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Ninepoint tweaks strategy for short-term bond fund

The fund invests in high-interest savings accounts at Schedule 1 Canadian banks

Franklin Templeton to make changes to fixed income fund

The fund's exposure to high-yield investments will be reduced to achieve lower volatility

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 18, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 12:09
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Sun Life proposes fund changes

Sun Life Multi-Strategy Target Return Fund would become Sun Life Opportunistic Fixed Income Fund

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 14, 2019 March 14, 2019
  • 10:31

Wealthsimple launches zero-commission trading app

Wealthsimple Trade gives users access to stock trading with no minimum account size or paperwork

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 13, 2019 March 13, 2019
  • 11:20
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Choosing an actively managed bond ETF is not easy

Look under the hood, say analysts at National Bank of Canada

Great-West Life launches digital insurance application

SimpleProtect is designed to speed up the application process for clients and advisors

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 12, 2019 March 12, 2019
  • 11:26

Franklin Templeton introduces alt mutual fund

The fund seeks to replicate the returns of high-conviction hedge funds

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 11, 2019 March 11, 2019
  • 11:24
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Tackling misperceptions about gender-focused funds

An expert panel offers insights

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How seg funds weathered last year

AUM dropped in 2018, thanks to flagging markets

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In Canada, 23 ETFs launched in February

ETFs had net inflows of $1.3B in the same month

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 7, 2019 March 7, 2019
  • 11:30

1832 Asset Management proposes fund mergers

The merged fund would benefit from increased scale, the firm says

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 7, 2019 March 7, 2019
  • 11:11
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Desjardins launches two low-carbon ETFs

The ETFs track global and emerging market indices

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 7, 2019 March 7, 2019
  • 09:36
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Investing in real estate with ETFs

Funds offer diversification, inflation hedging and international exposure

IA Clarington launches liquid alt, international equity funds

The liquid alternative fund offers Canadian investors a new way of generating enhanced returns from the U.S. equity market, the firm says

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2019 March 1, 2019
  • 10:28

Franklin Templeton launches three ETF portfolios

Each portfolio is a mutual fund

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 28, 2019 February 28, 2019
  • 14:06
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ESG ETFs see steady inflows globally

Total assets in ESG exchange-traded products hit a record of nearly $25 billion in January

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 27, 2019 February 27, 2019
  • 12:10

Horizons launches tax-efficient preferred shares index ETF

HLPR is part of the firm's family of total return index ETFs

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 27, 2019 February 26, 2019
  • 09:00

Canadian women are unsure about maintaining their lifestyles: poll

Find out where advisors can fill in the gaps in confidence

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 26, 2019 March 18, 2019
  • 11:48

Mackenzie launches three liquid alt funds

The funds provide diversification and lower correlation to the markets, the firm says

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 26, 2019 February 26, 2019
  • 10:26
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CC&L introduces three “liquid alts”

Portfolio manager has 15 years of experience with alternative investments

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 16:00
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Funds with international subadvisors don’t have an edge

Award-winning research paper suggests subadvisors with a foreign presence are unable to exploit local information

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 13:30
Piggybank With Eyeglasses And Calculator On Wooden Table, TFSA, RRSP

Better advice needed on the difference between TFSAs and RRSPs

Penalties for overcontributing can eat away at client investments

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 22, 2019
  • 12:50
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SLGI streamlines mutual fund lineup

Unitholders to vote on proposal to transition Sun Life Infrastructure Fund

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 20, 2019 February 20, 2019
  • 17:40
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Franklin Templeton introduces suite of passive ETFs

The management fees for four Franklin Liberty Shares ETFs range from 0.05% to 0.09%

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 20, 2019 February 20, 2019
  • 10:20
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CIBC Asset Management announces changes to bond pools

The company is assuming core portfolio advisor duties for three fixed-income pools

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 19, 2019 February 19, 2019
  • 12:05