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Fraud in Canada continues to climb: StatsCan

Growth in fraud drives increase in national crime severity

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Freeland says aid needed, but not infinite, as central bank targets 2022 for recovery

The finance minister defended the depth of government spending, which will send the deficit to a historic level

Inequality in capital markets persists: report

Only half of women in finance believe they're treated equally, a study finds

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BoC holds rate, forecasts recovery by 2022

The central bank's outlook depends on the pandemic's path

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CRA letting employers reimburse home office furniture tax-free during Covid-19

Employer reimbursements of up to $500 for chairs, desks, as well as computers, not a taxable benefit, CRA says

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Europe leads, Canada falters in green finance

Zurich takes top spot in global rankings, while Vancouver moves up

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Survey finds Canadians aren’t sure how much they’ll need for retirement

Working Canadians have relatively low knowledge about financial topics, according to a Mackenzie survey

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 27, 2020 October 27, 2020
  • 13:26
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Many worry about precarious finances amid second wave

A pair of surveys examined how Canadians are faring financially during the pandemic

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Investment approaches to continued uncertainty

Panellists at the Toronto Global Forum share how they’re navigating Covid-19

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TD launches financial planning app

Investors can build portfolios of individual TD ETFs or stocks

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Results improve for HSBC in Q3

The bank recorded a profit of $157 million

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 27, 2020 October 27, 2020
  • 11:13
OSC Dialogue 2017 to feature FCA, SEC executives

IE’s Calendar of Industry Events

Helping advisors find opportunities for accredited continuing education

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 27, 2020 October 28, 2020
  • 10:30
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Federal budget update won’t have fiscal anchor, PM says

Trudeau said it would be premature to lock in a spending anchor while the country is still dealing with the pandemic

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U.S. securities industry conducts continuity test

SIFMA leads successful industry-wide resiliency test

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Government help during Covid-19: a summary

Let clients know about available assistance

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 26, 2020 October 26, 2020
  • 11:00
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Feds extend deadline to apply for DTC, receive $600 disability benefit

The extension is welcome news for Canadians with disabilities

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Five upcoming items to watch in Canadian business

The BoC's rate announcement is on the list

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Whistleblower, reporter receive anti-corruption prize

Money laundering tipster, murdered journalist share award

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Sun Life buying majority stake in U.S. investment manager

Deal sees Sun Life acquiring 51% of Crescent Capital

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Alterna to merge Member Savings Credit Union

Member Savings offers banking services to LCBO employees

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U.K. government borrowing hits record

Covid-19 is battering public finances

Comparing personal taxes based on the U.S. election’s outcome

Biden is campaigning on making the wealthy pay more

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Top Canadian hedge fund returns 16% over 10 years

Alternative IQ hosted its annual awards for the industry on Tuesday

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 21, 2020 October 21, 2020
  • 11:34
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Overcoming Alberta’s financial hurdles

Covid-19 and low oil and gas prices pose challenges for Albertans looking to invest

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CI closes deal for majority stake in Aligned Capital

Aligned has $10B in assets and over 200 advisors