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FINTRAC sees rising threat from far-right terrorists

Banks and investment dealers should be aware of these groups' financing behaviour, the agency said in a bulletin


Court overturns father’s decision to disinherit daughters

Adult twins who were disinherited by their dad have been granted 70% of his estate by a B.C. judge

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Few are taking action to prevent elder abuse: survey

According to the CSA, 91% of Canadians say they face barriers to discussing finances with older adults

  • By: Staff
  • June 15, 2021 June 15, 2021
  • 13:41
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May home sales fell 7.4%, but on pace for record level this year: CREA

Sales are expected to reach typical levels through the latter half of 2021 and into 2022

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Insurers are greening their businesses, but their investment portfolios lag

A report says insurers have yet to take a broad approach to climate risk in their portfolios

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Brighter outlook for global life insurers: Moody’s

Rating outlook upgraded amid stronger growth, improved operating environment

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Fitch boosts growth, inflation forecasts

The inflation spike is likely temporary, but a Fed hike could come sooner than previously expected

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May retail sales fell 1.3% as Americans spend less on goods

Spending is expecting to shift to services from goods through the rest of the year

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Advisor Flow partners with Flinks

Independent advisors who use the platform will now be able to onboard clients more quickly

  • By: Staff
  • June 15, 2021 June 15, 2021
  • 11:14
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Dynamic launches two active ETFs

The funds offer exposure to renewable energy and emerging markets

  • By: Staff
  • June 15, 2021 June 15, 2021
  • 11:09

FSRA proposes overhaul of credit union rules

The regulator is proposing new governance, capital and liquidity requirements

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Regulators target fund fee disclosure

At a joint meeting, regulators focused on harmonizing total cost reporting for mutual funds and seg funds

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Delicate task for Fed: Deciding when to pull back on low rate support

Escalating inflation has intensified pressure on the central bank

Moody’s expects metals to stay pricey in global recovery

Persistent supply and demand imbalances support higher near-term prices

Household debt-to-income ratio fell in first quarter: Statscan

The household debt service ratio also fell while the household savings rate rose

Covid vaccine-sharing discussions to dominate G7 summit talks

Leaders will also discuss the economy and a global minimum tax of at least 15% on corporations

HSBC, TD to advise feds on green bond issuance

The federal government aims to raise $5 billion for green infrastructure investment

  • By: Staff
  • June 14, 2021 June 14, 2021
  • 13:35

Richardson Wealth adds VP to oversee growth

Christina Clement is the latest addition to the rebranded firm

Mouth mechanic turned market manipulator

Ex-dentist engaged in escalating series of frauds, SEC alleges

BMO launches new U.S. ETF series

Brian Belski, chief investment strategist of BMO Capital Markets, will act as the fund's manager

  • By: Staff
  • June 10, 2021 June 10, 2021
  • 12:27

NEO offers MFDA reps real-time ETF data

The offering follows a pilot program with IG Wealth and Sterling Mutuals

Canadian ETF monthly inflow reaches highest level in a year

In May the funds attracted $7 billion in new assets, National Bank said

  • By: Staff
  • June 2, 2021 June 2, 2021
  • 17:16