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What happens to Fido when your client dies?

Pet owners are showing more interest in making provisions for their furry friends

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More women showing interest in CFA designation

CFA Institute says number of women writing tests has “more than doubled” in five years

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 15:50
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Fed officials widely divided on rates at July meeting

The minutes did not indicate any consensus on the pace of future cuts

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Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan passes $200B in assets in H1

The plan returned 6.3% in the first half

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Updated: SEC tackles concerns about proxy advisory firms

The guidance could curb the influence of proxy firms

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Michel Laurin appointed president and COO of Lussier Dale Parizeau

Laurin assumes the role on Sept. 9

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 12:11
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Financial firms boosting their climate risk disclosure, study finds

But most firms view climate change as a risk, rather than an opportunity

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Royal Bank Q3 net income rises to $3.3B, but misses estimates

Wealth management division reports an 11% increase in net income year over year

Inflation hits Bank of Canada 2% target for second straight month

Canadian economy continues to perform well in spite of global outlook

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Horizons lowers risk ratings for 4 ETFs

The investment objectives and strategies of the funds remain the same

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 10:58

JP Morgan trader admits to spoofing, DoJ says

Former trader pleads guilty to placing phantom orders for precious metals

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SEC settles disclosure charges against ICO rating agency

Agency was accused of failing to disclose that it was paid by issuers to rate ICOs

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TSX snaps two-day recovery

Volatility continues ahead of interest rate news from Federal Reserve

Derivatives exchanges must meet growing demand for sustainability

A WFE paper considers approaches to sustainability in the commodity derivatives space

Top U.S. CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder value

Business Roundtable says corporations have a larger responsibility than return on investment

U.K. wealth firm, part-owned by AGF, in merger talks

Smith & Williamson is in merger talks with rival Tilney Group

Toronto cops praised for busting frauds targeting financial institutions

The Canadian Bankers Association presented an award at an annual police conference

Insurance OmbudService appoints new CEO

Glenn O'Farrell to serve as chief executive and ombudsman

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 13, 2019 August 13, 2019
  • 14:01

Schroders names new chief for Canada

Michelle Skelly replaces Ross Servick

Canadians using TFSAs more for savings than investments: survey

More of those surveyed had a TFSA than an RRSP

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 20, 2019 August 20, 2019
  • 14:52

New risk ratings for Manulife ETFs

Risk ratings reduced for two funds, increased for another

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 20, 2019 August 20, 2019
  • 10:48

Export Development Canada issues $500-million green bond

The Crown corporation has issued more than $2 billion in green bonds since 2014

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 15, 2019 August 15, 2019
  • 12:30

Volcker Rule revisions meet with U.S. industry approval

Regulators approved amendments designed to simplify requirements and ease some restrictions

CRM2 fee disclosures fail to enlighten, empower investors: report

Many investors don't understand what they're paying based on the annual fee reports

BMO banker joins OSFI top management ranks

Sanjiv Talwar will become the agency's new assistant superintendent, risk support sector

Growth in home prices slowest since 2009

Report shows homes in Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton lost value over the past year

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 20, 2019 August 20, 2019
  • 13:00

Canadian banks to report ‘solid’ quarter amid trade tensions, strong employment

Several analysts estimate the country's six biggest banks will see modest earnings-per-share growth

Canada risks return to fiscal turmoil, Fraser Institute warns

The Vancouver-based think tank is sounding the alarm about government spending