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CI acquires US$23B Chicago-based RIA

Deal for Segall Bryant & Hamill will double the size of CI's U.S. business

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Smaller investors face down hedge funds as GameStop soars

Short sellers are coming up against retail investors determined to maintain the videogame retailer's momentum

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Fed will likely stress commitment to low rates amid pandemic

On Wednesday, Powell may aim to puncture speculation about the Fed curtailing its bond purchase program

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Pension funds ride stock markets to solid gains: report

Volatile year finished with strong returns

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Inflation may not only be a short-term risk, report says

Some of the longer-term deflationary pressures are becoming less potent

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Greening central banks’ portfolios

BIS launches new green bond fund for central banks

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RBC launches new fixed income funds

New offerings include U.S.-dollar versions of fixed income pools and bond funds with “expanded sources of alpha”

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 25, 2021 January 25, 2021
  • 10:31
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Uncertain investors holding off on investing, RRSP contributions: poll

Most respondents (70%) said it was hard to know what to do in the current environment

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 25, 2021 January 22, 2021
  • 09:00
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Financial firms’ digital transformation went into overdrive in 2020

Broadridge survey found pandemic caused firms to fast track their digital strategies

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 25, 2021 January 25, 2021
  • 08:00
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Court denies appeal in client overcharging case

A former TD Bank compliance officer's unusual legal action has been rejected again

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Misleading news releases about pot sector draw regulator’s ire

Ex-CEO sanctioned for trading after issuing misleading press releases

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Thousands of Ontario small businesses apply for shutdown relief funds

The one-time Ontario Small Business Grant offers up to $20,000

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Global banking balance sheets have grown amid pandemic: BIS

The total assets of banks in BIS-reporting countries grew by 12% year-over-year

OTPP aiming for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

The pension plan said in the coming weeks it will establish concrete targets

Task force recommends sweeping changes to OSC

The proposals would radically alter securities regulation in Ontario

Ontario task force recommends sweeping reforms to province’s securities regulator

List of 70 recommendations includes major governance changes to Ontario Securities Commission

Christine Bergeron named Vancity CEO

Bergeron has held several senior roles since joining the co-op in 2011

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 18, 2021 January 18, 2021
  • 13:15

FSRA appoints new board member

Dexter John will serve a three-year term

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 13, 2021 January 13, 2021
  • 11:40

Mackenzie appoints new CIO for equities

Lesley Marks steps into the role on Jan. 25

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 5, 2021 January 5, 2021
  • 11:10

Horizons to launch psychedelics ETF

Clinical research has opened the door to opportunity, the fund company says

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 22, 2021 January 22, 2021
  • 12:35

Accelerate introduces an alternative portfolio ETF

The company also announced plans to terminate a private equity fund

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 20, 2021 January 20, 2021
  • 14:09

Empire Life launches three new seg funds

New offerings include two multi-strategy GIFs and an ESG fund

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 19, 2021 January 19, 2021
  • 11:21

Don’t sacrifice investor protection in a bid for growth, Biden warned

Advocates, academics and regulators advise against expanding private market access

FCA seeks cap on some investor redress fees

The proposal would impact claims management companies, which act as intermediaries

Pandemic at top of global regulators’ agenda

Covid-19 management joins LIBOR, shadow banking and climate change on the FSB's list for 2021

Retail sales rose 1.3% in November

StatsCan's early estimate suggests retailers saw sales fall in December, though, at the height of the holiday shopping season

Existing U.S. home sales rose in 2020 to highest pace in 14 years

Sales rose to 6.48 million for 2020, the highest level since 2006

Flows into exchange-traded ESG products spiked in 2020

Assets invested in ESG products more than doubled last year

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 22, 2021 January 22, 2021
  • 11:39

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  • By: IE Staff
  • April 1, 2020 May 13, 2020
  • 10:21

Keep calm and listen to your clients

We haven’t been through anything like this, but we’ve been through similar crises and recovered

SEC warns of new digital offerings

So-called IEOs may be rife with the same misconduct associated with ICOs