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More homeowners turning to alternative lenders: report

CMHC finds alternative lenders’ market share is growing as new mortgage growth slows

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B.C. woman accused of violating trading ban

Woman received a permanent trading ban and was fined millions in 2017

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  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 13:55
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Top-ranked ESG companies the focus of new index series

Indices identify "prime" ESG performers across five market segments

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  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 13:31
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Report warns of ‘erosion’ of bond investor protections

Moody’s says bonds issued in North America and Europe have greater risk of value extraction

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  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 13:14
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Picton Mahoney launches alt fund, ETF lineup

New fund aims to maximize total return through income and capital appreciation

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  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 12:45
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Foreign investment in Canadian bonds surged in May

StatsCan reports foreign holdings of Canadian debt grew by $12.9 billion

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  • July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019
  • 11:02

Former IFIC chief joins C.D. Howe Institute

Joanne De Laurentiis was president and CEO of IFIC until 2016

  • By: Staff
  • July 15, 2019 July 15, 2019
  • 12:22
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Charges laid in alleged Ponzi scheme

Toronto police have arrested a man alleged to have defrauded investors of almost $1M

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  • July 15, 2019 July 15, 2019
  • 10:53
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RBC launches 5 global portfolios

The new offerings are designed to minimize home-country bias

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  • July 15, 2019 July 15, 2019
  • 10:45
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IIAC to launch compensation survey

Trade group plans to survey small, medium and large firms

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  • July 15, 2019 July 15, 2019
  • 10:36
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Tariff war continues to take toll on Chinese economy

Economists say slowdown might extend into next year

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How language can help measure ESG

New metric measures the relative male- or female-dominated language used by a company

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Governments must focus on inclusive, sustainable growth: report

OECD suggests measures such as shifting taxation from income to property

  • By: Staff
  • July 12, 2019 July 12, 2019
  • 12:12
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Concern mounts amid Hong Kong protests

Potential loss of Western-style freedoms worries residents and investors

American exporters hit hard by tariff war with China

China’s imports from the U.S. plunged 31% in June

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IIROC to revise CE program

Proposed changes aimed at simplifying regime out for comment until Aug. 26

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  • July 11, 2019 July 11, 2019
  • 16:21
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Cyber survey aimed at developing best practices

The FSB is surveying firms on their response to cyberattacks

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  • July 11, 2019 July 11, 2019
  • 14:22
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OSFI consulting on capital and liquidity rules for smaller banks

A paper sets out a proposed framework for categorizing smaller banks

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  • July 11, 2019 July 11, 2019
  • 12:45
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Raymond James boosts healthcare research team

Rahul Sarugaser is the new managing director

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  • July 11, 2019 July 11, 2019
  • 12:38
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Peak’s mutual fund reps access platform-traded funds

It's the first dealer to offer access to the funds listed on NEO

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Former rep denied bid to appeal disciplinary ruling

OSC reaches same conclusion as an IIROC panel

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  • July 10, 2019 July 10, 2019
  • 17:21
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Fed sounds alarm over synthetic identity fraud

White paper calls the fraud the fastest-growing financial crime in the U.S.

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  • July 10, 2019 July 10, 2019
  • 15:42
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Hedge fund fees becoming more flexible: AIMA

Management fees decline, while funds take a larger slice of alpha

  • By: Staff
  • July 10, 2019 July 10, 2019
  • 11:10
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Powell signals that rate cut could be coming soon

Fed chair says trade tensions and slowing global growth have weighed on the economy

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Equity issuance plummeted in the first half

Refinitiv reports it was the worst start to a year since 2003

  • By: Staff
  • July 9, 2019 July 9, 2019
  • 15:44