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One in five Canadians will need to liquidate an asset to pay for debt: survey

Many indebted Canadians are thinking of taking on further leverage

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 13, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 10:20

How hedging can address currency volatility

Expert recommends “clear, long-term framework for currency management”

Five things to watch for in Canadian business this week:

Quebecor releases earnings, BoC's Carolyn Wilkins speaks in Vancouver, Statscan releases data on household debt

Advisors can reduce gender bias: Study

A structured process in KYC interviews can help ensure clients receive equitable attention

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 8, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 15:44
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BMO CEO makes $10 million in first year

His direct compensation was 1.7% above target

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Certainty for disability planning

Supreme Court makes decision in Henson trust case

National Bank execs see lower compensation in 2018

CEO Louis Vachon's bonus was reduced, the bank's proxy circular says

RI professionals call on investment community to commit to gender diversity

The group is encouraging investors to make a signed commitment to the cause

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 8, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 10:53

CIBC names new U.S. CEO

Michael Capatides will succeed Larry D. Richman on April 1

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 8, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 10:21
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RBC president made $14.5 million in 2018

David MacKay got a 9% raise over 2017, thanks in part to bank's top position in mutual fund assets

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Ontario budget set for April 11

It will be the PC government's first budget

Canada’s tax system disproportionately benefits men: Report

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives highlights ways tax credits widen gender inequality

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 7, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 00:01
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TD CEO gets 8% raise in direct compensation

Bharat Masrani made $15.3 million last year in total compensation

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Scotiabank president got 3% raise in 2018

Brian Porter made $13.3 million; bank faces three shareholder proposals

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Central bank holds rate, notes ‘increased uncertainty’ on timing of future hikes

The Q4 slowdown was "sharper and more broadly based" than the BoC had anticipated

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IIAC seeking nominations for 2019 Hall of Fame

The deadline to submit nominations is May 15

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 6, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 09:39

Creditor protection extended for cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga

$190M in Bitcoins and other cryptocurrency is locked in the exchange's offline digital wallets

SP Wealth rebrands as Sightline Wealth Management

The relaunch formalizes its transition into a full-service wealth management firm

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 5, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 10:47

Expect rising delinquency rates this year: Equifax

Mortgage delinquency rate rose 1.5% year over year in the fourth quarter

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Banking is most exposed sector to cyber risks: Moody’s

Global banking receives "high risk" rating, along with securities firms

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Five business stories to watch this week

Analysts expect the Bank of Canada to hold interest rates on Wednesday

Mackenzie makes big push in China

MSCI expanding index exposure to China

An increase in the weighting of China A shares will be phased in by November

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FPSC names three members to President’s List

The list recognizes the highest marks in the CFP exam

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 13:07
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IFIC addresses outside business activities, lower late fees in OSC submission

The suggestions are part of a submission on burden reduction

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 12:05

Canadian millennials skeptical of advisors, opting for robos: poll

Younger investors say advisors are less attentive to their needs

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 11:35