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Distorted economic data makes recession call more difficult, economist says

Economist forecasts a "storm" in economic data as we emerge from the pandemic

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U.S. Inflation Reduction Act unlikely to cut inflation: Moody’s

New U.S. bill will affect many sectors due to climate, health and tax policy changes, a report says

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U.S. inflation slows from a 40-year peak but remains high

Wednesday's report increased hope that the modest slowdown might enable the Fed to slow the pace of its rate increases

SEC, CFTC to step up hedge fund reporting

Regulators propose expanding post-crisis reporting requirements

  • By: Staff
  • August 10, 2022 August 10, 2022
  • 11:56
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Aggrieved investor must pay back loan, court finds

Ontario court orders summary judgment in favour of bank

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Allowing financials to go electric

The feds are consulting on virtual meetings and "access equals delivery" in the financial sector

  • August 9, 2022 August 9, 2022
  • 16:05
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Feds consider diversity rules for financial firms

Following CBCA changes and CSA discussions, the government is consulting on requirements for federal-sector firms

Ned Goodman dies at 85

Goodman was the founder and CEO of Dundee Corp. and DundeeWealth

  • By: Staff
  • August 9, 2022 August 9, 2022
  • 15:11
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Companies shift tactics on keeping boards fresh

Use of mandatory retirement policies down at S&P 500, Russell 3000 companies, Conference Board reports

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Returning lost money likely to attract fraudsters

Scammers will try to exploit New Brunswick's new unclaimed property regime, regulator warns

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2022 August 8, 2022
  • 14:31
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TD’s latest U.S. acquisition adds risk: Moody’s

Deal for Cowen increases exposure to capital markets and adds to integration risk, the rating agency said

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Canaccord reports first quarter net loss

The "abrupt deceleration" in world markets impacted the firm's financial performance, CEO said

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 16:59
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How about some good news on inflation?

Broad commodity price decline points to easing inflationary pressure, reports say

Credit risks rising, regulators warn

BIS has heightened concern about real estate, leveraged loan markets

As financial conditions tighten, insolvencies rise

After plunging during the pandemic, signs of financial distress are resurfacing

‘What recession?’ U.S. employers add 528,000 jobs in July

Economists believe jobs market kept economy from slipping into downturn

IGM Financial reports Q2 net fund redemptions, 12.7% earnings drop

Assets under advisement and management dropped nearly 10% from the previous quarter

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 14:12

Canadians can’t walk the personal finance talk

Self-reported financial skills aren't backed by evidence, a CPA Canada survey finds

Executive moves this week

From a new role to a retirement, several industry veterans are making changes

  • By: Katie Keir
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 12:59

Canadian ETF inflows return in July

Outflows from equities continued, but not at June's pace

  • By: Staff
  • August 4, 2022 August 4, 2022
  • 13:15

Industry preps for the end of CDOR

Legal, operational issues may arise with loans as key benchmark is eliminated

What’s new from fund manufacturers

A new Sprott ESG gold ETF is trading on NYSE Arca