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Market slump continues

Dow end week down 6% for its worst showing since January 2016

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Toronto man jailed for defrauding CRA

Fraudulent direct deposit forms were used to redirect more than $41 million in GST/HST refunds

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 23, 2018 March 23, 2018
  • 14:10
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Annual inflation rate accelerates to 2.2%

The main driver that pushed up year-over-year consumer prices in February was the higher cost of gasoline

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Fiera to acquire CGOV Asset Management

The deal will provide Fiera with the critical mass necessary “to be a competitive force” in the HNW market

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Alberta budget presents plan to balance books in five years

The budget increases funding for core programs in education, health and community services

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TMX unveils cryptocurrency initiatives

Shorcan DCN to team up with Paycase Financial to provide cryptocurrency brokerage services and create benchmarks

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 17:30
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Markets plunge as Trump moves to impose China tariffs

Dow dives more than 700 points

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Policymakers urged to work toward global policies on cryptocurrencies

Such a strategy would need to cover risks in both cash and derivatives products, BoC deputy governor says

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IE senior reporter wins Journalist of the Year

James Langton recognized for strengthening investor education

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 15:20
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Investment in insurtech surged in 2017

Europe emerges as key insurtech hub, analysis finds

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 14:00
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More work needed to avoid a future financial crisis

The day-to-day supervision of banks remains a weak spot, former OSFI superintendent says

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Mutual fund sales remained strong during volatile February: IFIC

Declining financial markets trimmed industry assets under management

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 11:50
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CDPSF offers new governance and compliance training course

The online course explains the Quebec AMF’s regulatory framework, expectations and best practices regarding governance and compliance

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 10:50

Scotiabank CEO downplays concerns raised over Canadian debt levels

Canada’s banks now are holding more capital as a safety buffer than they were 10 years ago

Ontario’s public service pension plans logs 10.8% return in 2017

The return came as the Ontario Pension Board continued a strategy of shifting assets from public to private markets last year

Slideshow: Major challenges facing seniors

The Ontario Securities Commission’s Senior Strategy aims to address the changing needs and priorities of older individuals

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 20, 2018 March 20, 2018
  • 16:15

Conference Board names new CEO

Susan Black will succeed retiring Dan Muzyka

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 23, 2018
  • 10:30

Dennis Mitchell appointed CEO of Starlight Capital

Real estate investment firm launches securities platform

Silicon Valley Bank pursues expansion in Canada

Barbara Dirks to lead Canadian team

ATB announces subadvisor change

Jarislowsky Fraser no longer a subadvisor to ATBIS Canadian Equity Pool

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
  • 10:00

Manager confirms upcoming end date of SCITI Trust

The trust will terminate on its scheduled termination date of April 30

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 21, 2018 March 21, 2018
  • 14:09

SLGI to terminate Excel’s ETFs

But the closure of the two ETFs doesn’t mean SLGI will be out of ETFs permanently as the firm says it’s “refining” its ETF strategy

FCA sets out approach to supervision and enforcement

Two documents outline how the U.K. regulator fulfils its objectives through supervision and enforcement activity

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 21, 2018 March 21, 2018
  • 13:00

FCAC says controls to mitigate sales risk at banks “insufficient”

The consumer watchdog reviewed business practices across Canada’s Big Six banks

OSC publishes Seniors Strategy

Regulator outlines initiatives to respond to the needs of Ontario seniors and the investment industry

Oil, NAFTA optimism boost loonie and TSX

Wall Street markets slump

U.S. key interest rate rises to 1.75%

The U.S. Federal Reserve foresees two more hikes this year

Energy sector helps boost TSX

Loonie slips lower; Two different stories on technology north and south of the border