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FSRA looking for pension advisory committee members

Deadline to apply is Nov. 1

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  • October 11, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 16:02
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Former regulator sentenced to jail for role in audit scam

He hoped to secure a job at KPMG. What he got was a nine-month prison sentence

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  • October 11, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 15:35
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O’Sullivan Estate Lawyers, RBC Wealth Management win STEP awards

The firms were honoured at an event in the U.K.

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  • October 11, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 14:12
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Adding portfolio value with currencies

Amid declining interest rates, currency investors must be diligent

What client-focused reforms mean for embedded compensation, referral arrangements and more

Experts put the new CFRs in context and highlight the final changes

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London exchange introduces green branding, sustainable bond market

LSE efforts tout transition to sustainable finance

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  • October 11, 2019 October 11, 2019
  • 12:42
Family plays

Conservatives promise increased adoption tax credit

Parents would also be eligible for paid leave through EI

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Securities class action against Barrick Gold to proceed

A pension fund's proposed $3-billion class action alleges misrepresentations in financial disclosures

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Fed to buy Treasury bills in effort to control lending rates

The move isn’t aimed at lowering longer-term rates

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Gains in full-time work lower unemployment rate in Canada

The country's economy added 54,000 jobs in September

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Financial literacy ‘alarmingly low’ among retail investors: report

Survey finds less than half of respondents could answer questions about basic financial concepts

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Canadian VC investment hits record in Q3

KPMG reports Canada’s innovation ecosystems are “maturing rapidly”

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New investment option launched for BMO universal life policies

The offering is designed to deliver higher returns than a guaranteed interest option

  • By: Staff
  • October 10, 2019 October 10, 2019
  • 16:00
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Entrepreneurs unsatisfied with federal government policy

Survey finds 66% of Canadian business owners are unaware of government-provided services

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How to give advice that sticks

Start by tailoring your advice to your client's mindset

FP Canada Institute launches education programs

Programs will be mandatory for those seeking the CFP

  • By: Staff
  • October 2, 2019 October 2, 2019
  • 10:56

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