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Court denies appeal in client overcharging case

A former TD Bank compliance officer's unusual legal action has been rejected again

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Misleading news releases about pot sector draw regulator’s ire

Ex-CEO sanctioned for trading after issuing misleading press releases

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Biden warned against expanding private market access

A collection of academics, advocates and regulators explained their views in a letter

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OTPP aiming for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

The pension plan said in the coming weeks it will establish concrete targets

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Task force recommends sweeping changes to OSC

The proposals would radically alter securities regulation in Ontario

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Ontario task force recommends sweeping reforms to province’s securities regulator

List of 70 recommendations includes major governance changes to Ontario Securities Commission

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New psychedelics ETF coming from Horizons

It will invest in companies with exposure to the psychedelics industry

  • By: Staff
  • January 22, 2021 January 22, 2021
  • 12:36
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Flows into exchange-traded ESG products spiked in 2020

Assets invested in ESG products more than doubled last year

  • By: Staff
  • January 22, 2021 January 22, 2021
  • 11:39
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Global oil outlook shifts from supply to demand: Fitch

Production cuts drove recent price gains

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Mutual fund sales nearly doubled, but still trailed ETF sales in 2020

In a choppy year, fund sales and assets surged, according to a new report from IFIC

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Low rates, weak loan demand headwinds for U.S. banks

Earnings face continued challenges in 2021, according to Fitch

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Global VC investment set records in 2020: KPMG

The tech sector drove VC investment to new highs in the Americas and Europe

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Applications open for Return to Bay Street program

The program supports women in finance after an absence

  • By: Staff
  • January 21, 2021 January 21, 2021
  • 13:22
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Investors bullish on Q1 returns while advisors remain cautious

Advisors have cooled on the tech-heavy NASDAQ, with sentiment shifting to cyclical sectors

  • By: Staff
  • January 21, 2021 January 21, 2021
  • 12:51
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Faith-based investing a small but growing trend in socially responsible investing

Halal investment options have given Muslims an opportunity to make money in line with religious values

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1 in 6 small business owners thinking of closing up shop: CFIB

Industry group recently revised its estimate of small businesses at risk of closure

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Clock ticking for CEOs to grow profits again

Analysts expect S&P 500 earnings to grow by roughly 17% in Q1 of 2021

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Corporate social responsibility no panacea for Covid-19

Companies committed to CSR weren't spared in the economic fallout, research finds

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Accelerate Financial Technologies introduces alternative portfolio ETF

The firm also plans to terminate a private equity fund

  • By: Staff
  • January 20, 2021 January 20, 2021
  • 14:13

Companies must play offence in reporting ESG risks, CPA Ontario says

Guarding against reputational risk is no longer sufficient

  • By: Staff
  • January 20, 2021 January 20, 2021
  • 13:59
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More clients see value in working with advisors: poll

The survey also found that plans to make RRSP contributions remained consistent

  • By: Staff
  • January 20, 2021 January 20, 2021
  • 13:16
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Morgan Stanley profits rise 48%, helped by strong markets

The U.S. bank's wealth management revenues were up 24% from a year earlier

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Companies shift focus to ‘stakeholder capitalism’

Covid-19 has accelerated the trend of companies creating value for society at large

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Most capital gains tax isn’t paid by the wealthy, report argues

Excluding capital gains from income gives "a truer picture" of who pays the tax, according to a Fraser Institute report

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New software aims to enhance TCFD disclosure

Mantle314's platform is currently being tested by 15 public companies

  • By: Staff
  • January 19, 2021 January 19, 2021
  • 13:52