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Canadian ETF providers look to capitalize on clean energy theme

New products missed the 2020 boom but have plenty of room to grow

Two new sustainable funds from Mackenzie Investments

The firm now offers six sustainable products in total

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 9, 2021 April 8, 2021
  • 08:00
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The growing impact of impact investing

While investor interest has increased significantly, investors and advisors need to be wary of greenwashing

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Insurers hop on LRCN bandwagon

More firms are expected to take advantage of new rules adopted last month, DBRS says

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CI GAM launches Bitcoin mutual fund

CI Financial has also announced it is acquiring full ownership of Lawrence Park Asset Management

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 6, 2021 April 6, 2021
  • 13:14
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3iQ launches Bitcoin ETF

The fund company has also filed a preliminary prospectus for an Ether ETF

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 1, 2021 April 1, 2021
  • 14:12
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FP Canada adds top performers to President’s List

The organization also named the inaugural recipient of the QAFP Exam Award of Merit  

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 23, 2021 March 23, 2021
  • 11:18
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Canadian fund sales exceeded $23B in February

Balanced mutual funds led the way

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2021 March 19, 2021
  • 14:52
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Guardian Capital launches global equities ETFs

Both funds target companies that are expected to sustain strong, long-term growth

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 16, 2021 March 16, 2021
  • 10:38
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Harvest boldly goes where no Canadian ETF has gone before

The fund company has filed a preliminary prospectus for a space innovation ETF

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 16, 2021 March 16, 2021
  • 10:26
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IG Wealth expands offerings for HNW investors

New private pools include alternative and low-volatility strategies

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 15, 2021 March 15, 2021
  • 11:29
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New Desjardins ETF focuses on carbon reduction

The fund invests in large- and mid-cap companies in emerging markets

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 12, 2021 March 12, 2021
  • 11:23

RBC iShares expands ETF offering

New funds track companies with strong sustainability practices relative to peers

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 11, 2021 March 11, 2021
  • 11:10
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Mackenzie launches private credit fund

The new fund is Mackenzie’s first collaboration with Northleaf Capital Partners

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 11, 2021 March 10, 2021
  • 09:00
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Active managers eyeing performance disparities across real estate subsectors

The pandemic has accelerated trends in retail, industrial and office space

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Too old for ETFs?

Clients with short time horizons may feel that indexed investing isn’t for them — but it can still work under the right conditions

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Connor, Clark & Lunn launches liquid alt fund

The market neutral fund provides lower volatility than equities

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 5, 2021 March 5, 2021
  • 12:20
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February was a strong month for Canadian ETF flows and launches

Inflows reached $6.6 billion in a month that saw 18 product launches

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 3, 2021 March 9, 2021
  • 11:42
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CI GAM proposes Bitcoin fund merger

Amid a flurry of activity in the crypto fund space, the race is now on for the first Ether ETF

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Fiera sells rights to manage US$1.9B emerging markets fund

The move comes as part of a strategic review of Fiera's U.S. operations

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 2, 2021 March 5, 2021
  • 12:04
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MD Financial introduces private credit pool

The firm also offers real estate and private equity pools

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021
  • 15:57
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Dynamic launches emerging market equities fund

Inflows to emerging markets have soared in recent months

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021
  • 11:10
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Equitable Bank expands CSV line of credit suite

Eligible Sun Life clients can access up to 90% of the cash surrender value of their whole life insurance policies

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 16:35
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CI files prospectus for Ethereum ETF

The ETF is expected to be the first in the world to invest in Ether

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 11:24
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IA Clarington launches U.S. equities fund

The fund invests in companies of any size across all sectors to achieve a strong total return

  • By: IE Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 11:11