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Mutual fund sales declined to end 2018

Long-term funds ended the year in the red with negative net sales of $2.5 billion for the full year

Fidelity launches equity fund

Fund aims to combine two different, yet complementary, investment approaches

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 14:12

BMO AM to consolidate commodities ETFs

The consolidations will occur at the close of trading Jan. 25

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 10:26

RBC Insurance adds caregiver rider to disability plans

Rider would allow insured to take time off work to care for a terminally ill family member

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 13:05
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Harvest Portfolios introduces gold ETF

Harvest Global Gold Giants Index ETF invests in large gold-mining issuers

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 12:41

MD Financial adds index portfolios

Portfolios combine tactical asset allocation with index-tracking pools

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 11:48

TDAM expands D-series lineup

Eighteen funds added today

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 10:43

Manulife announces fund merger, changes to equity fund

The merger aims to streamline Manulife Investments' product platform

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 13:20

BMO launches ETF series for tactical dividend fund

The units started trading Friday on the TSX

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 11, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 12:00
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RBC GAM, BlackRock Canada create unified ETF family

The strategic alliance between the two asset-management giants will feature 150 ETFs with a combined $60 billion in AUM

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Nasdaq launches water index

The index will set a weekly rate for the price of water in California

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2019 outlook for U.S. equity ETFs

How these funds could fare in a challenging market

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ETFs outsell mutual funds in 2018

Canadian ETFs brought in more than $20 billion in new assets despite the market volatility

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 4, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 15:47
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Zero-fee funds unlikely to proliferate: Report

Research suggests innovation and negotiation will play a larger role in lowering costs for clients

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 4, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 13:57
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Harvest increases risk ratings on some ETFs

The company will terminate one of the ETFs on which it’s raising the risk rating

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 4, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 13:29
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Mutual fund sales slump continued in November

Despite redemptions, industry assets rose by $15.5 billion

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Faircourt migrates two closed-end funds to NEO

Asset manager anticipates cost savings for investors

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 20, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 10:45
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Foresters offering institutional pricing for two bond funds

Lower management fees for imaxx Short Term Bond Fund and imaxx Canadian Bond Fund

  • December 19, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 09:30
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TFSA usage jumps in 2018

Many Canadians unaware of changes to contribution limit

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 18, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 11:55
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Hamilton Capital launches Australian financials ETF

Actively managed equity portfolio built primarily of Australia-based financial services companies

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 17, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 10:00
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National Bank partners with insurtech Breathe Life

Partnership will accelerate online availability of life insurance products to clients

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 14, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 13:00

Fidelity lowers risk ratings for two mutual funds

New ratings will take effect in January

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 13, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 13:00
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London Life, Mackenzie introduce goals-based investing program

The firms are also launching a new mutual fund family

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Equitable Bank product uses whole life insurance to fund retirement

Clients can borrow up to 90% of the cash surrender value of the life insurance policy

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 12, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 15:15
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Manulife announces changes to two funds subadvised by Mawer

Travis Goldfeldt will take over lead manager duties from incoming Mawer president Craig Senyk

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 12, 2018 January 11, 2019
  • 11:10