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U.S. inflation slows from a 40-year peak but remains high

Wednesday's report increased hope that the modest slowdown might enable the Fed to slow the pace of its rate increases

SEC, CFTC to step up hedge fund reporting

Regulators propose expanding post-crisis reporting requirements

  • By: Staff
  • August 10, 2022 August 10, 2022
  • 11:56
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Aggrieved investor must pay back loan, court finds

Ontario court orders summary judgment in favour of bank

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Allowing financials to go electric

The feds are consulting on virtual meetings and "access equals delivery" in the financial sector

  • August 9, 2022 August 9, 2022
  • 16:05
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Feds consider diversity rules for financial firms

Following CBCA changes and CSA discussions, the government is consulting on requirements for federal-sector firms

Ned Goodman dies at 85

Goodman was the founder and CEO of Dundee Corp. and DundeeWealth

  • By: Staff
  • August 9, 2022 August 9, 2022
  • 15:11
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Companies shift tactics on keeping boards fresh

Use of mandatory retirement policies down at S&P 500, Russell 3000 companies, Conference Board reports

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Returning lost money likely to attract fraudsters

Scammers will try to exploit New Brunswick's new unclaimed property regime, regulator warns

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2022 August 8, 2022
  • 14:31
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TD’s latest U.S. acquisition adds risk: Moody’s

Deal for Cowen increases exposure to capital markets and adds to integration risk, the rating agency said

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Canaccord reports first quarter net loss

The "abrupt deceleration" in world markets impacted the firm's financial performance, CEO said

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 16:59
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IGM Financial reports Q2 net fund redemptions, 12.7% earnings drop

Assets under advisement and management dropped nearly 10% from the previous quarter

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 14:12
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Canadians can’t walk the personal finance talk

Self-reported financial skills aren't backed by evidence, a CPA Canada survey finds

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Executive moves this week

From a new role to a retirement, several industry veterans are making changes

  • By: Katie Keir
  • August 5, 2022 August 5, 2022
  • 12:59
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Court calls for more evidence in closet indexing case

Class action certification decision awaits support of central allegation

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Why did you write the CFP exam?

FP Canada surveyed the most recent round of candidates

  • By: Staff
  • August 4, 2022 August 4, 2022
  • 15:46
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Sun Life profits fall on DentaQuest acquisition, ‘unfavourable’ market impacts

Wealth sales in Canada dropped 10% from a year ago

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Global regulators seek to shore up central counterparties

IOSCO, CMPI launch discussion of infrastructure firms' resilience

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GWL reports strong Q2 investment, insurance results

Lower mutual, segregated fund sales dampen Canadian results

  • By: Staff
  • August 4, 2022 August 4, 2022
  • 14:27
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U.K. undertakes crypto review

All-party policy group launches inquiry into regulation of crypto sector

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FINRA flags digital forgery issues

Firms are increasingly reporting digital signature falsification

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Industry preps for the end of CDOR

Legal, operational issues may arise with loans as key benchmark is eliminated

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What’s new from fund manufacturers

A new Sprott ESG gold ETF is trading on NYSE Arca

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New crypto oversight legislation arrives as industry shakes

U.S. senate bill would give CFTC oversight of digital commodities

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Robinhood Crypto fined $30M for AML failings

New York regulator says firm's compliance didn't keep pace with its growth

Banks

TD Bank Group to acquire U.S. investment firm Cowen Inc. for US$1.3 billion

The combined business will operate as TD Cowen, a division of TD Securities