Home News

Top Stories in News

Business adviser analyzing financial figures denoting the progress in the work of the company

IIROC focuses on enhanced testing, compensation-related conflicts

The self-regulatory organization released its compliance priorities report Tuesday

BMO Financial Group creates BMO Private Wealth Canada and Asia

Private banking and full-service brokerage unite

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 15:16
Gavel

Alleged hacker and traders charged in U.S. insider trading scheme

Plot netted US$4.1 million

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 14:58

Harvest launches gold ETF

The product invests primarily in large gold-mining issuers

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 14:04
Businessman checking reported profits on the paper and laptop.

TD Asset Management adds to D-series lineup

The firm added 18 funds on Tuesday

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 12:11

MD Financial launches index portfolios

The four portfolios offer a lower-cost option, the firm says

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 12:08
golden steps leading up, made of stacks of dollar coins in increasing height

Venture capital investment hits global record in 2018: KPMG

Despite the record funding amount, the number of deals dropped to a six-year low

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 15, 2019
  • 11:39
photo of hands holding pen under document and pressing calculator buttons

OSC task force aims to reduce regulatory burden

Regulator is looking for ways to ease compliance costs

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 15:34
Jigsaw Puzzle on Blue background

RBC, BlackRock partnership will benefit both parties, Moody’s says

How the strategic alliance will boost the firms

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 15:14

Having a pension could boost returns on other investments

StatsCan analyzes the relationship between pension coverage and investment performance in TFSAs

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 15:06
Toronto skyline in financial district

New bail-in rules for banks will affect their credit ratings’ support component

Planned reduction in Canadian banks’ sovereign supports isn’t expected to change banks’ underlying credit ratings

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 14:41
photo of hands holding pen under document and pressing calculator buttons

Manulife to merge equity funds

The firm is also proposing a change to the investment objective

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 13:23
House bubble

Home prices in major cities down in December: report

Another report shows reasons for optimism in 2019

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2019 January 14, 2019
  • 12:26

Economic data to watch in the week ahead

Data include Canadian consumer prices and U.S. retail sales

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 12:21

Cheaper gas sends U.S. consumer prices down 0.1% in December

Lack of inflationary pressure means Federal Reserve can be patient with rate hikes

Path of rate hikes ‘less clear,’ Fed minutes say

With inflation still muted, officials said in December that the central bank could afford to be "patient''

Investor anger about DSCs palpable in comment letters

In submissions to the CSA, investors are critical of regulators and advisors

Recidivist sent to jail for violating trading ban

The 2013 OSC ban was for quasi-criminal offences related to securities trading

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 10:14

TMX asks OSC for extension on trading fee study

The exchange wants more time to submit a comprehensive response

BMO launches ETF series for tactical dividend fund

The units started trading Friday on the TSX

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 10:45

Why the RBC, BlackRock alliance makes sense

The move is indicative of two industry trends, a report says

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 09:56

After strong 2018 inflows, more ETF growth ahead: WisdomTree

Product innovation and emerging markets will provide ETF opportunities in 2019

  • By: Staff
  • December 11, 2018 December 11, 2018
  • 13:10