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From influencers to confetti drops, investor protection threats evolve

International regulators are consulting on measures for overseeing an increasingly digitized retail investment business

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Four in 10 financial workers feeling burned out

Only about half said their employer helps them cope with workplace stress

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2022 January 17, 2022
  • 14:17
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Royce Mendes joins Desjardins

The former CIBC economist is Desjardins’ new head of macro strategy

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2022 January 17, 2022
  • 12:58
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Businesses, consumers expect high inflation for longer: BoC survey

For consumers, inflation has become the most important economic issue

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Rebound has peaked, finds OECD

Leading indicators point to slowing growth, the organization reports

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2022 January 17, 2022
  • 11:47
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2021 home sales set new record, top previous high by 20%

The national average home price hit $713,500 last month, up almost 18% from the previous December

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U.S. economy on solid path despite omicron

Moody's Investors Service sees three rate hikes in 2022

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After escaping ASC sanctions, man faces new charges

Regulator alleges man violated trading, officer bans

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Ontario’s title regulation rules finalized

Final rules sent to minister for approval; implementation remains uncertain

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Natixis sells minority stake in Fiera Capital

A 2019 distribution agreement remains in place, with Fiera as Natixis' preferred Canadian distributor

  • By: Staff
  • January 14, 2022 January 14, 2022
  • 12:43
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No time to waste on climate risk, BoC and OSFI warn

Scenario analysis finds that delaying policy action raises the economic and financial sector impacts

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Biden proposes three new U.S. Fed governors

If approved by the United States Senate, Michigan State prof Lisa Cook would be the first Black woman to serve on the Federal Reserve Board…

FINTRAC fines credit union

Regulator sanctions firm for anti–money laundering compliance violations

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
  • 15:20

Liberals extend repayment deadline for emergency business account to 2023

The program has provided loans worth almost $50 billion to more than 898,000 companies

U.S. inflation soared 7% in past year, the most since 1982

Core prices jumped 5.5% year over year in the United States, the highest such increase since 1991, driven in part by mismatches between demand and…

Fitch ramps up U.S. rate hike forecast

Rate rises to accelerate as Fed pivots on inflation

CSA adopts changes to auditor oversight rules

The amendments give regulators access to audit work performed by foreign firms

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
  • 14:49

IIROC proposes rule amendments to better protect investors

Changes include clearer requirements for dealers to conduct investigations

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
  • 14:10

Nicola Wealth appoints head of international equities

Brad Radin and his team will join the firm's Toronto office

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
  • 13:59

Scotia GAM launches four responsible investing ETFs

The passive funds were listed on the NEO Exchange

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
  • 11:55

Franklin Templeton brings global fixed income strategy to Canada

The Franklin Western Asset Core Plus Bond Fund is now available

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2022 January 11, 2022
  • 15:36

Evolve launches European bank ETF with covered call strategy

Firm says the European banking sector is “trading at steep discounts”