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Scotia GAM adds to equity income team

Jason Gibbs returns to the firm

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Empire Life announces leadership appointments

The insurer named a new capital management SVP, CFO

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 2, 2021 December 2, 2021
  • 11:24
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Former CFA Institute president joins FMI board

Paul Smith will help the accreditation body expand its reach and profile

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 1, 2021 December 1, 2021
  • 12:34
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BlackRock names former CIBC exec as head of iShares Canada

Industry veteran Pat Chiefalo left the position earlier this year

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 25, 2021 November 25, 2021
  • 11:09
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IIROC elects new board director

Debra Doucette takes the role as Holly A. Benson steps down

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 24, 2021 November 24, 2021
  • 15:25
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Quarles to leave Fed’s board, giving Biden another slot

Quarles has served as the Fed's first vice chair of supervision, giving him wide-ranging authority over the banking system

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TDAM CIO Robert Vanderhooft stepping down

David Sykes will take over the role on April 1

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 2, 2021 November 2, 2021
  • 11:26
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IIAC finalists prioritize public service

Robert Marck and Niki Prodanovic were runners-up for the IIAC Top Under 40 award

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 2, 2021 November 2, 2021
  • 09:00
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Meridian Credit Union appoints Jay-Ann Gilfoy as new CEO

The Vancity veteran will begin on Jan. 3

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 1, 2021 November 1, 2021
  • 14:04
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BMO appoints new wealth management head

Deland Kamanga will assume the role on Nov. 1

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 29, 2021 October 29, 2021
  • 10:18
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Raymond Chun named group head of TD Wealth and Insurance

Leo Salom becomes CEO of TD Bank in U.S. as part of broader executive shakeup at TD

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CPP Investments appoints first sustainability officer

Climate change is the defining issue of our time, the pension fund's president said

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 27, 2021 October 27, 2021
  • 11:27
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Trudeau shuffles cabinet

New associate minister of finance named

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Richardson Wealth hires VP of family office wealth counsel

Sascha Isaacs joins the firm from CI Financial

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 25, 2021 October 25, 2021
  • 15:02
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Manulife Investment Management names co-chief investment strategists

Kevin Headland and Macan Nia assume the roles immediately, following Philip Petursson's departure

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 25, 2021 October 26, 2021
  • 11:31
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Lewis Kent wins Distinguished New Advisor Award

London, Ont.-based advisor serves physician clients

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BMO adds new senior role focused on wealth firm strategy, growth

Effective Nov. 1, Geoff Newton will take on the newly created role at BMO Private Wealth

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 13, 2021 October 13, 2021
  • 14:51
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CBA president stepping down

Neil Parmenter's last day will be Dec. 23

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 13, 2021 October 13, 2021
  • 11:30

Jonathan Lin named 2021 winner of IIAC Top Under 40 award

Award celebrates talented young professionals in the investment industry

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Lesley Poole named FP Canada Fellow

The distinction honours her contributions to professional financial planning

  • By: IE Staff
  • October 6, 2021 October 6, 2021
  • 16:40
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Philip Petursson moves to IG Wealth

Petursson is the firm's first chief investment strategist

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 1, 2021 October 1, 2021
  • 11:05
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CFA Societies Canada appoints new board leadership, members

Ronald Schwarz succeeds David Smith as chairman

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 29, 2021 September 29, 2021
  • 11:19
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Alain Carrier to leave CPP Investment Board

He will become global CEO of Bregal Investments

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 28, 2021 September 28, 2021
  • 15:44
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Chrystia Freeland to remain as Finance Minister

Trudeau will reconvene Parliament by the end of the fall

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QAFP exam award for merit recipients announced

Michael Liu, Scott Braun and Nathan Phillips received the award of merit

  • By: IE Staff
  • September 28, 2021 September 28, 2021
  • 15:11