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Another record high for TSX

Canada’s main index climbs as U.S. markets dip over trade worries

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BCSC imposes $1.7 million in financial sanctions for fraud

Three B.C. men diverted investors’ funds from mortgages secured by real estate

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 14:26
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Insurance ombud records fewer complaints

However, fiscal 2019 saw an increase in the number of contacts made

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CIBC Mellon to provide fund services for IGM Financial

Most of IGM’s fund services employees in Toronto and Winnipeg will transition to CIBC Mellon

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 13:28
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Two Federal Reserve officials highlight deep division

Healthy debate is a strength of the Fed system, the Fed's vice chairman says

Djurfeldt eager to help Wellington-Altus grow

Former head of ScotiaMcLeod finds new home at independent

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HELOCs, refinancing helped fuel spending, Bank of Canada researchers say

When the collateral effect is strong, it can leave the economy vulnerable to adverse effects

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Mackenzie Investments lowers pricing on several ETFs

Changes are effective Friday

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 10:55
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Bank of Canada appoints new deputy governor

Toni Gravelle has been managing director of the central bank’s Financial Markets Department since 2015

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 16:52
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Conservatives pledge to raise age credit

The federal party says it will increase the credit by $1,000 per year, per senior

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 13:12
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Meridian launches price-matching GICs

The products allow investors to move to a higher interest rate during the term of a GIC

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 13:03

FINRA seeks new top cop

The U.S. self-regulatory organization's head of enforcement is stepping down after two years

Team project work Analyze reports plans, papers, documents, statistics calculations

Disclosure deficiencies abound, AMF reports

More than half of reviewed cases required remedial action

Investment Executive now owned by Newcom Media

The team, which remains the same, looks forward to thriving under a B2B-focused publisher

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 12:15

A divided Fed cuts key rate for 2nd time this year

Two officials preferred to keep rates unchanged and one argued for a bigger cut

Bringing blockchain to the FX market

Firms are developing a new foreign exchange settlement model for big banks

KPMG appoints new lead for Canadian tax practice

Lucy Iacovelli brings more than 25 years of experience to the role

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 12:29

Ex-RBC banker joins Evercore in Canada

Andrew MacNiven is joining the firm as senior managing director

AMF names new fintech exec

Oumar Diallo joins the regulator as its director of fintech and innovation

CI Investments adds ESG-focused funds

The firm unveiled a new ETF and mutual fund on Tuesday

  • September 17, 2019 September 17, 2019
  • 11:00

Horizons ETFs expands lineup of portfolio ETFs

The new growth product started trading Monday

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 16, 2019 September 16, 2019
  • 11:19

CI First Asset terminating ETFs

Two funds will be delisted in November

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 13, 2019 September 13, 2019
  • 10:40

Unbundling rules pay off for investors, FCA review finds

Regulators found the policy reduced conflicts

SEC shuts down alleged US$125 million trading scheme

Allegations include falsified account statements and Ponzi-like payments

Poloz, global regulators to headline OSC conference

The regulator has unveiled the preliminary agenda for its annual conference

Tougher OSFI oversight is good for the banks, Moody’s says

Greater scrutiny will reduce the likelihood of future improprieties

August saw a slight growth in home prices

Prices rose in 8 of the 11 markets covered by the Teranet-National House Price Index

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 11:45

Toronto stock market falls as U.S. Federal Reserve disappoints with rate cut

S&P/TSX composite index down 34.46 points on Wednesday

IE to co-host 2nd Annual ETF Summit on Oct. 1

Sessions will offer innovative ways to integrate the products into your practice

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 12, 2019 September 16, 2019
  • 09:31

Nominees revealed for IIAC’s 2019 Top Under 40 award

Winners to be announced at gala event in Toronto on Oct. 24

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 3, 2019 September 16, 2019
  • 13:27