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Senior couple making nordic walking in the park

The case for longevity insurance

With baby boomers retiring, governments must shift their attention to decumulation, says a new report

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 15:15
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TDAM makes changes to ETFs

Underlying indexes, fund names and management fees of certain funds affected

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 14:41
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Unforeseen consequences from downsizing a home

Help clients avoid disappointment by preparing them

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 14:20
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FPSC to become FP Canada

Financial planning body rebrands

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 14:11
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Asset managers reveal their top challenge

In a poll, Canadian managers offer insight into their own personal headwinds

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 12:42
Gavel

Proposed class action lawsuit on trailing commissions filed against CIBC

Lawsuit cites lack of advice provided by discount brokers

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Manulife Investments makes changes to select mutual funds

Changes include investment strategies and names of funds

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 15:59
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‘Zombie’ firms dragging down productivity: Deloitte

About 16% of Canadian public companies fit into the OECD's category, a new study says

Young plant

Lack of knowledge preventing Canadians from investing sustainably: study

Two studies outline Canada's position in sustainable finance

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 15:16
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B.C. to make Financial Institutions Commission a Crown agency

Legislation next year will create new Crown agency

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 13:56
Leadership

Exempt PMs from proposed OTC derivatives rules, PMAC tells CSA

Portfolio managers are already subject to "robust, principles-based regulation," the association says

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2018 September 18, 2018
  • 13:25
House bubble

Canadians’ net worth rising but so are debt levels

Clients with large mortgages could be challenged as rates rise

Thief

Portfolio effects of changing monetary policy

Lower economic growth and returns, alongside heightened volatility, could be on tap

Fed announcement, Canadian GDP numbers coming this week

What to watch for

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2018 September 21, 2018
  • 16:25

Ontario finance minister projects $15B deficit

``The hole is deep and it will require everyone to make sacrifices without exception,'' Fedeli said

Case for interest rate hike builds as underlying inflation measures rise

But a wild card remains in play

Mutual fund sales way down in August

Year-to-date net sales are also down from 2017

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2018 September 21, 2018
  • 12:19

Stop losing talented advisors

How the industry can attract—and keep—more women

The (potential) future of advice reforms

Compared to what’s happening in Australia, CSA’s June missives are meek

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

How active is an active fixed income ETF?

Analyzing a fund's human element

  • By: Staff
  • August 22, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 00:00

WisdomTree launches ETFs with exposure to China, Japan

The S&P China 500 Index includes A-shares traded on mainland exchanges