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After a year of intense debate over a ban on embedded commissions, all eyes are on the CSA

If embedded commissions are banned, many clients would probably lose access to advice

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 1, 2017 December 1, 2017
  • 00:30

Speakers at Advocis symposium represent a variety of perspectives and opinions

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 15, 2017 November 15, 2017
  • 14:20
Empire Life expands digital applications to seg funds

Banning commissions could reduce access to financial advice while proposed tax changes could have a severe impact on business owners, Joe Oliver argues

Weak but mostly positive performance for Canadian funds in August: Morningstar

Average costs for Canadian advised investors remain comparable to those of U.S. investors, study finds

Industry needs transparency and choice, not a ban on commissions

Paul Bourque, president and CEO, Investment Funds Institute of Canada, explains why increased disclosure and transparency would be better for mutual fund investors than the proposed ban on embedded commissions. He spoke from the IFIC annual leadership conference in Toronto.

OSC announces key details for embedded commissions roundtable

Meeting planned for Calgary and Edmonton

After decades of inaction, the CSA finally may be deciding whether to ban these commissions

OSC announces key details for embedded commissions roundtable

What regulators will decide to do on this remains unclear — and the discussions held on Monday did little to clarify the issue

OSC announces key details for embedded commissions roundtable

The roundtable, which is part of the CSA’s consultation on discontinuing trailing commissions on mutual funds, includes three topics and 13 panellists

  • By: Jade Hemeon
  • September 11, 2017 December 19, 2017
  • 11:25