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FIRMS THAT WORK WITH HIGH ROLLERS KNOW PROTECTION OF IDENTITY IS A MUST. Rich people are concerned about everything from their children being kidnapped to…

Canadians underfunding RRSPs

A recent survey of Canadians found that 83% of those planning to make an RRSP contribution intend to contribute at least as much as they…

  • By: Staff
  • December 2, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 10:49

Funds struggled back in final days of November

Mutual fund investors who stuck it out to the end of November were rewarded with a late-month rally, boosting returns on several equity fund indexes,…

  • By: Staff
  • December 2, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Monitor related-party transactions to shield clients

Monitor related-party transactions to shield clients from white-collar crime

Desjardins launches microfinance support fund

Desjardins Group has launched the Desjardins Fund for Inclusive Finance, an investment fund aimed at developing the microfinance sector in emerging or developing countries.

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2011 June 16, 2018
  • 13:59

Canadians say they’ll stay the course on RRSP

While many Canadians may be jittery about equity markets these days, they still see the value in socking away cash for their retirement, according to…

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 13:33

AGF to merge Canadian Value, kill Japan Class

AGF Investments has announced plans to streamline its fund line-up, including one fund merger and a fund termination. In both cases, the decision to merge…

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:38

Tasty Profits

The restaurant sector offers some satisfying stocks

Looking Forward

Boston CFA Institute Conference assures investors things will get better

Mawer managers in for the long haul

While in Calgary, managing editor Melissa Shin sat down with two portfolio managers from Mawer Investment Management to speak about their process and strategies: Paul…

Mawer tops the field at Investment Awards

The theme song for the night could have been “More, More, More”—or rather, “Mawer, Mawer, Mawer”—at the 17th annual Morningstar Canadian Investment Awards last night,…

  • By: Staff
  • December 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Go for the globe

Four experts walk us through some of the issues investors need to take into account when looking to the U.S., the Eurozone, China, and South…

Sun Life axes LTCI Specialist model

The Canadian life and health insurance industry is witnessing some dramatic developments. Barely a day after Standard Life's announcement that it would discontinue its individual…

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

U.S. consumer spending well below estimates

Spending edged up a slight 0.1% in September

Home sales dipped 0.4% in September

Last month saw the first month-over-month decline since April

Liquid alts market could reach $20 billion in 5 years: Scotiabank

The market for such products quickly expanded in the U.S. after regulatory change

  • By: Staff
  • October 15, 2018 October 15, 2018
  • 15:30

Advocis, IAFP brand battle continues

Canada's Trademarks Opposition Board rules in the IAFP's favour for a second time

  • By: Staff
  • October 15, 2018 October 15, 2018
  • 14:28

Starlight Capital to launch global real assets trust

It will invest in real estate and infrastructure

  • By: Staff
  • October 15, 2018 October 15, 2018
  • 11:23

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’