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IIAC calls for EI reform, retraining

Trade group lays out priorities for next federal budget

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Fiera records net loss in Q2

The firm’s AUM was up 14% year over year

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 14, 2020 August 14, 2020
  • 12:38
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Hearsay Systems and Salesforce cement partnership

Salesforce Ventures has taken a minority stake in Hearsay

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CPP Investments main fund recovers from slump in late March

CPPIB's main fund achieved a 5.6% net return for the quarter ended June 30

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BoC cuts benchmark mortgage rate to lowest level in three years

This announcement marks the second rate cut in three months

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GMP finalizes deal to acquire Richardson GMP 

Deal values business at $420 million, a drop of 16%

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Brookfield Asset Management reports Q2 loss as real estate portfolio revalued

Some of the asset manager's businesses were affected by the economic shutdown

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Ontario budget deficit projected to jump to $38.5 billion in 2020-2021

The PC government said its Covid-19 relief spending will total $30 billion by the close of the fiscal year

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CRA launches updated CEWS calculator ahead of applications opening Monday

The eligibility criteria for the program have been expanded

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FP Canada touts “monumental year” in annual report

Report highlights record number of exam candidates in the past fiscal year

  • By: Katie Keir
  • August 11, 2020 August 11, 2020
  • 15:07
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Carney advising Liberals on Covid recovery: reports

Speculation about Carney's interest in politics has followed him since his time as Canada's top banker

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Canadian Chamber of Commerce launches tax system review

Panel of eight business, tax and economic experts to lead consultations

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Updated: Credentialing bodies move exams online

FP Canada and CFA Institute have announced changes

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 7, 2020 August 11, 2020
  • 11:24
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US adds 1.8 million jobs in a sign that hiring has slowed

Unemployment rate fell to 10.2% in July

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Pandemic hampered Q2 earnings: Sun Life CEO

Sun Life's net income missed analysts' expectations for Q2

IGM Financial’s Q2 earnings dip, but investment returns strong

The Winnipeg-based firm reported net earnings of $183.5 million, down from $185.1 million a year ago

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 6, 2020 August 6, 2020
  • 13:15
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Net income stable for CI in Q2

Redemptions were down in a quarter that saw CI acquire ownership stakes in two U.S. RIAs

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Canaccord’s investment banking revenue surges in Q1 2021

The firm reported a 30% year-over-year increase in investment banking revenue

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 6, 2020 August 6, 2020
  • 11:21
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Manulife Financial’s net income halved due to pandemic

Net income was $727 million for the period ended June 30, down from $1.47 billion a year ago

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Queen’s business school offers new fintech degree

The one-year master's program is aimed at working professionals

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GWL sells subsidiary to Mackenzie, beats Q2 earnings expectations

The sale of GLC Asset Management is for $175 million in cash

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Workers in finance and insurance continue to struggle with mental health

Morneau Shepell's mental health index score for July remains low

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 5, 2020 August 5, 2020
  • 13:29

CI acquires majority stake in Aligned Capital

Firm has $10 billion in assets, over 200 advisors

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Court decision creates uncertainty over beneficiary designations

Father’s RRIF found to belong to estate rather than son named on plan

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Profit down 95% for HSBC Bank Canada in Q2

CEO says results are “not what we are accustomed to delivering”

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 4, 2020 August 4, 2020
  • 11:29