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Founder Schwartz remains chairman of private equity firm with US$47B in AUM

  • November 11, 2022 November 11, 2022
  • 13:25

The agency warns of impending mortgage arrears due to Covid-19

  • June 4, 2020 June 5, 2020
  • 17:02

Private equity fared best in the downturn

  • May 4, 2020 May 4, 2020
  • 14:15

The group includes industry players, lawyers, consultants and representatives from crypto firms

  • October 31, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 13:18

However, the weakness isn't broad-based

  • July 18, 2019 July 18, 2019
  • 13:41

Higher interest rates and stricter mortgage rules contribute to moderating market

  • January 4, 2019 January 4, 2019
  • 10:24

Canadian manufacturing sales rose more than expected in June, boosted by a 16% surge in oil and coal shipments. Statistics Canada said Thursday manufacturing sales were up 1.1% to $58.1 billion in June, following a 1.5% increase in May. Economists had expected an increase of 0.9% in June, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon. In constant […]

  • August 16, 2018 August 16, 2018
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Wealthsimple is planning to launch what the robo-advisor says is the first zero-commission stock-trading service in Canada. The financial technology company says users of Wealthsimple Trade will have access to unlimited zero-commission trades of more than 8,000 publicly traded stocks and ETFs listed on major Canadian and U.S. exchanges. Subject to regulatory approvals, Wealthsimple Trade […]

  • August 16, 2018 August 16, 2018
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Sun Life Financial Inc.’s net income rose approximately 6% for the second quarter ended June 30. The Toronto-based financial services firm reported net income of $729 million for Q2, up from $689 million in the same quarter a year earlier. The company says the increase came partially from business growth, though some factors that offset […]

  • August 9, 2018 August 9, 2018
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Core earnings were up in the Canada, U.S. and global wealth and asset management divisions

  • August 9, 2018 August 9, 2018
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