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OSFI’s tougher oversight benefits the banks

A new OSFI initiative enhances processes for evaluating ESG risks, Moody's says

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 12:23

Advisor’s Edge now owned by Newcom Media

The team, which remains the same, looks forward to thriving under a B2B-focused publisher

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 12:15
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Home prices rose for fourth straight month in August

Price increases were highest in Halifax, Ottawa-Gatineau and Montreal

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2019 September 19, 2019
  • 11:45
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Divided Fed makes second consecutive cut

Two officials preferred to keep rates unchanged and one argued for a bigger cut

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Low prices at the pumps slowed inflation in August

Inflation hit 1.9%, falling just short of expectations

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Today’s young investors are starting early: survey

And they’re turning to Instagram to learn about finance

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Credit union announces partnership with Wealthsimple

Advisors at Rapport Credit Union will use Wealthsimple’s advisor services platform

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2019 September 18, 2019
  • 11:33
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CWB Financial Group joins gender equity effort

The firm has signed on to the UN Women's Empowerment Principles

  • By: Staff
  • September 18, 2019 September 18, 2019
  • 11:16
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OSC unveils preliminary agenda for annual conference

Conference to feature appearances by Stephen Poloz, global regulators

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Raymond James settles with SEC for improperly charging clients

The firm failed to review inactive accounts and also overcharged clients, the SEC found

  • By: Staff
  • September 17, 2019 September 17, 2019
  • 15:03
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Federal government posts $14B deficit in 2018-19

The annual financial numbers haven't shown a surplus since 2006-07

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Fund managers seek greater insight from benchmark data

As data costs rise, managers look for additional value

  • By: Staff
  • September 17, 2019 September 17, 2019
  • 12:37
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Canada’s population could double in 50 years: StatsCan

Aging is also a factor, with up to 30% of the population forecast to be age 65 or older by 2068

  • By: Staff
  • September 17, 2019 September 17, 2019
  • 12:20

Economy may be vulnerable to home equity-fuelled spending: BoC

In 2017, researchers found homeowners extracted $89 billion in home equity through HELOCs and refinancing

Green Party targets tax loopholes, bank profits as well as carbon emissions

The platform, released Monday, calls for changes to corporate taxes, capital gains and employee stock options

CREA raises home sales forecast as mortgage rates fall

Home sales in August were up 5% compared with the same month last year

What to expect as title regulation extends to Ontario

Quebec regulates “financial planner” and prohibits“financial advisor.” Ontario will regulate both.

Three B.C. men fined a total of $1.7 million for fraud

Investors’ funds were diverted from mortgages secured by real estate

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 14:45

Complaints to OLHI decrease in fiscal 2019

In the same period, contacts increased to a record level

Mackenzie lowering fees for 13 ETFs

The changes take effect Friday

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 10:56

Horizons adds growth product to portfolio ETF lineup

Units of the Horizons Growth TRI ETF Portfolio began trading Monday

  • By: Staff
  • September 16, 2019 September 16, 2019
  • 11:19

CI to close two ETFs

Funds will be terminated in November

  • By: Staff
  • September 13, 2019 September 13, 2019
  • 10:45