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S&P completes review of Canadian bank resolution regime

Ratings and outlooks on systemically important banks unchanged

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Australian bank arranges world’s first bond solely using blockchain

Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s new debt instrument will be known as bond-i

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FSB launches review of legal entity identifiers implementation progress

The board invites feedback from stakeholders

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IOSCO calls for comments on governance of OTC derivatives data

Global policymakers seek to further improve derivatives data reporting

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Low investor awareness of CRM2 a challenge for firms and advisors

Edward Jones tops J.D. Power investor satisfaction ranking for sixth consecutive year

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 16, 2018 August 16, 2018
  • 11:44
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Unitholders approve changes to SEI Canada funds

The adjustments to the investment objectives of four mutual funds will more accurately describe how each fund is managed

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 16, 2018 August 16, 2018
  • 10:30
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ASC panel denies order against short seller Cohodes

Commission staff hadn’t proved there was an urgent need for the interim order

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Wealthsimple to launch zero-commission stock trading service

Users will have access to unlimited trades of more than 8,000 publicly traded stocks and ETFs

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OSC doubles fine against former First Leaside CFO

The commission set aside the decisions of an IIROC hearing panel and substituted its own decisions

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Global growth jitters sparked by Turkey drag markets lower

TSX sheds more than 180 points

  • By: Ian Bickis
  • August 15, 2018 August 15, 2018
  • 17:30
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Qualified Financial Services appoints president to lead growth

Fiona Cuddy joins the MGA from Canada Life

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 15, 2018 August 16, 2018
  • 16:25
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IIROC fines BBS Securities for violating discount brokerage rules

The conduct of Virtual Brokers amounted to a recommendation, which discount brokers and prohibited from providing

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Wealth-management veteran joins Morneau Sheppell board

Kish Kapoor was formerly president of Wellington West and one of the founders of Assante

Canada’s tax system unfairly favours wealthy, poll of CRA auditors suggests

Union uses findings to further push federal government to increase CRA funding

Canadians continue to lose money to binary options schemes: OBSI

Risky purchases can leave investors with no protection

Research project seeks to enhance investment product disclosure

IFIC partners with BEworks to examine investment cost and performance statements

  • August 16, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 15:35

Concentra expands executive team

Appointments aim to strengthen bank’s ability to drive growth

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 15, 2018 August 15, 2018
  • 13:55

IA Financial chooses Pierre Miron to lead IT strategy

The appointment is in keeping with the company’s major shift to digital

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 13, 2018 August 13, 2018
  • 14:15

RBCGAM hires head of real estate equity investments

Appointment expands private markets business

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 13, 2018 August 13, 2018
  • 11:30

National Bank updates ETF Handbook

Report lists nearly 3,000 Canadian and U.S. exchange-traded products

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 17, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 15:22

EHP Funds launches family of alternative mutual funds

Six funds now available to advisors and their clients

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 17, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 11:15

Franklin Templeton introduces five-year increments to target date lineup

Four new Franklin LifeSmart Portfolios launched

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 16, 2018 August 16, 2018
  • 14:58

OSC warns former investors of Trans Atlantic Direct

“Double dip” scheme appears to target investors who lost funds to a foreign exchange trading scheme

IIROC suspends guidance on trailer fees paid to discount brokers

The move is intended to reduce regulatory uncertainty following the CSA’s plan to propose rule changes

OSFI announces compliance deadlines for bank word restrictions

Amendments will permit regulated non-bank institutions to use “generic bank terms”

TSX ends higher

Inflation report helps boost Canadian dollar

  • By: Ian Bickis
  • August 17, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 17:30

Foreign investment in Canadian bonds continued in June

Canadian investment in foreign securities also increased

  • August 17, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 14:30

Annual inflation rate jumped to 3% in July

Rising gasoline prices helped push the consumer price index to its highest reading since 2011

  • By: Craig Wong
  • August 17, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 12:25