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Fed tackles banks’ climate-related risks

Agency issues proposed principles for large banks to address climate risks

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Financial stability risks rise for China: Moody’s

Troubled property sector poses growing threat to banks

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BoC expected to end year off with one more rate increase, likely to pause hikes soon

Central bank may be encouraged by recent inflation cooling: TD economist

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U.S. hiring stays strong, complicating Fed’s inflation fight

Jobless rate at 53-year-low of 3.7%, markets alarmed

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Securities sector faces a mixed 2023: Fitch

Weakness in investment banking to be offset by strong trading activity

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ASIC sanctions Vanguard for alleged greenwashing

Underlying index failed to screen out tobacco sellers, regulator charged

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Outlook for global banks stable in 2023: Moody’s

Margin expansion, strong balance sheets to offset rising loan losses

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ISS to demand diverse directors in 2024

Proxy advisory firm adopts voting policy changes for upcoming season

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Single-security ETFs present benefits, challenges

Panellists discussed the funds during the ETFGI summit

FP Canada announces latest QAFP exam results

The exam was written by 69 candidates

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 1, 2022 December 1, 2022
  • 15:20
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Inflation gauge tracked by Federal Reserve slows to still high 6%

The monthly increase in consumer prices is the smallest since November 2021

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Banks outline downturn prep while still talking growth

Strategies were discussed during earnings calls

BMO reports Q4 profit, raises dividend

The bank's bottom line was boosted by Bank of the West acquisition

TD reports earnings up as it sees growth in margins and loans

The bank is putting more bankers, advisors on the street, CFO says

CIBC reports Q4 profit down from year ago, raises quarterly dividend

In wealth management, commission revenue was negatively affected by market performance, lower client activity

Industry moves this week

Appointments follow the launch of a new division at Raymond James Ltd. and a retirement announcement from CSI

  • By: Katie Keir
  • December 1, 2022 December 1, 2022
  • 12:33

Steve Hawkins retires from Horizons

This week's industry moves

  • By: Katie Keir
  • November 22, 2022 November 22, 2022
  • 14:16

Industry moves this week

Changes include executive shifts at iA Financial Group related to wealth division

  • By: Katie Keir
  • November 18, 2022 November 18, 2022
  • 11:55

What’s new in investment products

NBI launched international equity funds while CIBC released a fixed-income alt

Due diligence is key with alternative investments

This year has brought new opportunities but also fresh scrutiny

What’s new from fund manufacturers

BMO partners with ARK on innovation funds, and Purpose prepares single-stock ETFs

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 17, 2022 November 17, 2022
  • 11:02

Ontario appoints Kevan Cowan as new OSC chair

Cowan replaces Heather Zordel, who resigned last month

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 30, 2022 November 30, 2022
  • 17:13

Insurance regulators release guidance targeting unfair incentives

The regulators concluded that some incentive practices may present risks to the fair treatment of customers

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 30, 2022 November 30, 2022
  • 16:04

The post-pandemic investor protection challenge

IOSCO report recommends practices for investor protection and education during a crisis

Inflation in Europe eases but still in painful double digits

CPI in the 19 countries hit 10% in November, down from 10.6% in October for the first decrease since June 2021

Business optimism continues to slide: survey

Only 37% of respondents believed they would have more employees one year from now

As economy shifts, OTC derivatives values soar

The BIS reported that derivatives market values and credit exposures are up sharply this year

Robinhood Crypto fined $30M for AML failings

New York regulator says firm's compliance didn't keep pace with its growth

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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