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Alt managers poised for growth, even now

Management fee income rose 35% in 2021 at the big European alt asset managers: Moody's

CIBC endows sustainable finance chair at Schulich

New position at York U business school aims to bring industry and academia together for climate fight

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Shorting your way to a green economy

Short selling can encourage management to undertake more sustainable strategies, says the Managed Funds Association

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Giving sustainability standards a Canadian flavour

Standards setters endorse creation of home-grown sustainability board

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OSC panel finds rep violated OSC and MFDA rules

The OSC and the MFDA team up in case against fund rep

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FP Canada wants 4 more provinces to embrace title reg by 2025

Three-year strategic plan aims to support the organization's goal of making financial planning widely accessible by 2030

  • By: Staff
  • June 14, 2022 June 14, 2022
  • 16:08

ASC’s Magidson named new head of CSA

Under the AMF's Morisset, regulators adopted major investor protection reforms


Industry moves this week

Multiple shifts occurred across various market segments

Real estate growth cart

Nearly 1 in 4 homeowners would have to sell if interest rates rise more

A Manulife survey also found that two-thirds of Canadians don't view homeownership as affordable

Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum

Bitcoin plunges as major crypto lender halts operations

Celsius Network stopped withdrawals and transfers between accounts


Review recommends binding powers for OBSI — again

It remains up to regulators to act on long-standing recommendation


Banks’ wealth businesses to take a hit: Fitch

Spike in market volatility likely to hurt fee revenues, investor confidence

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U.S. market structure shakeup would create winners and losers

Possible SEC reforms to order handling rules would reshape trading landscape: Moody's


SEC scolds Schwab over robo disclosures

Firm touted lack of fees while making money on investors' cash holdings

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MX to end pandemic-related relief

Compliance accommodations adopted in March 2020 will expire June 30

  • By: Staff
  • June 9, 2022 June 9, 2022
  • 16:34
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CSA proposes derivatives data reporting reforms

Harmonization comes against the backdrop of ongoing post-crisis effort to close data gaps

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SEC seeks level playing field for retail investors

Regulator to consider sweeping market structure reforms

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CIFP approved as credentialing body for Ontario financial advisor, planner titles

RFRA, RRA and RRC are the latest approved designations

  • By: Staff
  • June 8, 2022 June 8, 2022
  • 15:34
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As Covid recedes, investment industry faces challenges from markets and personnel

An industry panel broke down the changing environment

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Crypto ill-equipped to replace money: BIS

Blockchain model can't create network effects needed for economic exchange

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Why “stress buster” should be your new marketing mantra

FP Canada releases its latest financial stress index

  • By: Staff
  • June 7, 2022 June 7, 2022
  • 13:43
Cyber Protection Lock and Password

B.C. court certifies cyber-breach class action

Lawsuit on behalf of Canadian credit card customers seeks $800 million in damages

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RIA names 2022 leadership award winners

The awards recognize members who advance responsible investment in Canada

  • By: Staff
  • June 6, 2022 June 6, 2022
  • 17:01
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Ahead of new SRO, MFDA names council members

Appointees will join new SRO's disciplinary committees

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WCM recognizes 18 leaders for diversity efforts

Creating more flexible and inclusive workplaces is critical, said WCM CEO Lara Zink

  • By: Staff
  • June 6, 2022 June 6, 2022
  • 11:55