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Vanguard unveils ETF suite, fees

Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. announced today that a final prospectus for its first suite of Canadian-domiciled exchange-traded funds has been receipted by the securities regulatory…

  • By: Staff
  • November 9, 2011 September 6, 2018
  • 00:00

Western Financial Group (Network) Inc. president resigns

Western Financial Group has announced the resignation of Lana Wood, president of Western Financial Group (Network) Inc., effective November 30.

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 16:05

Ipsos: Social essential to business

The Internet has become a dialogue rather than a monologue and advisors had better get in on the conversation, this according to Steve Levy, president,…

Manulife’s billion dollar splashdown

When the Canadian life insurers reported their third quarter results, billions of dollars in red ink flowed. Investors and executives alike were blaming the accounting…

Canadians still foggy on TFSAs

Three years after its inception, Canadians continue to find the Tax-Free Savings Account a bit of a mystery, according to a BMO survey.

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 12:37

CNSX starts listing structured products

CNSX Markets Inc. has begun listing structured products, with the addition of BAC Canada Finance Company 5 year Extendible Step Up Semi-Annual Pay Medium-Term Notes,…

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:26

Sun Life selects Broadridge for Fund Facts

Sun Life Global Investments has signed on to use Broadridge Financial Solutions’ Smart Document Creation automated solution to create Fund Facts documents for mutual funds.

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2011 June 16, 2018
  • 11:17

IFRS sideswiping advisors, clients

The headaches International Financial Reporting Standards have created for accountants will pale in comparison to the impact it will have on Canadian financial advisors and…

IIROC names new SVP

The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada has announced that Wendy Rudd will join IIROC as senior vice-president, market regulation and policy, effective November 8,…

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 10:40

How to avoid lawsuits

You are busy enough comforting clients through volatile markets; the last thing you need on your mind is a lawsuit. But this type of market…

CWT targets growth in Ontario, Manitoba

Canadian Western Trust has announced the hiring of a new business development officer for Ontario and Manitoba.

  • By: Staff
  • November 7, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 16:02

Men still lead financial decisions: survey

The majority of household financial decisions are made by men, with little or no input from other members of the household, according to a global…

  • By: Staff
  • November 7, 2011 September 6, 2018
  • 12:00

Greece gets a “time out” from Nicolas and Angela

Sometimes I think I’ve seen everything when it comes to the markets, but Greece has proven otherwise. We always knew that the debt deal reached…

U.S consumer confidence reaches 18-year high

Home prices saw a slower rise in July

Fed watchers seek hints about rate hikes beyond 2018

Trade tensions weigh on rates outlook

What an increase in wholesale sales means for GDP

July's data beat expectations

  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 11:15

London Life creates goals-based investing tool

The company is also launching a new mutual fund family

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 13:34

Seniors group calls on Ontario government to change position on DSCs

CARP letter defends "overdue investor protections"

  • By: Staff
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:23

What to watch for in feds’ budget update

In the midst of NAFTA negotiations, don't overlook the upcoming fall economic update

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:00

IPC launches lower-cost ETF portfolios

The three portfolios cover monthly income, long-term capital appreciation and global growth

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 15:16

First Asset Investment Management to terminate 2 ETFs

Terminations expected to occur in December

  • By: Staff
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 11:24

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