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ESG research provider launches index

Global Sustainability Signatories Index is a volatility-controlled equity index

  • By: Staff
  • September 10, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 16:08
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U.S. adds 201K jobs in August as unemployment rate holds

Sign of confidence that consumers and businesses will keep spending

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‘Noisy’ Canadian jobs numbers offer mixed results

August data revealed even more turbulence in the month-to-month numbers

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MFDA fines Excel Private Wealth $40K for inadequate due diligence

Firm had number of supervisory failures

  • By: Staff
  • September 8, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 10:49
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Trump: Ready to tax an additional $267B in Chinese imports

Such a step would escalate the president's trade war with Beijing

Commodity indices

Canadian equity ETFs drove high August inflows

August was the second-highest month for inflows so far this year

  • By: Staff
  • September 8, 2018 September 17, 2018
  • 10:36
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IFIC announces new board of directors

Two new directors for 2018-2019

  • By: Staff
  • September 8, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 10:24
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Why Canada is among top 10 countries for retirement security

The top three countries overall are Switzerland, Iceland and Norway.

  • By: Staff
  • September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018
  • 17:02
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Selling price of GTA homes rose 4.7% in August

August marked the third month of year-over-year sales growth for the GTA

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How independent firms can continue to thrive

Integrated full-service firms have outshone independents since 2012, but there's more to the story

  • By: Staff
  • September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018
  • 16:39
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AIMA Canada names new chair, executive committee

Belle Kaura, vice-president and chief compliance officer at Third Eye Capital, succeeds Michael Burns

  • By: Staff
  • September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018
  • 16:28
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U.S. productivity rose at 2.9% rate in Q2

The Labor Department on Thursday affirmed last month's report

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CSA proposes new non-GAAP disclosure requirements

Under current guidance, investors receive "potentially misleading or confusing disclosure"

  • By: Staff
  • September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018
  • 16:16

Despite likelihood of NAFTA deal, BMO head worried about trade

Darryl White doesn't have one specific ask for Bill Morneau

Where rates are headed—and how fast

Achieving a neutral policy rate of 2.5% to 3.5% will be a slow process

‘Zombie’ firms dragging down productivity: Deloitte

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

IIROC fines branch manager $17,500 for inadequate supervision of DSC fund trading

The advisor involved was fined in 2016

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 15:51

Many clients want to be their own boss

Millennials are especially entrepreneurial

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 13:40

Clients interested in philanthropy? Become an expert

New designation for advisors revolves around gift planning strategies

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 12:31

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

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

How active is an active fixed income ETF?

Analyzing a fund's human element

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