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Liberals vow wage subsidy extension to 2021

The throne speech also promised a revamp of the EI system

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IIROC reveals 2020-21 board

Three new directors were appointed

  • By: Staff
  • September 23, 2020 September 23, 2020
  • 14:50
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Canadians charged in alleged U.S. pump-and-dump bust

The trio faces criminal charges and SEC allegations

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New Brunswick watchdog proposes rules for lost financial property

The FCNB will accept commentary on the rules until Nov. 23


RBC iShares adds 2 funds to fixed-income ETF lineup

The corporate bond funds mature in 2026 and 2027, respectively

  • By: Staff
  • September 23, 2020 September 23, 2020
  • 10:55
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BMO Insurance offers new option on whole life plans

The Wealth Accelerator has higher upfront cash values

  • By: Staff
  • September 23, 2020 September 23, 2020
  • 10:54
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Research links financial knowledge to confidence and mental acuity

Failing financial literacy may be an early warning sign of cognitive decline

Financial sector faces further challenges: report

European regulators warn of risk, uncertainty and tough conditions ahead

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New public markets president at Fiera Capital

Anik Lanthier brings more than 20 years of experience to the role

  • By: Staff
  • September 22, 2020 September 22, 2020
  • 14:21
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Desjardins adds multiple funds to NAVex platform

The firm has added 16 funds to the platform, which allows IIROC advisors to bulk trade mutual funds

  • By: Staff
  • September 22, 2020 September 22, 2020
  • 11:40

Raymond James appoints new trust CEO

Jennifer Hodgson joins Raymond James' trust division

  • By: Staff
  • September 22, 2020 September 22, 2020
  • 10:28
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Former GMP executives oppose deal, support alternative board

A new group of shareholders says it supports Kevin Sullivan's proposals

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Regulators aim for continued agility after the pandemic

A regulatory panel at IFIC's leadership conference discussed Covid-19's challenges

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Ontario provides pension relief due to pandemic

Employers will have the option of deferring contributions to certain DB plans for six months

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Mutual fund sales solid, ETF sales slump in August

ETFs still hold a decisive advantage in sales so far for 2020

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Fewer investors depend on advisors to purchase mutual funds: survey

New research found 75% of mutual fund investors said they purchased products through an advisor in 2020

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EU regulators move to standardize ESG disclosures

The bloc is consulting on a template for a wide range of financial products

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2020 September 21, 2020
  • 11:57

CI Financial buys Ohio-based RIA

Bowling Portfolio Management has US$450 million in AUM


Design of post-CERB benefits could change, minister says

The government wants the proposed package and eligibility rules to be flexible

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Avoiding fund redemption nightmares

CSA issues guidance for fund managers on liquidity risk

Knowledge First Financial appoints new president and CEO

Carrie Russell takes the helm at the RESP provider

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2020 September 18, 2020
  • 11:44

CMHC to refresh branding

The corporation's head says the current name doesn't do enough to highlight housing affordability


BoC’s Wilkins won’t seek second term

Her term as senior deputy governor ends next May

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CSA seeks revisions to OM disclosure

Proposals aim to clarify issuer requirements, bolster investor insight

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Millennials optimistic about home ownership

However, many are waiting for prices to fall

  • By: Staff
  • September 17, 2020 September 17, 2020
  • 13:02