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OSC, SEC allege insider trading by newswire workers

Regulators allege that traders made over US$1 million in illicit profits

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Resilient U.S. consumers spend slightly more in August

Spending on track to slow in Q3

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SRO reform a go after dealer vote

Fund dealers, investment dealers approve merger, with new SRO to launch in 2023

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Federal Reserve plans climate scenario exercise with six U.S. banks

Pilot program in 2023 will test effects of climate risks on banks' businesses

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Don’t wait for clients to ask about planning gaps

Aspirational planners need to take action for clients, Planworth’s James Fraser said at IAFP’s 2022 symposium

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 29, 2022 September 29, 2022
  • 16:07
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Insolvencies surge in August

Bankruptcies and debt restructurings were up sharply from last year

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SEC sanctions lazy audit effort

Deloitte's Chinese division had clients do some of their own audit work

Small business sentiment dips slightly in September

CFIB members' outlook aligns with expectations for a second-half slowdown, TD says

  • By: Staff
  • September 29, 2022 September 29, 2022
  • 15:03
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CIBC aims to cut emissions intensity from power portfolio by 32% by 2030

The target is a step toward net-zero emissions by 2050

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Rising costs rein in retirement savings

Canadians' personal finances have worsened, BDO survey suggests

  • By: Staff
  • September 29, 2022 September 29, 2022
  • 13:51
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AdvisorFlow enhances its digital platform

The fintech has partnered with Equisoft to accelerate collection of client data

  • By: Staff
  • September 29, 2022 September 29, 2022
  • 11:51
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U.S. Treasury moves forward with database on corporate ownership

The measure aims to combat illicit finance

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Spain agrees on temporary wealth tax, hikes for big earners

The revenue will finance initiatives to help people with lower incomes, the government said

Wealth, income gaps widening once again: StatsCan

After a pandemic pause, inequality is growing as poor hit harder by downturn

Wave of retirement hits Canadian workforce as health care, education lose workers

A surprising number of workers younger than 65 are retiring early

Business openings drop by 50% as possible recession looms

The lack of openings this year comes as small businesses struggle with inflation and debt

SRO may adopt new regulatory oversight model

The new organization is looking at joint oversight that rotates among CSA jurisdictions

Kim Kardashian settles with SEC over crypto promotion

The crypto industry often uses influencers and celebrities to promote new tokens or products

Perceived value of financial advice rebounds, but still lower than in 2020

Mutual fund and ETF investors view the advice they receive differently, IFIC survey finds

New investment product releases

Funds address inflation, highlight women portfolio managers

Why passive strategies still dominate in ETFs

The use of passive index ETFs doesn’t necessarily mean passivity in how they’re deployed

  • By: Rudy Luukko
  • September 7, 2022 August 31, 2022
  • 13:00

ETF investors returned to passive equities funds in August: report

Cash alternative ETFs were also popular, while crypto funds saw outflows

  • By: Staff
  • September 6, 2022 September 6, 2022
  • 11:23