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Enticing venture investors back into the pool

The TSXV is introducing changes to its CPC program for 2021

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Global M&A enjoys second-half bounce-back: Refinitiv

M&A activity hit US$1.9 trillion in the second half — and there's still a month to go


Mackenzie Financial to acquire Greenchip

Greenchip is an environmental investment manager focused on energy transition

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2020 December 1, 2020
  • 12:22

TD launches new ESG ETFs

The funds track indexes that exclude gambling, tobacco and weapons industries

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2020 December 1, 2020
  • 11:30
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Former fund rep who admitted to fraud banned by MFDA

The permanent ban follows a jail term and restitution order

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Nasdaq seeks mandatory rule on board diversity for companies

Corporate boards are overwhelmingly white and male

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Scotiabank CEO ‘cautiously optimistic’ about Covid rebound, reports $1.9B Q4 profit

The bank was weighed down by support it offered through mortgage, credit card and personal loan programs

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BMO Financial Group reports Q4 profit climbed to nearly $1.6B, beats expectations

The bank has announced its capital markets energy business will now focus only on the Canadian energy sector


Jordy Chilcott joins Wellington-Altus

Chilcott left Sun Life Global Investments in October

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Feds to allow up to $400 for home office expenses

A proposal in the fall economic statement aims to provide a simplified claim process

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Asset quality, profit prospects weigh on banks in 2021

EM banks face negative outlook, while insurers are stable, Moody's says

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Disclosure rule leads to more women on Canadian boards: report

More than one-third of appointments to large company boards since 2014 have gone to women, according to KPMG


Raymond James adds veteran advisor to Edmonton branch

Sam Yau is joining the firm as a vice-president and senior wealth advisor

  • By: Staff
  • November 30, 2020 November 30, 2020
  • 14:44
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Current account deficit widens in Q3: StatsCan

Canada's investment income surplus increased by $400 million in the quarter to $2.6 billion

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Investment firms cautious on reopening plans, notification procedures

An IIAC survey asked about reopening offices and the health protocols firms plan to adopt

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Consumer demand for new credit intensifies during Covid-19

Mortgages and car loans drove debt levels in Q3

  • By: Staff
  • November 30, 2020 November 30, 2020
  • 12:32
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S&P Global buys IHS Markit in $44B deal joining data companies

Data collection has become pivotal on Wall Street as algorithms and high-speed trading overtake traditional stock picking

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FSRA proposes guidance for mortgage brokers to comply with national code

Regulator seeks to raise standards for mortgage brokers

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FAIR Canada receives $3.75 million from OSC

Executive director says funding will provide stability for the organization

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Whistleblowers lead CRA to assess nearly $60 million in offshore taxes

Informants receive between 5%-15% of tax collected as a result of tips

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OSFI previews new capital rules for seg fund risk

The federal financial regulator's new methodology will be implemented in 2023

Time to prep for financial benchmark reform, regulators say

CSA and FSB have each offered advice to firms

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Bitcoin rally ends

A tweet from a crypto expert prompted the drop

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Canadian RI assets hit $3.2T in 2019: report

Responsible investments accounted for 61.8% of domestic assets under management, according to an RIA report

  • By: Katie Keir
  • November 26, 2020 November 26, 2020
  • 12:20
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Feds should invest in carbon capture projects: RBC

Investments could help a low-carbon transition as well as the economic recovery, a report says

  • By: Staff
  • November 25, 2020 November 25, 2020
  • 16:07