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Horizons to convert ETFs to corporate-class funds in response to tax changes

Reorganization accounts for draft legislation that will implement changes to the "allocation to redeemers" rules

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Fund sales recovered in July, finds IFIC

Mutual fund assets rose by $9.5 billion to $1.57 trillion

  • By: Staff
  • August 23, 2019 August 23, 2019
  • 12:55
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Horizons changes risk ratings on 4 funds

The change in risk ratings are effective immediately

  • By: Staff
  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 10:58
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Manulife changes risk ratings on 3 ETFs

Risk ratings decreased for two funds, increased for another

  • By: Staff
  • August 20, 2019 August 20, 2019
  • 10:48
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CI First Asset Global Asset Allocation ETF now trading on TSX

Actively managed fund has a 0.6% management fee

  • By: Staff
  • August 14, 2019 August 14, 2019
  • 12:00
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RBC iShares launches three new portfolio ETFs

The funds are expected to begin trading on the TSX on Tuesday

  • By: Staff
  • August 13, 2019 August 13, 2019
  • 12:42
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First vegan ETF to launch next month

Fund will be available on the NYSE

  • By: Staff
  • August 12, 2019 August 12, 2019
  • 11:20
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WisdomTree to lower risk rating for ETF

The rating for a global equity product will change this month

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Fixed income ETFs get a boost in July

The ETFs made up 83% of monthly inflows

  • By: Staff
  • August 6, 2019 August 6, 2019
  • 11:58
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BMO closing three ETFs

Global bank and insurance index products will terminate in November

  • By: Staff
  • July 31, 2019 July 31, 2019
  • 11:52
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Emerge launches five innovation-focused ETFs

The products cover fintech, genomics, biotech, AI and robotics

  • By: Staff
  • July 30, 2019 July 30, 2019
  • 16:23
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ETF product trends to watch

Fixed income funds have led the way so far this year

Mackenzie introduces emerging market bond ETF

The fund invests primarily in government bonds

  • By: Staff
  • July 26, 2019 July 25, 2019
  • 09:00
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Mutual fund sales beat ETFs in June

Bond funds saw big sales, while money flowed out of equity funds

  • By: Staff
  • July 24, 2019 July 24, 2019
  • 14:47
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Vanguard lowers risk ratings on ETFs

Changes affecting 13 funds are effective immediatly

  • By: Staff
  • July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019
  • 12:12
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Picton Mahoney launches alt fund, ETF lineup

New fund aims to maximize total return through income and capital appreciation

  • By: Staff
  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 12:45
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Why use multifactor ETFs?

Breaking down the products and how they fit into portfolios

  • By: Staff
  • July 9, 2019 July 9, 2019
  • 16:00
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Franklin Templeton Canada launching bond ETFs

The products invest in Franklin Bissett mutual funds

  • By: Staff
  • July 5, 2019 July 5, 2019
  • 10:25

First Asset closes ETF

The CI First Asset U.S. Tactical Sector Allocation Index ETF will be delisted in September

  • By: Staff
  • July 2, 2019 July 2, 2019
  • 14:19
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Tax proposals get pushback from ETF industry

Horizons CEO speaks out against proposed rules that could hurt Canadian ETFs

Is direct indexing the future?

ETFs could get even more personalized


CETFA welcomes new board chair

CEO of Horizons ETFs succeeds Kevin Gopaul

  • By: Staff
  • June 25, 2019 June 25, 2019
  • 16:00
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Mutual fund sales rebounded in May, but still lag behind ETFs

Net sales for ETFs were $4 billion, compared to $719 million for mutual funds

  • By: Staff
  • June 24, 2019 June 24, 2019
  • 10:47

WisdomTree lowers risk ratings for 13 ETFs

Several funds have moved from "medium" to "low to medium"

  • By: Staff
  • June 19, 2019 June 19, 2019
  • 14:29
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First Asset introduces high-interest savings ETF

The fund will invest in accounts with a yield of approximately 2.10%

  • By: Staff
  • June 18, 2019 June 18, 2019
  • 13:34