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Making a move to independence

Elie Nour left Manulfe Securities to start investment dealer Nour Private Wealth

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Five things to watch for in Canadian business

Inflation report coming Friday

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TSX posts modest gain

U.S. markets finish mixed

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Tax court rules 2009 space trip was a taxable benefit

At issue was the $41.8-million price tag for a trip Cirque du Soleil’s founder Guy Laliberté had been reimbursed for as a business expense

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IFIC proposes four titles for advisors

The mutual fund industry trade group support’s the CSA’s proposed ban on titles that are based on sales activity

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Key household debt ratio rose in Q2

Canadians owed $1.69 in credit market debt for every dollar of household disposable income

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SLGI closing small-cap fund

Sun Life Sionna Canadian Small Cap Equity Class will close Nov. 16

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RBC Target 2018 ETF closing to subscriptions

The 2018 corporate bond ETF will mature Nov. 16

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Investors Group rebranding

IG Wealth Management name aims to reflect firm’s approach to achieving financial well‑being

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Another down day on the TSX

U.S. markets post solid gains

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New manager for Fidelity’s asset allocation products

David Tulk joins as portfolio manager for four products

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 13, 2018 September 14, 2018
  • 14:45
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Discount brokerage clients underwhelmed with mobile investing

Millennials represent both a business risk and an opportunity

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Franklin Templeton chooses new CIO for fixed-income group

Sonal Desai will succeed Chris Molumphy at the end of the year

Closing the gender gap in finance

Greater inclusion of women as users, providers, and regulators of financial services would have benefits beyond addressing gender inequality

Groups introduce new strategic philanthropic designation for advisors

The program will allow advisors to develop strategic plans focused on philanthropy for individuals and families interested in charitable giving

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 11:15

Asset managers say increasing regulation top near-term challenge

Improving efficiency and enhancing service are firm’s top priorities

CSA names new secretary general

Laura Belloni succeeds Kim Lachapelle

  • September 17, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 12:08

Mackenzie adds to multi-asset strategies team

Alex Bellefleur joins as chief economist; Blair Ireland hired as portfolio manager

  • September 12, 2018 September 12, 2018
  • 15:30

Fiera Capital names Donald LeCavalier as global chief financial officer

John Valentini appointed president and CEO of the firm’s private investments

Mutual fund industry parched by sales drought in August

Bond and equity funds posted net redemptions even as industry assets continued to rise

Coin Capital launches two ETFs

The new funds focus on emerging technologies, such as blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) and nanotechnology

High net-worth investors expected to increase holdings of sustainable investments

Information remains a barrier for some investors

Australia cracks down on initial coin offerings

ASIC has prevented five proposed ICOs from raising capital without appropriate investor protections

BCSC to extend use of electronic filing

Amendments would require investment funds to file annual reports electronically

IOSCO issues policy measures to protect investors of OTC leveraged products

Report covers the marketing and sale of rolling-spot forex contracts, contracts for differences and binary options

Dow and S&P 500 hit record highs

TSX closes with solid gain

Shareholder activists winning fewer proxy contests: report

Canadian activists have only won about half of this year’s proxy contests

Canada an attractive market for U.S.-based PE investors

Consumer spending has been a strong driver of PE interest