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Industry moves this week

IFIC elected board members and some well-known names received promotions

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FP Canada’s revenue mixed in 2022–23

Certification fees accounted for 70% of income

rules and regulations

CSA proposes WKSI model

Proposal aims to ease regulatory costs, encourage capital formation by mature issuers

social media

The slow work of converting social media followers to clients

Committing to a platform and showing your personality can help with prospecting

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Retail sales up 0.3% in July

Data reinforces the BoC's decision to hold rates, economist says

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Alberta deserves more than half CPP assets if it exits program: report

Province would be entitled to 53% of the national pension plan's pool by 2027

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Positioning your book for a sale

There's more than one approach to advisor succession

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Employment insurance ranks rise: StatsCan

Number of workers collecting jobless benefits jumped 6% in July

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Many U.S. CEOs get money for nothing

Top execs' payout targets may be too easy to hit, research suggests

Walking against the wind

Fitch sees alt managers weathering the storm

Locked-in capital, robust fees and dry powder should help firms ride out market stress

stock market

Regulators mull redemption fees for investors who sell during market stress

Fund industry pushes back on reforms to address liquidity issues

Report Card on Banks 2023 main chart

How branch-based financial advisors and planners rated their firms’ performance