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RRSP contributions remain steady despite Covid-19, advisors say

Increased savings and a hot market mean many advisors are managing client FOMO

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Financial well-being may be neglected amid household juggling act, poll says

Women lagged men when it came to investing and planning

  • By: Staff
  • February 24, 2021 February 24, 2021
  • 12:40
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IA Clarington launches U.S. equities fund

The fund invests in companies of any size across all sectors to achieve a strong total return

  • By: Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 11:18
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Fed is in no hurry to raise interest rates, Powell says

Financial markets rebounded following the central banker’s comments

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Allow annuities in TFSAs, insurance industry group tells feds

CLHIA also called for longer-term bonds and more sustainable investment assets

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Royal Bank reports Q1 profit up from year ago, beats expectations

Wealth management results were "very impressive," analyst says

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National Bank reports Q1 profit that tops expectations

Profit in wealth management was up 20% year over year

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As mortgage deferrals end, risk of arrears could re-emerge

CMHC says 250,000 homeowners sought deferrals in the middle of 2020

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How’s your advisor treating you? The BCSC wants to know

The regulator says it will contact clients directly as part of compliance reviews

Black Canadians suffer higher unemployment and lower wages

Demographic groups are disproportionately affected by the pandemic, StatsCan says

Tougher AML rules in U.S. raise foreign banks’ financial crime risks

Non-U.S. banks may see increased use of subpoenas, Fitch says

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Don’t let CRA tax interest relief tempt you into filing late, experts warn

Relief hasn't been extended to late-filing penalties where there’s an unpaid tax liability

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Earmarking equities in an uncertain era

Lower expected returns shift focus to value, dividends

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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Canada’s big banks not likely to join Bitcoin bandwagon: DBRS

Even with low interest rates, Bitcoin's risks outweigh the benefits, a report says

Canadians need help with goals, financial ruts

Pandemic uncertainty weighs on clients, recent polls suggest

  • By: Staff
  • February 10, 2021 February 10, 2021
  • 14:30

Halfway through an SRO ban, ex-rep agrees to new suspension

An OSC enforcement action against a former rep has extended an existing suspension

Industry talk with new and veteran advisors

What attracted them to financial services?