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SALT Associates joins LOGiQ3 family

Yarmouth, Me.-based firm brings expertise in claims management

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 16, 2018 August 17, 2018
  • 15:15
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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
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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

Consortium signs deal to buy Aeroplan program from Aimia

The group, which includes Air Canada, TD Bank, CIBC and Visa Canada, has agreed to pay $450 million in cash

VCA aims to oversee virtual commodity marketplaces

Working group to meet in September

World Federation of Exchanges proposes enhancements to FSB’s Cyber Lexicon

A common vocabulary can support the development of industry standards for cybersecurity

Wealth-management veteran joins Morneau Sheppell board

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

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

Mutual fund net sales rebounded in July: IFIC

The industry recorded net sales of $772 million, reversing June’s net redemptions of $466 million

  • August 21, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 14:45

Make ban on DSC mutual funds retroactive to consultation launch: IAP

Panel expresses concern that DSC products may be sold more aggressively in advance of the prohibition being fully implemented

RBCGAM introduces three fixed-income pools

The pools are offered in F-series and have a management fee of 0.40%

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 20, 2018 August 20, 2018
  • 10:15

OSFI formally designates Canadian D-SIBs

Federal banking regulator sets minimum loss absorbing capacity requirement for Canada’s six large banks

OSC announces roundtable agenda on derivatives oversight proposals

Panels will examined the CSA’s proposed registration and business conduct regimes

AML watchdog eases compliance obligations

FINTRAC updates beneficial ownership requirements guidance

TSX falls after early gains

U.S. stocks climb higher

Big banks can weather trade disruption storm: DBRS

Banks commercial loan portfolios are well diversified, and they have strong underlying earnings

TSX, U.S. markets edge higher

Loonie creeps up in trading