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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

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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
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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
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CI Financial buys Ohio-based RIA

Bowling Portfolio Management has US$450 million in AUM

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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

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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