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Former Google CFO joins Wealthsimple’s board

Patrick Pichette is a partner with Inovia Capital, which participated in Wealthsimple’s latest fundraising round

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2021 July 27, 2021
  • 11:16
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RBC launches two new GICs — with a twist

Both products are designed to allow investors to benefit from strong market performance

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2021 July 27, 2021
  • 11:07
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RBC Dominion Securities fined $350K for supervisory failings

In a settlement agreement with IIROC, the firm acknowledged it failed to adequately monitor suspicious account transfers

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2021 July 27, 2021
  • 13:49
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Bitcoin: Disruptive technology or digital Beanie Baby?

Putting cryptocurrencies in perspective

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IMF forecasts 6% global growth this year as economies reopen

A gap between the vaccine haves and have-nots is expected to widen

MFDA unmasks performance reporting issues

SRO review finds a variety of reasons for botched return calculations

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CIBC launches first depositary receipts

The new products will give Canadian investors access to fractional shares of large tech companies

  • By: Staff
  • July 26, 2021 July 26, 2021
  • 12:59

B.C. public-sector pension fund reports 16.5% annual return

The fund reported $199.6 billion in assets under management, a $28.3-billion increase

  • By: Staff
  • July 26, 2021 July 26, 2021
  • 13:34
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MFDA’s new CE regime to launch in the fall

Fund dealers' first CE cycle to kick off on Dec. 1

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Fed to discuss a pullback in economic aid with inflation up

The main concern is that the Fed will end up responding too late and too aggressively to high inflation

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PwC denies report of potential Bridging Finance sale

The receiver plans to file materials next week seeking court approval for a sale process

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Franklin Templeton adds sustainable ETFs

The two funds are managed by in-house specialty investment manager Martin Currie

  • By: Staff
  • July 26, 2021 July 26, 2021
  • 12:38
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Potential tax implications from renting a principal residence

A change in use could result in a deemed disposition

How to redirect your printed copy of Advisor’s Edge

If you’re not going to the office, our team can help you

  • By: Staff
  • April 1, 2020 February 24, 2021
  • 10:21
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FCAC releases new financial literacy strategy

The government agency hopes to make the financial system more accessible and inclusive

Addressing the conflict of proprietary products

Conflicts-related reforms come into effect June 30

As housing prices soar, advisors are adjusting their strategies

Some young clients fear missing out, while older ones may be sitting on unexpected gold mines

ESG interest on the rise, but so is fear of greenwashing

The final day of the RIA conference focused on retail advisors