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Lazard appointed subadvisor to Sun Life fund

The change is anticipated to occur on or about Dec. 15

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 6, 2017 December 6, 2017
  • 17:00

First Asset to terminate ETF

First Asset Can-Energy Covered Call ETF will be delisted from the TSX on Valentine’s Day 2018

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 6, 2017 December 6, 2017
  • 14:10
Empire Life expands digital applications to seg funds

iA Financial expands seg fund lineup

The new additions include four new global funds and a family of five global index portfolios

New Mackenzie ETF promotes women in leadership

Mackenzie Global Leadership Impact ETF subadvised by Pax Ellevate Management

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 4, 2017 December 4, 2017
  • 11:20
Weak but mostly positive performance for Canadian funds in August: Morningstar

Foreign equity funds continue to climb in November: Morningstar

Domestic equity funds had weak but mostly positive results

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 4, 2017 December 4, 2017
  • 10:40

Desjardins launches new emerging-markets ETF

The ETF aims to duplicate the performance of the scientific beta emerging-markets multifactor-controlled volatility index

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 1, 2017 December 1, 2017
  • 11:30

Arrow Capital Management enters ETF space

Units of the ETF that provide additional access to Exemplar Investment Grade Fund began trading on the TSX on Friday

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 1, 2017 December 1, 2017
  • 11:25

Fiera acquires management of U.S. mutual fund

City National Rochdale Emerging Markets Fund invests in quality companies in emerging markets

  • By: Leah Golob
  • December 1, 2017 December 1, 2017
  • 11:00

PowerShares ETF switch to take effect Dec. 13

Invesco Canada announced plans to change the listing venue of PowerShares Ultra Liquid Long Term Government Bond Index ETF to NEO earlier this month

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 30, 2017 November 30, 2017
  • 12:20

Horizons introduces robotics and automation ETF

New ETF offers exposure to one of the fastest-growing global equity sectors

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 29, 2017 November 29, 2017
  • 11:40

Manulife to re-open certain capped funds

The popular Manulife Monthly High Income Fund, along with two related funds, will re-open to new investors in January

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 28, 2017 November 28, 2017
  • 15:35

Fidelity to reduce management fees on pools, mutual funds

The firm has also named Patrice Quirion as portfolio manager of two mutual funds

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 27, 2017 November 27, 2017
  • 16:40

Harvest launches Big Pharma Split Corp.

The company invests in a portfolio of equities of large North American pharmaceutical companies

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 24, 2017 November 24, 2017
  • 14:35

Middlefield Group completes $85-million IPO for European Focused Dividend Fund

The fund consists mainly of dividend-paying securities of issuers that are either based in or derive a significant portion of their revenue from Europe

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 24, 2017 November 24, 2017
  • 12:05

Excel to merge funds

Excel Blue Chip Equity Fund will be terminated once the merger with Excel Emerging Markets Balanced Fund is completed

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 24, 2017 November 24, 2017
  • 12:00

IOSCO report provides update on global hedge fund industry

The Cayman Islands continues to be the fund domicile of choice, making up 53% of the global total by net asset value

Fiera introduces new mortage fund

The open-ended fund will invest in mortgages secured by high-quality commercial real estate

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 23, 2017 November 23, 2017
  • 11:35

MD Financial makes changes to fund lineup

The firm is becoming the sole asset manager for certain funds and launching new Series F units for others

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 23, 2017 November 23, 2017
  • 10:35

Mackenzie broadens ETF lineup

New funds provide opportunities to manage interest rate risk, leverage non-traditional asset classes and invest in enhanced global equity diversification

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 22, 2017 November 22, 2017
  • 12:40

Mutual fund net sales rebound in October: IFIC

Net sales of bond and balanced funds show improvement

Horizons ETFs to absorb AlphaPro

ETF strategy could help clients take advantage of stock losses

Investors could sell their exposure to a losing stock while maintaining exposure to it in an ETF

  • By: Jade Hemeon
  • November 21, 2017 November 21, 2017
  • 14:30

TDAM launches two new global fixed income funds

TD Global Income Fund and TD Global Unconstrained Bond Fund expand the firm’s offering of global fixed income products

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 21, 2017 November 21, 2017
  • 11:50

Counsel proposes mergers, other lineup changes

New subadvisor for Counsel Short Term Bond

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 17, 2017 November 17, 2017
  • 14:25
WisdomTree introduces three equity ETFs

Horizons launches new Canadian equity ETF

The ETF seeks to replicate the performance of Nasdaq Inovestor Canada index

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017
  • 10:30

BMO Investments introduces funds for group RRSPs, DIY investors

Risk rating changes announced for certain funds

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 10, 2017 November 10, 2017
  • 11:30