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Hedging against nature

Investors in water-stressed locations or sectors must be mindful of exposure to related risks

  • By: Doug Watt
  • February 1, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Aston Hill makes changes to two funds

Aston Hill Asset Management has announced it will assume responsibility for portfolio management of Aston Hill Advantage Bond Fund and Aston Hill MBB Trust.

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 16:48

Why you don’t outsource compliance

John Derek Lane, president and CEO of Lane Capital Markets, has been sanctioned by the Financial Industry of Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for delegating all of…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 31, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 11:20

Massive economic shift underway

By now there’s little debate: the global economy is slowing. The deleveraging process has been slow, with business leading the way, followed by the consumer.…

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

XTF Capital launching seven new ETFs

XTF Capital, the exchange traded fund division of First Asset, has announced plans to launch seven new ETFs based on the Morningstar research.

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2012 September 6, 2018
  • 00:00

Fidelity may shut shop in India

Indian financial markets are abuzz with speculations about Fidelity trying to sell its India business. The Economic Times reported that spiralling “losses and years of…

How to use social media more effectively

To effectively leverage and maximize social media tools to grow business takes more than just a social media presence.

Investia fined $100,000 for leverage

A settlement hearing in the matter of Investia Financial Services Inc. was held in Toronto, Ontario before a hearing panel of the MFDA's Central Regional…

  • By: Staff
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 10:42

Leverage use costs FundEX $100,000

A settlement hearing in the matter of FundEX Investments Inc. was held in Toronto, Ontario before a hearing panel of the MFDA's Central Regional Council.

  • By: Staff
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 10:39

RBC introduces new funds

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announced today the launch of BlueBay Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Fund, RBC U.S. Mid-Cap Value Equity Fund and RBC U.S.…

  • By: Staff
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Regulators set rules for ratings agencies

The Canadian Securities Administrators announced today the adoption of National Instrument 25-101 Designated Rating Organizations, which will impose requirements on credit rating organizations wishing to…

  • By: Staff
  • January 27, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 11:27

MFDA fines Stuart Mutuals $45,000

A settlement hearing in the matter of W. H. Stuart Mutuals Ltd. was held today in Toronto, Ontario before a hearing panel of the MFDA's…

  • By: Staff
  • January 27, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 11:13

Requiem for a regulator

In March 2007, the federal government proposed the creation of a national securities regulator. As is so often the case in Canada, the idea was…

  • By: Staff
  • January 27, 2012 August 21, 2018
  • 10:23

Banks see rosy economic outlook for Canada despite volatility

Chances of a recession in Canada and U.S. are low, reports from HSBC and Scotiabank say

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
  • 16:37

Home prices to rise by 1.5% in Q4: Royal LePage

Prices rose 2.2% in the third quarter

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
  • 12:00

Upbeat BoC survey signals rate hike on the way: analysts

Despite challenges, executives are optimistic about sales growth for the next year

  • By: Staff
  • October 15, 2018 October 15, 2018
  • 14:12

Half of homeowners say using cannabis would lower property values: poll

Only 15% of homeowners said they would consider growing cannabis in their homes

IIROC fines former rep $100,000 for unsuitable investments

He was also suspended for 18 months

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
  • 15:31

BCSC launches investment calculators

The regulator's new tool focuses on ROI

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
  • 12:47

WisdomTree launches fixed income ETF

It will be actively managed

  • By: Staff
  • October 12, 2018 October 12, 2018
  • 12:05

First Block Capital launches ETF based on distributed ledger technology

ETF begins trading today

  • By: Staff
  • October 10, 2018 October 10, 2018
  • 11:48

How portfolio managers use ETFs

Catching up with the ‘new breed of money manager’