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Transition to shorter T+2 settlement now underway

Redwood launches behavioural finance ETF

New fund aims to profit from the collective effects of investors’ emotional mistakes

Weak but mostly positive performance for Canadian funds in August: Morningstar

Desjardins Investments lowers management fees

It will also proceed with the merger of Desjardins Canadian Equity Growth Fund with Desjardins Canadian Equity Fund

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 17, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 11:25

Brompton seeks to convert two funds into ETFs

Unitholders expected to benefit from conversion

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 17, 2018 January 17, 2018
  • 11:15

Auspise to terminate Canadian Natural Gas Index ETF

The last day a redemption request can be placed is March 19

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 17, 2018 January 17, 2018
  • 10:50

IA Clarington lowers fees for Global Bond Fund

The changes affect Series F, F5, EF and EF5

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 16, 2018 January 16, 2018
  • 14:25
CI makes portfolio management changes

Manulife streamlines mutual fund lineup

The firm will merge its Canadian small cap and large cap equity teams to form a single Canadian growth team

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 16, 2018 January 19, 2018
  • 12:10
Canadians prioritizing home renovations over savings

Equitable Bank introduces reverse mortgage product

Path Home Plan is available in Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 10:20

Invesco updates PowerShares Monthly Income Fund investment strategy

Fund will be renamed Invesco Monthly Income ETF Portfolio

Evolve completes Sphere ETFs acquisition

The company plans to change the names of the funds in the near future

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 15, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 11:55

Banks raise mortgage rates

RBC, TD and CIBC raise rates

Evolve proposes actively managed marijuana ETF

SEED would offer investors exposure to domestic and global companies involved in the cannabis industry

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 12, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 15:20
WisdomTree introduces three equity ETFs

Horizons plans second marijuana ETF

The proposed fund would offer investors exposure to small-cap companies involved in cultivation, production and distribution

Canadian VC funding activity surges in 2016

Franklin Templeton launches core Canadian bond fund

Franklin Bissett Canadian Bond Fund invests across the broad Canadian bond universe

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 10, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 14:40

IFIC requests creditor protection for RDSP beneficiaries

Contributions from individuals can be seized as part of a bankruptcy proceeding

New firm focusing on digital asset sector raises $20 million

Harvest plans blockchain technologies ETF

The investment manager has filed a preliminary prospectus with Canadian securities regulators

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 8, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 12:50

New CI insurance product designed for younger clientele

iA Financial has also made improvements to its existing critical illness product

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 8, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 11:20
WisdomTree introduces three equity ETFs

Record breaking year for Canadian ETFs

The industry embraced innovation in 2017

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 5, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 11:15
Manulife reducing premiums on some term life policies

Foresters adds charity benefit to whole life product

Under the new provision, the insurer will donate an additional 1% of the basic insurance amount to a registered charity designated by the policyowner when…

Weak but mostly positive performance for Canadian funds in August: Morningstar

Asian equity funds led the charge in 2017: Morningstar Canada

Domestic equity funds had positive results for the year but trailed their foreign counterparts

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 3, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 14:35
Computershare to acquire exempt market business of Canadian Western Trust

SLGI completes acquisition of Excel Funds Management

The purchase expands Sun Life’s wealth management business in Canada with a broader lineup of emerging market funds

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 3, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 12:25

Knowledge First acquires Heritage to boost RESP offerings

The transaction expands the distribution of the First Flex RESP across Canada with a sales force of more than 1,600 licensed representatives

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 3, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 11:20

Marquest terminates Canadian equity income fund

Units delisted from TSX

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 3, 2018 January 3, 2018
  • 10:50

Tackling longevity risk

Insurance products such as annuities can provide valuable peace of mind for retirees, but there are drawbacks to consider

CI makes portfolio management changes

Mutual fund sales cool in November: IFIC

Investors exit bond funds

BMO Investments makes changes to its mutual fund lineup

BMO to discontinue DSC on all new mutual fund purchases

The low-load DSC option will continue to be available, and investors with existing standard DSC purchase option holdings will remain invested based on their mutual…

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 20, 2017 January 21, 2018
  • 10:20