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Wellington-Altus names chief market strategist

The new appointee will assess market trends and form portfolio recommendations

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Michael Sabia leaving CEO job at CDPQ to head Munk School of Global Affairs

Sabia has served as president and chief executive at CDPQ since March 2009

Global bank policymakers shuffle leadership

Appointments made to lead BIS central bank groups

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AMF names new securities chief

Hugo Lacroix had been serving as interim superintendent for securities markets since January

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OSC names chief administrative officer

Deana Djurdjevic will serve in the newly created role

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FAIR Canada adds to board

New members bring extensive knowledge of investors rights and consumer advocacy

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BMO to appoint retiring BCE CEO George Cope as chair of the board

Cope has been president and chief executive of BCE since 2008

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New CEO for prop broker

Sean Debotte has been appointed CEO of ITG

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Devan Legare named 2019 winner of IIAC Top Under 40 Award

Award celebrates talented young professionals in the investment industry

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 24, 2019 October 25, 2019
  • 19:55
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New head of online brokerage and digital wealth at Aviso

Christine Zalzal brings experience driving growth in retail and wealth product lines

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 23, 2019 October 23, 2019
  • 12:19
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Industry veterans move to National Bank Financial

The two investment professionals ran separate practices at Scotiabank and ScotiaMcLeod, respectively

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 21, 2019 October 21, 2019
  • 16:05
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Canada’s M&A market softens in Q3, Crosbie says

Deal activity was at its lowest level since the third quarter of 2017

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Franklin Templeton Canada names new private wealth, institutional heads

Manmeet Bhatia and Bill Tsotsos take on the roles in Toronto

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 15, 2019 October 15, 2019
  • 12:19

“Outside blood” to lead CI

MacAlpine brings a global perspective

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Andrew Jappy joins Iress as head of Canadian business

The industry veteran spent two decades at Canaccord Genuity

Monique Maynard of Canada Life

What’s next for Canada Life?

The president for Quebec Affairs shares her views on how the insurer will move forward

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CFA Institute names new managing director for Americas

Stephen M. Horan held the role on an interim basis

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 7, 2019 October 17, 2019
  • 14:11
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Executive shuffle at Desjardins aimed at boosting wealth management biz

Denis Dubois replaces Gregory Chrispin as EVP of wealth management and life and health insurance

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Marjolaine Cantin appointed senior deputy ombudsman of OLHI

Appointment is effective immediately

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 3, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 10:38
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Gilchrist named head of ScotiaMcLeod

Scotia veteran had held position on interim basis since May

Mercer Canada names new CIO

Rachel Volynsky brings 20 years of experience to the role

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 25, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 11:00

Djurfeldt eager to help Wellington-Altus grow

Former head of ScotiaMcLeod finds new home at independent

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Bank of Canada appoints new deputy governor

Toni Gravelle has been managing director of the central bank’s Financial Markets Department since 2015

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 16:52
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KPMG appoints new lead for Canadian tax practice

Lucy Iacovelli brings more than 25 years of experience to the role

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 19, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 12:29
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Ex-RBC banker joins Evercore in Canada

Andrew MacNiven is joining the firm as senior managing director