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CIBC shifts more than $25 million to court amid ownership dispute

The bank had frozen the accounts of cryptocurrency payment processor Costodian Inc;

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Majority of Albertans believe financial advisors need professional regulation

Advocis calls on Alberta government to require that all financial advisors become members of a professional governing organization and adhere to a common code of…

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J5 countries complete tax-evasion challenge: CRA

Teams identified promoters of tax schemes as new investigative targets

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Hampton Securities loses appeal to overturn constructive dismissal decision

Proprietary trader entitled to six-month’s notice, additional damages and costs

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FPSC announces Financial Planning Week schedule of events

Vic Fedeli, Ontario finance minister, will be keynote speaker at the Celebration of the Profession Dinner in Toronto

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B.C. expert panel on money laundering seeks public input

Panel to investigate gaps in laws and regulations

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CMRA does not violate constitution, Supreme Court rules

With the constitutional challenge resolved, there’s still lots to be done in creating a national regulator

OSC Dialogue 2017 to feature FCA, SEC executives

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Helping advisors find opportunities for accredited continuing education

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 9, 2018 November 9, 2018
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StatsCan’s plan to harvest private banking info on hold, pending investigation

Privacy commissioner will determine whether the agency’s plan is lawful or not

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Manulife Q3 profit surges to $1.57 billion

Insurer gets Asia boost while region weighs on Sun Life results

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RBC Wealth Management partners with David Chilton

Personal finance author will help raise awareness about estate planning options

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CIBC among top brands used in North American phishing attacks: security firm

The three top targets in North American phishing attacks during the third quarter were Microsoft, PayPal and Netflix

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Joan Hertz appointed board chairwoman of ATB Financial

The lawyer was first appointed to the ATB Financial board in 2008

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Burgundy appoints new CEO

Robert Sankey succeeds Tony Arrell, who will continue as chairman

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 7, 2018 November 7, 2018
  • 14:50
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Advocis puts new spin on financial literacy

Website and podcast timed with the opening week of Canada’s Financial Literacy Month

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RBC I&TS steps up presence in “liquid alt” space

The firm is taking over as custodian to three liquid alt funds Picton Mahoney added to its lineup in late September

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Virtu Financial to acquire ITG for US$1 billion

The deal will help Virtu build scale in its institutional agency operations as well as diversify the business

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Senate committee to probe StatsCan’s request for banking data

Committee hearing expected on Nov. 8

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Canadian DB pension returns post slight gain in Q3 2018

Interest rate hikes and free trade negotiations weighed on Canadian indices

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IIAC updates guidance on U.S. temporary resident exemptions

Update includes references to state statures

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Richardson GMP refreshes brand

Rebrand reflects firm’s focus to put client interests first

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 5, 2018 November 5, 2018
  • 11:53
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Hub International acquires Proteus Performance Management

Leader in pensions governance and investment consulting fits with Hubs’s growth strategy

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 5, 2018 November 6, 2018
  • 11:10
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Manulife reinsuring business, boosting dividend and buying back shares

Dividend will increase to 25¢

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IIROC supports launch of new neighbourhood financial health index

Advisors can see how financial health is distributed in their communities

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November is Financial Literacy Month

IFSE launches Tip of the Day awareness campaign