers about the dispute resolution service

Making a move to independence

Elie Nour left Manulfe Securities to start investment dealer Nour Private Wealth

Tax court rules 2009 space trip was a taxable benefit

At issue was the $41.8-million price tag for a trip Cirque du Soleil’s founder Guy Laliberté had been reimbursed for as a business expense

CSA names new secretary general

Laura Belloni succeeds Kim Lachapelle

  • September 17, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 12:08

New manager for Fidelity’s asset allocation products

David Tulk joins as portfolio manager for four products

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 13, 2018 September 14, 2018
  • 14:45

Franklin Templeton chooses new CIO for fixed-income group

Sonal Desai will succeed Chris Molumphy at the end of the year

SLGI closing small-cap fund

Sun Life Sionna Canadian Small Cap Equity Class will close Nov. 16

RBC Target 2018 ETF closing to subscriptions

The 2018 corporate bond ETF will mature Nov. 16

TD unveils new global equity fund

Lead portfolio manager Damian Fernandes believes in diversifying across business models

OSFI proposes new guideline for insurers’ asset securitization

The proposed amendments are designed to reflect market developments since 2004

IFIC proposes four titles for advisors

The mutual fund industry trade group support’s the CSA’s proposed ban on titles that are based on sales activity

CSA signs deal for new market surveillance system

The new platform, which the CSA says will replace its current system, “will capture a broad array of market and transaction data to improve insight…

Rising rates boost interest payments

Canadians paid $9 billion more in interest charges in 2017 than in 2016

Five things to watch for in Canadian business

Inflation report coming Friday

TSX posts modest gain

U.S. markets finish mixed