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ETF assets set to more than double in five years, BMO says

AUM could top $400 billion by 2024

Pension plans using risky assumptions: Report

Public sector plans may be miscalculating future payout obligations

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Canadian economy contracted in November: StatsCan

Real GDP decreased by 0.1%, in line with consensus expectations

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Small business confidence remains low: CFIB

Alberta’s small business owners are the least confident in the country

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 31, 2019 January 31, 2019
  • 09:49

Global markets, TSX get a boost

Oil and gold prices rise, fed goes dovish on rate hikes

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Why recession calls are still too early

A Desjardins report says the current cycle has some unique characteristics that might support a continued expansion

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Business leaders increasingly pessimistic about economy

Optimism among professional accountants is at its lowest level since 2016

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 30, 2019 January 30, 2019
  • 12:46
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More than one-quarter of retired Canadians want to go back to work

While the majority of retirees who re-enter the job market are seeking intellectual stimulation, half also cite financial worries

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 30, 2019 January 30, 2019
  • 10:53
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TSX gets boost from higher crude and gold prices

U.S. markets end down

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Global credit conditions weaken: Moody’s

U.S. trade policy is a far-reaching source of global risk, rating agency says

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TSX ends higher despite lower crude and warning from SNC Lavalin

Dow drops more than 200 points

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Oilpatch financial results expected to reflect extreme Q4 oil price volatility

Imperial Oil reports on Friday

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Global bank outlooks more negative than in mid-2018

The increase in negative outlooks follows revisions in Italy and Latin America

  • January 28, 2019 January 28, 2019
  • 15:30
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Invest with diversity

Two reports offer insights on the importance of diversity in investing

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 28, 2019 January 28, 2019
  • 14:00
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Big banks poised to gain from open banking

Clients tend to prefer staying with their existing bank, report finds

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The week ahead

Watch for GDP data and an interest rate announcement from the U.S. Federal Reserve Board

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 25, 2019 January 28, 2019
  • 17:30
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TSX rallies for fifth straight week

U.S. markets close with solid gains

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Higher energy prices lift TSX

U.S. markets end mixed

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Canada’s dealmakers optimistic about 2019 M&A outlook

Energy and technology expected to drive deal activity

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Global government debt nearly double 2007 levels: Fitch

Many countries poorly positioned for financial tightening as global interest rates begin to move higher

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TSX falls on lower crude oil prices

U.S. markets up slightly

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Portfolio managers believe recession is near

Investor expectations for total shareholder returns are at historically low levels

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Retail sales slow in November: StatsCan

Wholesale and manufacturing sales also declined for the month

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TSX ends 12-day rally

Dow sheds more than 300 points

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Feds to focus on making homes affordable for millennials

Liberals looking at “multiple things” to address challenge, says finance minister