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OSC names three new commissioners

Two financial industry veterans and one academic bring longstanding expertise in securities law

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Canaccord Genuity announces cannabis hire

Statistics Canada estimates the value of Canada’s cannabis production at $3 billion

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IFIC announces key appointments

Minal Upadhyaya named as vice president, policy and general counsel

Camilla Sutton named as new head of WCM

Sutton succeeds interim president and CEO of Women in Capital Markets, Jeannie Collins-Ardem

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 18, 2018 August 1, 2018
  • 10:30
Empire Life expands digital applications to seg funds

Two portfolio manager appointments

Empire Life and Canaccord Genuity announce recent hires

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 15, 2018 August 1, 2018
  • 14:50

Newsmaker: A commitment to the profession

Jim Virtue wants financial advice to be a profession and for Advocis to be at the heart of that profession

BMO Investments makes changes to its mutual fund lineup

Andrew Auerbach named new head of Nesbitt Burns

Auerbach will step into Charyl Galpin’s old role on Feb. 1

Street Capital appoints chief product and marketing officer

Concentra Bank names Don Coulter as president and CEO

Bruce Schouten appointed interim CEO of Coast Capital Savings

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 10, 2018 August 15, 2018
  • 17:35

Andre Desmarais back at Power Corp.

The deputy chairman, president and co-chief executive, had taken a temporary medical leave last year

First Block Capital granted bitcoin investment fund manager registration

Blockchain pioneer joins Mogo as special advisor

Anthony Di Iorio will help support the upcoming launch of Mogo's recently announced cryptocurrency account

No unanimity in global regulatory reform, IFIC report finds

Mark Mobius to retire from Franklin Templeton

The veteran fund manager has worked in emerging markets all over the world

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 5, 2018 August 1, 2018
  • 14:45

AMF names new superintendent

Frédéric Pérodeau will oversee the Quebec regulator’s client services and distribution oversight division

Toronto home sales tank 40% in July

Foresters Financial names new CEO

Jim Boyle previously served as head of John Hancock Financial

Bill Morneau voted 2017 business newsmaker of the year

The federal finance minister’s challenges in the second half of 2017 kept him in the news for months

Financial services firms contribute to new fund to promote inclusiveness

Royal Bank appoints new president, Quebec headquarters

Nadine Renaud-Tinker succeeds Martin Thibodeau

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 15, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 10:30

Henri-Paul Rousseau retiring from Power Corp.

Vice-chairman praised for his outstanding contribution to the company’s management team and its subsidiaries’ boards over the last nine years

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 15, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 09:15

Manulife names John Cassaday as new chairman

Cassaday, the former media executive who was named vice chairman on Thursday, will take over from Richard DeWolfe next spring

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 8, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 12:00
Street Capital appoints chief product and marketing officer

Mark Blucher named new head of Central 1 Credit Union

Most recently the CEO of the ICBC, Blucher takes over Don Wright’s former role in January

Street Capital appoints chief product and marketing officer

CFA Societies Canada appoints Christopher May as managing director

May will provide strategic leadership and operational oversight, manage volunteer committees and represent CFA charterholders in Canada

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 7, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 11:30
IIAC introduces judges for Top Under 40 Award

WCM names winners of Return to Bay Street Award

The organization’s award helps eight women with senior-level experience in their return to the financial services sector

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 6, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 13:40

OSC appoints vice chairman

Tim Moseley brings his extensive securities litigation expertise, regulatory background and experience in enforcement and global business environments to the role

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FPSC honours financial planning professionals

The organization bestowed its lifetime achievement award on John De Goey at a dinner held during Financial Planning Week

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 27, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 12:40
CFA Society Toronto names chairwoman

WCM honours four at annual awards luncheon

Harleen Bains, Susan Rimmer and Duane Green were given the WCM Awards for Leadership while Priya Radha was handed the WCM Rising Star Award

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 23, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 16:30
Catalyst Canada names Victor Dodig as chairman

Canada’s most powerful women honoured

The list of award winners for 2017 includes women leaders from the financial services industry

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 22, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 11:50

Doug Bell leaving GMP Capital

The firm’s vice chairman of investment banking is leaving to establish a principal business in the mining sector

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 21, 2017 August 1, 2018
  • 13:50