Bank of Canada expected to hold interest rates this week

Softening of economy has paved the way to slower price growth

By Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press |March 4, 2024

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Finance Minister to present Liberals’ federal budget on April 16

Big-ticket spending is unlikely given promise of fiscal restraint

By Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press |March 4, 2024

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Richardson Wealth adds retention bonuses for advisors

The bonuses will total $15.2 million for advisors who stay until at least November 2026

By Rudy Mezzetta |March 1, 2024

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FSRA to launch questionnaires on risk and business practices

Provincial regulator is attempting to identify hidden risks and set a baseline for business practices

By Jonathan Got |March 4, 2024

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Industry Insights

Is 65 the new 45?

Canadians today are facing the longest retirements ever.

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FSRA open to strengthening requirements for financial advisor title

Credentialing bodies also discussed putting clients first at regulator’s annual conference

By Michelle Schriver |March 4, 2024

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Toronto pension firm sues Scotiabank over pension plan for doctors

Claim for $700M alleges Medicus Pension Plan was built on confidential information

By Michael McKiernan |March 1, 2024

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How to talk about mental health with clients

Active listening and asking the right questions are key to checking on clients’ sense of well-being

By Jonathan Got |February 28, 2024

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Investors wary of AI for investment decisions: survey

They want investment firms to be transparent about the use of AI and smart about mitigating risks

By Jonathan Got |February 29, 2024

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What happens if a mutual fund trust loses its status?

The rare occurrence can affect eligibility for registered plans, but there’s relief for temporary situations

By Melissa Shin |February 27, 2024

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Sustainable funds hit AUM record despite ETF outflows

Analysis from Morningstar Direct found most of the AUM increase came from market appreciation

By Melissa Shin |March 1, 2024

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