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ETF flows in Canada surge in first half of 2020

ESG funds crossed the $1-billion threshold, a report from National Bank says

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Horizons launches USD high-interest savings ETF

Cash funds have been popular this year

  • By: Staff
  • July 2, 2020 July 2, 2020
  • 12:03
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CFRA to offer ETF data in Canada

The New York–based firm now has a product for the Canadian market

  • By: Staff
  • June 24, 2020 June 24, 2020
  • 14:52

OSC head says SRO merger may not be best solution

The CSA will undertake its own in-depth analysis of SRO reform, says Grant Vingoe

Exchange-traded assets top US$6 trillion

ETFGI reports that global assets under management reached US$6.11 trillion at the end of May

  • By: Staff
  • June 16, 2020 June 16, 2020
  • 13:51
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Two Wealthsimple ETFs start trading

Mackenzie Investments is portfolio manager of the responsible investing funds

  • By: Staff
  • June 16, 2020 June 16, 2020
  • 12:32
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Fidelity launches value and momentum funds

The firm adds several other funds to its ETF shelf

  • By: Staff
  • June 10, 2020 June 10, 2020
  • 11:25

ETF flows rebound in May

International equity funds led the gains

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Hamilton Capital Partners launches financial innovation ETF

The new fund invests in global, innovative companies that support financial services with data and tech

  • By: Staff
  • June 2, 2020 June 2, 2020
  • 11:08
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TD launches 5 active ETFs

The products are trading on the TSX

  • By: Staff
  • June 2, 2020 June 2, 2020
  • 11:07
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Horizons to change objectives of two oil ETFs

Firm plans to hold virtual shareholder meetings in July to approve changes

  • By: Staff
  • May 14, 2020 May 14, 2020
  • 10:42
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Gold ETFs see surge in inflows

Investors see precious metal as safe-haven asset and a hedge against inflation, National Bank says

  • By: Staff
  • May 5, 2020 May 5, 2020
  • 12:17
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Desjardins launches responsible investment ETF

The fund invests in small- and mid-cap companies outside Canada and the U.S.

  • By: Staff
  • May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020
  • 12:13

Pandemic devastation has led to recession: report

C.D. Howe Institute research finds the economy peaked in February, followed by negative growth

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Horizons announces effort to save troubled oil ETFs

The firm has shifted the funds’ exposure to September contracts in light of recent volatility

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IIROC warns of risks with inverse and leveraged ETFs

The self-regulatory organization issued new guidance for dealers' sales practices

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Harvest to terminate Global Resource Leaders ETF

Fund will be closed June 30

  • By: Staff
  • April 27, 2020 April 27, 2020
  • 11:05
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Updated: Horizons suspends subscriptions to 2 ETFs in response to oil volatility

Redemptions will continue to be accepted

  • By: Staff
  • April 22, 2020 April 22, 2020
  • 09:30
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Are markets overreacting to good news?

An extended period of bad economic data is likely on the way

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Why bond ETFs traded at discounts to NAV last month

In a report, National Bank explains the price drop

  • By: Staff
  • April 9, 2020 April 9, 2020
  • 15:54
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Canadian fixed-income ETFs see monthly outflows of $1.3B

The category had inflows in every month of 2019

  • By: Staff
  • April 3, 2020 April 3, 2020
  • 11:58
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Banks respond to BoC cut by lowering prime rates

Horizons has also reduced fees on a high-interest savings ETF

  • By: Staff
  • March 30, 2020 March 30, 2020
  • 11:38

From passive investors to active shareholders

ETF growth is building proxy power for passive managers

Behavioural ETFs look to profit from other investors’ biases

Overreactions create opportunities for contrarians to move against the herd

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What cheap investing means for Canada

The regulatory regime has not caught up to investors’ needs