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Optimism in Canadian automotive sector despite Trump tariff threats

A potential trade deal between the U.S. and Mexico has been greeted with cautious optimism in the Canadian automotive sector despite renewed threats by U.S.…

Canadians’ cannabis spending increases 1.2% in Q2

For investors interested in cannabis, StatsCan figures provide insight on consumption and retail prices, which are increasing and decreasing, respectively. Read: Finding value amid the…

  • By: Staff
  • August 27, 2018 August 29, 2018
  • 09:08

How financial services firms plan to differentiate their services

As fintech shakes up the financial services and insurance sectors, firms face the challenge of digitization or they risk losing clients. “Firms are facing digital…

  • By: Staff
  • August 27, 2018 August 29, 2018
  • 09:03
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GDP and other data to look for this week

Upcoming data to watch from the U.S., Canada and Europe

  • By: Staff
  • August 24, 2018 August 31, 2018
  • 17:01
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Former FAIR Canada head to chair OSC’s Investor Advisory Panel

Neil Gross will replace outgoing chair Letty Dewar

  • By: Staff
  • August 24, 2018 August 31, 2018
  • 16:53
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Fed’s Powell hints at road ahead for rate hikes

Powell signalled Friday that he expects the Fed to continue gradually raising interest rates if the U.S. economic expansion remains strong

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Many Americans doubt effectiveness of tax cuts, tariffs: poll

Fewer than half of Americans expect President Donald Trump's tariffs to do much to help the U.S. economy

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Enbridge signs $4.3-billion deal with Spectra Energy Partners

Spectra Energy Partners is a master limited partnership

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Longevity gap between rich and poor impacts pensions, annuities: study

High earners living longer change the balance of pension contributions and benefits

  • By: Staff
  • August 24, 2018 August 24, 2018
  • 16:36

CIBC raises dividend as wealth management net income up in Q3

CIBC raised its quarterly dividend as it reported a third-quarter profit of $1.37 billion and gains in its wealth management business. The bank says it…

MFDA bans, fines former rep $70K for falsifying signatures

Panel finds he also used pre-signed account forms

  • By: Staff
  • August 23, 2018 August 23, 2018
  • 00:00

Why clients could soon access a lot more real estate data

The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to hear an appeal from the country’s largest real estate board that would have prevented its members from…

CSA issues guidance on bail-in debt regime

Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published two notices to provide clarity on the bail-in debt regime for domestic systemically important banks (D-SIBs), which include Canada’s big…

  • By: Staff
  • August 23, 2018 August 23, 2018
  • 00:00

U.S consumer confidence reaches 18-year high

Home prices saw a slower rise in July

Fed watchers seek hints about rate hikes beyond 2018

Trade tensions weigh on rates outlook

What an increase in wholesale sales means for GDP

July's data beat expectations

  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 11:15

London Life creates goals-based investing tool

The company is also launching a new mutual fund family

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 13:34

Seniors group calls on Ontario government to change position on DSCs

CARP letter defends "overdue investor protections"

  • By: Staff
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:23

What to watch for in feds’ budget update

In the midst of NAFTA negotiations, don't overlook the upcoming fall economic update

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:00

IPC launches lower-cost ETF portfolios

The three portfolios cover monthly income, long-term capital appreciation and global growth

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 15:16

First Asset Investment Management to terminate 2 ETFs

Terminations expected to occur in December

  • By: Staff
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 11:24

European investment managers increase use of ETFs, bonds

More than 90% of professional investors were using ETFs this year

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 12:15