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Europe leads, Canada falters in green finance

Zurich takes top spot in global rankings, while Vancouver moves up

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New indexes align with Paris Agreement targets

MSCI launches index family enabling investors to decarbonize portfolios

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How expert investors navigate Covid-19

Panellists at the Toronto Global Forum share their investment approaches for uncertainty

IIAC says proposed title rules shouldn’t apply to dealers regulated by SROs

The industry group made the case against duplication in its submission

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TD launches financial planning app

Investors can build portfolios of individual TD ETFs or stocks

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HSBC Bank Canada posts $157-million profit in Q3

Expected credit losses moderated as the economic outlook improved

  • By: Staff
  • October 27, 2020 October 27, 2020
  • 11:13
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Where to expect ETF growth

Market hurdles have accelerated ETF flows

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 26, 2020 October 26, 2020
  • 17:00
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Mutual fund dealers have ‘mass market’ appeal: report

The average client has $75,000 in assets and is saving for retirement, an MFDA report says

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Sun Life deal for U.S. fund manager a win: Moody’s

The transaction is strategic without creating undue reliance on markets

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As investor priorities shift during pandemic, advisors must follow

A survey found short-term planning is becoming more important

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What to look for in BoC monetary policy report

Oil patch earnings and GDP numbers are also coming

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Fitch sanguine on Goldman’s 1MDB settlement

Rating outlook on Goldman remains negative primarily because of Covid-19 impact

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Report shows growth in ESG analysis

A global survey of asset managers reveals that 78% consider ESG factors

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 23, 2020 October 23, 2020
  • 12:27
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FP Canada names recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

Larry Wood was honoured with the Donald J. Johnston award

  • By: Staff
  • October 22, 2020 October 22, 2020
  • 16:57
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Mixed sales results for ETFs and mutual funds in September

ETFs posted positive numbers for the month while mutual funds saw net redemptions

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Allard Prize awarded to whistleblower and murdered journalist

Award recognizes efforts to promote human rights or fight corruption

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Wealth management has big plans for 2021

Firms are pushing digital transformation, Forrester analyst says

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Clients remain confident in advisors despite rocky markets: DALBAR

Advisors who were proactive garnered the most confidence

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 22, 2020 October 22, 2020
  • 12:01
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Sun Life to take majority stake in U.S. investment manager

Canadian insurer will purchase 51% of Crescent Capital

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More people own responsible investments: RIA survey

An increasing proportion of investors say their advisors ask them about RI

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 22, 2020 October 21, 2020
  • 07:00
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Alterna to merge Member Savings Credit Union

Member Savings provides financial services to LCBO employees

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OSC extends CTO in crypto case

Two men are accused of obstructing an OSC investigation into a crypto offering

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Factor investors remain confident despite market turmoil

Respondents to a global survey say factor strategies continue to meet or exceed expectations

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2020 October 20, 2020
  • 14:09
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Bringing ethnic diversity to indexing

ISS ESG launches the first index to capture ethnicity alongside gender

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Covid-19 contributing to strain in global pensions

Canada maintained its B grade in an annual survey