Home News

Top Stories in News

OSC drops late filing fees for outside business activities

The change will result in more than $700K of savings for registrants

  • By: Staff
  • May 15, 2019 May 15, 2019
  • 14:51
Business people working in a conference room

Corporate ESG performance improves, but violations increase

Banks, for example, have the most governance-related 'controversies,' a report says

  • By: Staff
  • May 15, 2019 May 15, 2019
  • 13:16
Image of dark night with lightning above stormy sea

Overvalued assets, trade, Brexit pose risks to markets: ESMA

The risk of a correction remains high, the European regulator says

  • By: Staff
  • May 15, 2019 May 15, 2019
  • 12:16
Communication network concept. Multiple exposure.

Nest Wealth acquires maker of financial planning software

Acquisition of Razor Logic Systems will bolster services offered to advisors

Macro shot of a hand of a businessman signing or writing a document on a sheet of white paper using a nibbed fountain pen.

Fiera to acquire Foresters’ asset management business

The purchase lifts the firm's liability-driven investment AUM to more than $25 billion

Miniature house on white background

Canadian home sales see first year-over-year increase since 2017

Sales in April were up 4.2%, boosted by Toronto and Montreal

Eggs on nest

CPPIB outperforms in fiscal 2019

The pension fund beat its benchmark with a net return of 8.9%

  • By: Staff
  • May 15, 2019 May 15, 2019
  • 11:25
Background of Canadian money: 5,10,20,50,100 dollar bills and coins, loonie, toonie, quarter, dime, nickel, penny

Canadian inflation rises in April; gas prices strengthen from carbon pricing

The consumer price index increased to 2% annualized

Financial graph on technology abstract background

Desjardins Q1 profit down due to insurance claims

The wealth management and life insurance segments also saw smaller gains

  • By: Staff
  • May 14, 2019 May 14, 2019
  • 16:30
Business man making a presentation at office. Business executive delivering a presentation to his colleagues during meeting or in-house business training, explaining business plans to his employees.

Power Corp. shareholders reject say-on-pay proposal

The vote was 23% in favour, 77% against a greater shareholder voice on executive compensation

IAP to examine ‘advice gap’

In its annual report, the advocacy group said client-focused reforms remain a priority

Business People Team Applauding Achievement Concept

Canadian VC sector lacking women in senior roles: report

Female representation declines with seniority

  • By: Staff
  • May 14, 2019 May 14, 2019
  • 11:16
loudspeaker

CIBC AM makes portfolio management changes

CIBC Private Wealth Advisors will assume advisor responsibilities for three funds

  • By: Staff
  • May 13, 2019 May 13, 2019
  • 17:07

ATB Financial downgrades Alberta’s growth rate to 0.7%

Challenges come from oil and gas sector, labour market

  • By: Staff
  • May 16, 2019 May 16, 2019
  • 14:53

Where the U.S.-China trade war really hurts

The biggest cost might be to confidence, a CIBC report says

Climate change is a risk to the financial system, BoC says

The latest financial system review placed climate change alongside the housing market and household debt

IG settles with MFDA over suitability of DSC sales to elderly clients

The hearing involved two clients over age 90 sold DSC funds with seven-year redemption schedules

  • By: Staff
  • May 17, 2019 May 17, 2019
  • 13:17

HSBC, Capital Group make fund changes

Changes include fee reductions and tiers

  • By: Staff
  • May 17, 2019 May 17, 2019
  • 11:14

IIROC delays debt trade reporting change to 2020

The reduced reporting deadline for debt transactions won't take effect until April

  • By: Staff
  • May 17, 2019 May 17, 2019
  • 10:22

Global ETF assets reached US$5.57 trillion last month

Flows into fixed income ETFs are up this year

  • By: Staff
  • May 17, 2019 May 17, 2019
  • 11:13

Horizons launches uranium ETF

The product looks to capitalize on demand for nuclear energy

  • By: Staff
  • May 16, 2019 May 16, 2019
  • 13:12

ETFs track liquidity risk: report

ETFs track the performance and liquidity of their underlying assets

  • By: Staff
  • May 9, 2019 May 9, 2019
  • 16:20