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Rep admits to unapproved discretionary trades

Settlement includes disgorgement, penalty and suspension

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Identity, mortgage fraud on the rise: Equifax survey

Fraudsters take advantage of economic vulnerabilities, credit reporting agency says

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FCA promises faster, more transparent enforcement

U.K. regulator seeks to enhance deterrence, investor confidence

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Reforms for money market funds need work: FSB

Progress to address liquidity mismatch has been uneven, review finds

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Pension funds improving modestly on climate but still too slow: report

Shift report downgrades CPPIB, gives AIMCo worst grade

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Scotiabank reports Q1 profit up as recession fears clear

The bank doesn't see a pickup in Canada until later this year

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BMO reports revenue and profits constrained by “challenging economic backdrop”

Wealth management earned $240 million, up from $159 million a year earlier

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What happens if a mutual fund trust loses its status?

The rare occurrence can affect eligibility for registered plans, but there’s relief for temporary situations


Rep sanctioned for advising via Discord platform

Online posts amounted to securities-related business, CIRO panel found

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OSC awards tipster $1.5 million

Information expanded an investigation, helped protect investors

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Wealthica offers consolidated reporting for family offices

The platform also launched a cost base calculator

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BMO Insurance refines its underwriting questions

Targeted questions, simplified requirements are part of the changes

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 26, 2024 February 26, 2024
  • 15:43

CEO failed to report trades, BCSC alleges

No evidence that executive tried to hide insider trades

CI Financial reports $63.5M loss in Q4

Firm announces bid to repurchase up to $85 million of its shares

Indigenous firms, First Nation to create investment dealer with Scotiabank

Over time, the bank intends to reduce its controlling stake

B.C. to introduce home flipping tax

Province's election budget boosts family benefits as deficit soars to $7.9B

Industry moves this week

Alongside BMO Private Wealth's leadership shift were several other veteran and advisor announcements

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 23, 2024 February 23, 2024
  • 11:41

BMO Private Wealth adds leaders from TD, RBC and Broadridge

Meghan Meger announces her retirement as Maarten Jansen, Craig Meeds and Martha Moen join the firm

Industry moves this week

Two people departed from Scotiabank, including veteran executive Jake Lawrence

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 15, 2024 February 15, 2024
  • 14:29

Mutual funds limp into RRSP season

Fund sales stay negative, while ETF sales hold up and assets rise, IFIC says

Product roundup: Hamilton continues rollout of yield products

Plus, Fidelity launches new all-equity and alt funds, and CIBC adds to CDR lineup

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 15, 2024 February 15, 2024
  • 16:36

Canadian investors love dividends. Here’s where to find them in ETFs

Options include active, passive and factor-based funds

  • By: Rudy Luukko
  • February 13, 2024 February 7, 2024
  • 13:00

FSB warns of lurking stability risks

International body says policymakers must guard against complacency amid multitude of threats

SEC beefs up personal trading rules

Financial sector funds now out of bounds for regulator's employees

Remote working spawns insider-trading case

U.S. authorities allege man secretly traded after overhearing wife's M&A deal

Higher shipping costs complicate inflation fight: Fitch

Central bankers face additional source of price pressure

Economists’ survey raises expectations for U.S. growth in 2024

Estimate is the latest signal of strength for an economy that's blasted through recession predictions

Banking sector worries ease ahead of Q1 results

But a turnaround for bank stocks isn't expected anytime soon, analysts say