Latest news in Industry News

Abstract Futuristic infographic with Visual data complexity , represent Big data concept, node base programming

Dynamic launches emerging market equity fund

Inflows to emerging markets have soared in recent months

  • March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021
  • 11:10
Social networking concept

SEC suspends 15 stocks, citing social media hype

Regulator concerned that investors may be duped by efforts to pump dormant stocks

wall street, new york city

Competition ramps up between big banks, retail brokers in U.S.

In a report, Fitch Ratings said middle-class investors are catching Wall Street's eye

Trouble ahead, Businessman with umbrella standing in front of stormy clouds

Major pension funds weathering Covid-19 crisis better than 2008 crash

Returns have held up “significantly better” than during the global financial crisis, Moody's reports

Toronto skyline in financial district

Big Six banks were resilient in Q1 despite persistent risks: Fitch

Profits were up, but risks remain, according to the rating agency

11119737 - in the spotlight featuring concept for the theater stage with glowing lights on red velvet cinema curtain and drapes representing the entertainment communications concept of an important announcement in a rich cinema and theatrical environment.

New members added to OSC’s IAP

Investor legal aid clinics supplied two new members to advocacy group

  • By: Staff
  • February 26, 2021 February 26, 2021
  • 11:57
Blue infographics documents with 3D graphs and charts of glass.

Earnings increase for CWB Financial Group in Q1

The bank's wealth division AUM rose significantly year over year

  • By: Staff
  • February 26, 2021 February 26, 2021
  • 11:39

CPP Investments CEO resigns after travelling for Covid-19 vaccine

Mark Machin decided to travel to the United Arab Emirates for a vaccine

low key image of trophy over wooden table and dark background, with abstract shiny lights

Winners of Les conseillers à l’honneur! announced

Conseiller announces the recipients of third-annual awards

  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 18:00
Lawyer writing in legal book

OSC greenlights exemption for global private placements

The exemption is one of the 74 Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce recommendations

grand opening illustrated with a scissors, a red ribbon and confetti on a white background

Equitable Bank offering CSV lines of credit to Sun Life policyholders

Eligible Sun Life clients can access up to 90% of the cash surrender value of their whole life insurance policies

  • By: Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 16:40

Breaking the last barrier to ESG investing

Strong results in 2020 may kill the fear that sustainability sacrifices returns

stack of documents or files, overload of paperwork on black background

IIROC proposes margin requirements for PPNs

SRO seeks comment on new rules for structured products

Toronto skyline in financial district

TD Q1 profit bests expectations

But the bank's stock price fell about 2.5% in midday trading

Home For Sale Real Estate Sign in Front of Beautiful New House.

Home sales shifting toward pricier housing in several major markets: CMHC

Covid-19 has proven no match for the housing market, which continues to grow

Transaction completed message in a laptop computer, at the office.

Brokerage sector at risk from retail investor surge: DBRS

Canada is less at risk than the U.S., report says

Financial graphs analysis

CIBC Q1 profit beats analyst expectations

Mortgage market, cash back credit cards gave the bank a boost during the quarter

File

Investors need more detail on Covid-19 effects: CSA

A review finds issuers are generally doing a good job spelling out the pandemic's impact on their businesses

calculating numbers for income tax return with glasses pen and calculator

Empire Life reports lower Q4 earnings

Declines in wealth management were partially offset by gains in individual insurance

  • By: Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 12:08
Two golden coins - Bitcoin and Ethereum

CI files prospectus for Ethereum ETF

The fund is expected to be the first in the world to invest in Ether

  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 11:31
grand opening illustrated with a scissors, a red ribbon and confetti on a white background

IA Clarington launches U.S. equities fund

The fund invests in companies of any size across all sectors to achieve a strong total return

  • By: Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 11:18
Businessman climbing towards growth in statistics

Royal Bank reports Q1 profit up from year ago, beats expectations

Wealth management results were "very impressive," analyst says

Growth

MFDA puts firms’ performance reporting under the microscope

Dealers should examine their client reports for unusual or incorrect information

Tougher AML rules in U.S. raise foreign banks’ financial crime risks

Non-U.S. banks may see increased use of subpoenas, Fitch says

Federal Reserve building in Washington DC, USA

Fed is in no hurry to raise interest rates, Powell says

Financial markets rebounded following the central banker’s comments