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Bridging Finance launches fund that invests in Indigenous communities

Lending proceeds will fund job creation, infrastructure and other initiatives

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 16, 2019 April 16, 2019
  • 14:41

Horizons lowers risk rating for Canadian equity index ETF

No changes have been made to its investment objectives or strategies

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 15, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:16

Ninepoint launches private debt fund

The fund invests in the secured debt of U.S. middle-market companies

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 11, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:07

Desjardins seeks approval for changes to bond fund

If approved, the changes will be effective in July

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 10, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 12:19
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Assante announces pricing changes for HNW clients

Management fees have been reduced by an average of 25%

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 8, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 16:50
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Auspice changes portfolio advisor for crude oil ETF

Purpose Investments will take over from Horizons

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 8, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:53
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Adjusted risk ratings for Evolve ETFs

Auto and U.S. bank ETFs are rated higher, while cyber and gender funds were deemed lower risk

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 5, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 15:39
Focus on Mutual Funds Special Report

New risk ratings for Franklin Templeton ETFs

Ratings on some LibertyShares funds have been lowered

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 5, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 13:17
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Balanced ETFs put their own spin on a mutual fund innovation

Portfolio funds have low fees, which are trending down

Net inflows for Canadian ETFs hit $1.9 billion in March

Fixed income attracted $1.35 billion in new ETF assets

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 2, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 16:05

Budget 2019 could mean more tax payable for fundholders

Department of Finance expects to gain $350 million by 2024 from proposals

Evolve Funds files preliminary prospectus for U.S. cannabis ETF

The fund looks to tap into the U.S. marijuana market

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 1, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:30

Dynamic Funds expands its liquid alt offerings

The firm's latest alternative fund invests in real estate and infrastructure securities, and provides a monthly income stream

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 1, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:06

Horizons files preliminary prospectus for U.S. cannabis ETF

The prospectus warns of the risks of the murky legal landscape in the United States

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 29, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 13:12
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TD makes changes to international stock fund

TD Greystone will assume portfolio advisor responsibilities

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 29, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 10:37
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CIBC Latin American Fund gets new portfolio sub-advisor

The change takes effect in April

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 28, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 14:59

RBC GAM announces changes to index ETFs

Five RBC Index ETFs will merge into iShares ETFs

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 25, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 11:45
Focus on Mutual Funds Special Report

Fidelity changing risk ratings of mutual funds

The new ratings take effect on April 1

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 12:25
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RBC iShares launches six ESG-focused ETFs

The suite includes four equity ETFs and two bond ETFs

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 21, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 12:07

Ninepoint tweaks strategy for short-term bond fund

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

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2019 April 15, 2019
  • 09:20

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 April 15, 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 April 15, 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 April 15, 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 April 15, 2019
  • 11:26