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New climate change initiative will engage financial community

The RIA is coordinating Climate Engagement Canada in collaboration with SHARE and Ceres

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  • October 14, 2021 October 14, 2021
  • 09:56
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Trudeau announces date for recall of Parliament

Extended paid sick leave and housing affordability are among early priorities for the new government

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China’s central bank says Evergrande risks “controllable”

The company has missed a third round of interest payments on its offshore bonds this week, spooking investors globally

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Canada’s remarkable job market recovery

Labour market gains could lead to the Bank of Canada reigning in monetary policy, an NBF report suggests

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GDP forecast dims on softer wholesale activity in August

Scotiabank's quarterly GDP forecasting model edged lower for the third quarter

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Energy crisis just one factor in slower growth

Some countries, including Canada, are benefiting from rising oil prices

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Desjardins GAM reducing the fees of multiple ETFs

The changes come into effect on Nov. 1

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  • October 15, 2021 October 15, 2021
  • 12:12

Big Six join Mark Carney-led Net Zero Banking Alliance

Members of the global alliance must align their lending and investment portfolios with net-zero emissions targets

Home sales post first month-over-month increase since March: CREA

Fifteen of the 26 markets CREA tracks saw a rise in sales in September

White House plans to address economic risk of climate change

The Biden administration has issued a report with plans to protect the financial, insurance and housing markets

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CFTC sanctions Tether, Bitfinex

The sanctions between the two total US$42.5 million, to settle the U.S. regulator's allegations

Post-crisis reforms helped banks ride out pandemic

Basel III implementation made progress despite extreme market turmoil

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Canadian stocks outperform U.S. equities in inflationary periods

Stagflation could be on the horizon, a National Bank report says

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IIROC advisors can earn 10 compliance credits with CE Corner

Newcom Media expands continuing education site for financial professionals

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  • October 15, 2021 October 15, 2021
  • 12:14
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Do KYC profiles match client trading behaviour?

Researchers point to new ways of assessing risk

How to prepare for a home audit

Dealers shouldn’t be confronted with red flags upon entry to the home

What was the biggest lesson you learned during the pandemic?

We asked three advisors

Client Confidential: Isaac Jonas

A resource economist adjusts to banking in Canada