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Expert forecasts new taxes for the wealthy

Why you should prepare clients now for the tax fallout from Covid-19

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Public companies ignore D&I at their peril

RIA survey finds women are more interested in D&I issues than men

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Disparities in financial literacy may exacerbate inequality

FINRA study finds literacy is associated with future financial capability

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Statistics Canada says economy grew 1.2% in August as pace of growth slowed

TD Bank economists says Canada’s recovery is losing steam

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As wealthy dwindle, industry must seek AUM in the middle class: Moody’s

Demographics represent yet another headwind for asset managers

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Insurers must ensure products still work in a pandemic: FCA

U.K. regulator calls on firms to review products for value amid lockdown

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Crypto firm seeks digital asset listing on CSE

Firm pursuing Canadian listing for SEC-registered digital tokens

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Profits improve for Empire Life in Q3

New business strain was lower across all business lines due to a decrease in sales

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 30, 2020 October 30, 2020
  • 10:33
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Canadian small business confidence drops in October as Covid-19 cases rise

The new wave of the pandemic weakened entrepreneurs’ outlook

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Eurozone growth soars record 12.7% but fears grow for winter

Economist warns recovery could “grind to a halt in the fourth quarter”

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U.S. consumer spending rose a moderate 1.4% in September

Americans have been spending freely on goods while cutting back sharply on purchases in the service sector

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Breaking down federal support for business owners

Here’s a summary of the feds' Covid-19 economic response

Fraud in Canada continues to climb: StatsCan

Growth in fraud drives increase in national crime severity

Freeland says aid needed, but not infinite, as central bank targets 2022 for recovery

The finance minister defended the depth of government spending, which will send the deficit to a historic level

Inequality in capital markets persists: report

Only half of women in finance believe they're treated equally, a study finds

New leadership at Sun Life Global Investments

Oricia Smith has been named interim president, replacing Jordy Chilcott

FP Canada names Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

Larry Wood was honoured with the Donald J. Johnston award

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 22, 2020 October 22, 2020
  • 16:52

Laurentian appoints first female CEO

Rania Llewellyn will take the lead at the bank starting Oct. 30, 2020

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 20, 2020 October 20, 2020
  • 11:10

CIBC launches fixed-income ETF series

New products are actively managed pooled funds

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 29, 2020 October 29, 2020
  • 12:14

New Dynamic fund invests in renewable energy

Climate change has created a “secular tailwind” for the transition to renewable energy, says managing director of Dynamic Funds

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 29, 2020 October 29, 2020
  • 10:25

New indexes align with Paris Agreement targets

MSCI launches index family enabling investors to decarbonize portfolios

Holding SEC’s hand pays off for tipster

Whistleblower gets over US$10 million for exceptional cooperation

Covid-19: the ultimate extraordinary item

CSA provides guidance on financial reporting in the throes of a pandemic

Regulators look to spark innovation

AMF, ASC, OSC join global effort to enable cross-border innovation

Progress on climate reporting remains slow: TCFD

Support for disclosure standards growing but reporting lags

The rising price of bank misconduct

Fitch sees governance taking on greater importance as banks face regulatory sanctions, investor scorn

Low-to-mid income households most likely to use OBSI services: report

Mutual funds top the list of most complained about product

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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