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OSC rejects Bitcoin fund

Decision cites lack of regulation along with custody and liquidity issues

  • By: Staff
  • February 22, 2019 February 22, 2019
  • 09:29
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Canadians favour TFSAs over RRSPs

Educate clients so that they don’t fall into any traps

  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 13:00
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Feds post $300M surplus in first 9 months of fiscal year

Taxes and EI premiums help boost revenue 8.7% for the period

IIROC seeks candidates for district councils

Nominations are due March 22

  • By: Staff
  • February 22, 2019 February 22, 2019
  • 10:43
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Retail sales edge down 0.1% in December

The drop isn't as big as expected but doesn't lend support for a rate hike from the central bank

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CC&L Funds introduces 3 liquid alts

Portfolio manager brings 15 years of experience with alternative strategies

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 16:20
Toronto skyline in financial district

What to look for in bank earnings

How consumer debt and valuations will impact the big banks

Canadian paper bills in 5 10 and 20 dollars

Upward path for interest rates ‘highly uncertain’: Bank of Canada governor

For now, the central bank's key rate is low enough to deliver stimulative effects to the economy, he says

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CC&L Funds introduces 3 liquid alts

Portfolio manager brings 15 years of experience with alternative strategies

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 16:20
Financial technology(fintech) and world economy

International subadvisors don’t have a performance edge

An award-winning research paper has some good news for Canadian managers competing for global equity mandates

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 13:36
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Demand for impact investments is growing

Impact investing has momentum in Canada, and significant continued growth is expected, report says

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 12:40
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IIROC boosts sanctions against former advisor

An IIROC panel made a mistake in dismissing an allegation of unauthorized outside business activity

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 14:25
Interior view of the Canada Commons of Parliament, Ottawa

Federal Liberal government to introduce pre-election budget on March 19

Morneau made the announcement today in the House of Commons

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Cross-border gift tax issues for Canadians

Tips to avoid double taxation, and other strategies

Cybercrime

Room for improvement on avoiding fraud in all its forms

Canadians taking action to avoid identity theft and fraud

Majority of investors value working with human advisors: survey

Millennials place greater trust in robo-advisors, compared with older investors

  • By: Staff
  • February 21, 2019 February 21, 2019
  • 10:15

Advisor confidence accurately predicts economic conditions, research finds

Research also shows the value of "a well-informed human" advisor

Canadians’ common RRSP misperceptions

Perceived fees, tax penalties and uncomfortable conversations prevent clients from moving their accounts, a Questrade survey says

  • By: Staff
  • February 7, 2019 February 8, 2019
  • 12:43