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Federal DB plans get break on solvency catch-up requirements

Finance provides a moratorium on solvency payments for 2020

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OSC revives postponed risk-rating exercise

Risk survey, originally planned for April, will now go ahead in June

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New Mawer fund targets large EAFE names

It's managed by director and portfolio manager David Ragan

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 29, 2020 May 29, 2020
  • 15:23

Alt managers poised to profit post-pandemic: Fitch

Funds are set to capitalize on bargains, a report says

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Major upcoming challenge for Federal Reserve

Fed Chair Jerome Powell discussed new Main Street Lending program on Friday

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New institutional leader at CI Investments

Bradley Hicks is an industry veteran

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 29, 2020 May 29, 2020
  • 13:00
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CSA extends filing relief for dealers

Firms get second 60-day extension due to Covid-19

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Extra time for financials, but high-quality disclosures needed: IOSCO

Investors need reliable, robust disclosure on Covid-19 effects, regulators say

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CWB Financial reports Q2 profit down as provisions for credit losses soar

ATB Financial was also hit by higher loan loss provisions

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Laurentian Bank’s Q2 profit fell nearly 80%

The company also cut its dividend to gain more flexibility for the business

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Steepest one-month fall for U.S. spending since 1950s

Economists expect that the effects of the pandemic will take a while to overcome

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Q1 GDP collapse is worst since 2009, says StatsCan

The drop in household spending was broad, while the savings rate was up

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OSC settles with failed crypto miners

Settlement includes sanctions, disgorgement and market bans

Toronto stock market dips on weakness in the energy and financials sectors

The TSX was down just over 9 points on Thursday

TSX looks to trade sustainable bonds alongside stocks

Exchange plans to offer trading on its equities platform in Q4

OBSI creates consumer interest post on board

The organization is looking for a new consumer interest director

Information and tech appointments at Sun Life, National Bank

Both senior management changes will be effective in June

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 28, 2020 May 28, 2020
  • 12:42

Mawer appoints lead manager for fixed income strategies

Crista Caughlin will manage the firm’s Canadian bond, global bond and Canadian money market strategies

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 28, 2020 May 28, 2020
  • 11:08

iA Financial appoints new EVP of wealth management

Sean O’Brien replaces Carl Mustos, who has left the company

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020
  • 11:21

Mackenzie Investments announces fund changes

Access to one U.S. mid-cap fund has been expanded

  • By: IE Staff
  • May 27, 2020 May 27, 2020
  • 10:44

HSBC debuts stock-picking AI index

New U.S. equity index powered by "big data"

Slate Asset Management launches real estate fund

Firm also appoints new managing director to work on $500-million fund

NASAA paves way for whistleblower awards

Proposed model act provides template for state whistleblower laws

IOSCO proposes enhancing outsourcing oversight

Proposals aim to ensure security, operational resilience

AMF enforcement leads to millions in fines, multiple jail sentences

Regulator promises vigilance during pandemic

Financial suffering linked with domestic strife: StatsCan

Study finds those under financial pressure worry more about lockdown effects

Satisfaction down among DIY investors

J.D. Power suggests self-directed investing firms focus on client onboarding and mobile apps

U.S. GDP posts largest quarterly decline since 2008

The outcome may be worse for the April-June quarter, economists predict

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Address change would be temporary until quarantine efforts are lifted

  • 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