News – Investment Executive https://www.investmentexecutive.com Canada's news source for financial professionals Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:52:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/01/cropped-favicon-1-32x32.png News – Investment Executive https://www.investmentexecutive.com 32 32 PACE Securities CEO faces temporary ban after IIROC settlement https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/from-the-regulators/pace-securities-ceo-faces-temporary-ban-after-iiroc-settlement/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:52:25 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428974 The settlement follows the firm's liquidation last year

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Not all banks are cutting new purchases of third-party funds https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/not-all-banks-are-cutting-new-purchases-of-third-party-funds/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:35:31 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428849 CWB and Meridian will continue to offer outside products

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Federal Reserve reviews ethics policies after prolific trading uncovered https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/federal-reserve-reviews-ethics-policies-after-prolific-trading-uncovered/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 18:22:00 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428950 Two regional Fed presidents traded excessively last year

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Fitch downgrades GDP forecasts amid supply woes https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/research-and-markets/fitch-downgrades-gdp-forecasts-amid-supply-woes/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:06:12 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428881 Shortages crimp global growth, cloud Canada's outlook

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Prosper Canada launches service to help financially vulnerable Canadians https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/prosper-canada-launches-service-to-help-financially-vulnerable-canadians/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:42:57 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428869 The new portal offers free tools, tips and worksheets

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OSC grants critical benchmark status to CDOR https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/from-the-regulators/osc-grants-critical-benchmark-status-to-cdor/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:27:46 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428895 Regulatory oversight for benchmarks comes in response to the LIBOR scandal

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Wealthscope partners with ESG data company https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/wealthscope-partners-with-esg-data-company/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:08:21 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428862 The partnership allows the fintech to add ESG scores to its portfolio analytics

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U.S.-based Focus Financial acquires Cardinal Point https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/u-s-based-focus-financial-acquires-cardinal-point/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:02:44 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428842 Cardinal Point offers cross-border wealth planning services to HNW clients

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CIBC Asset Management launches new index ETFs https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/products/cibc-asset-management-launches-new-index-etfs/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:35:11 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428857 The funds began trading on the TSX on Thursday

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Election 2021: Where the parties stand on financial issues https://www.investmentexecutive.com/news/industry-news/election-2021-where-the-parties-stand-on-financial-issues/ Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:49:34 +0000 https://www.investmentexecutive.com/?p=428855 Here’s what's been proposed for financial institutions, taxes, housing and more

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