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CRA confirms prescribed annual interest rates for Q4

The rate for family loans remains at 1%

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Snowbirds win legal battle to reinstate out-of-province medical coverage

A court has found that Ontario violated the Canada Health Act by revoking emergency coverage

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 25, 2020 September 25, 2020
  • 11:20
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Could regtech be the answer to your client service woes?

In a webinar, industry participants discussed innovation in regulatory technology

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TMX to acquire AST Investor Services (Canada) for $165M

The transaction is expected to close within six to 12 months

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Liberals propose upping value of new Covid-19 benefits to match sunsetting CERB

Proposal would boost benefits to unemployed workers to $500 per week

Forging tighter trans-Atlantic ties

U.S., UK trade groups seek greater regulatory cooperation

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Some CRA online services remain unavailable a month after cyberattacks

The affected services include the ability to manage direct deposit information and change of address

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CEWS audit requests draw ire

The CRA says it is in the test phase of the audits

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 24, 2020 September 24, 2020
  • 12:49
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OSC conference features five former chairs

Dialogue goes virtual due to Covid-19

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Throne speech agenda signals ‘healthy’ bond issuance, continued QE

The Liberals also indicated plans to follow through on changes to stock option deductions

OSC Dialogue 2017 to feature FCA, SEC executives

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Helping advisors find opportunities for accredited continuing education

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 24, 2020 September 24, 2020
  • 10:30
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CI Financial acquires minority stake in Assante Dorval

The deal is the first direct equity investment in a regional or local operation for Assante

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Libs unveil sweeping plan for current and future challenges

Throne speech pledges prudence but says "this is not the time for austerity"

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Trudeau stresses green tech in throne speech

The feds plan to launch a new fund to spur investments and jobs in green technology

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Liberals vow wage subsidy extension to 2021

The throne speech also promised a revamp of the EI system

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Powell and Mnuchin voice optimism but back more economic aid

Both officials stressed that major sectors of the economy are still suffering

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Former GMP execs side with Sullivan, oppose deal

Group includes former GMP Capital CEO Harris Fricker

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Regulators aim for continued agility after the pandemic

A regulatory panel at IFIC's leadership conference discussed Covid-19's challenges

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Mutual fund sales solid, ETF sales slump in August

ETFs still hold a decisive advantage in sales so far for 2020

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CI Financial buys Bowling Portfolio Management

Cincinnati-based RIA has US$450 million in AUM


B.C. scraps civil jury trials until 2021

Civil cases will be heard by judges alone to minimize delays due to Covid-19

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Design of post-CERB benefits could change, minister says

The government wants the proposed package and eligibility rules to be flexible

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CMHC to replace decades-old name

There will be consultations with the agency's workforce

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BoC’s Wilkins won’t seek second term

The central bank's board of directors will launch a search to select her successor

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Mackenzie and Great-West Lifeco partner with private equity manager

The relationship will boost the firms' private market offerings

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 17, 2020 September 17, 2020
  • 12:56