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FTSE to include emerging markets

Global index provider FTSE Group has expanded its Diversification Based Investing (DBI) Index Series to include emerging markets.

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

Equity funds bounce back

After being five disappointing months, equity funds gained ground in October.

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

Partnerships can boost business

To increase client assets and boost business, a growing number of advisors are opting for business structures similar to those used by accountants and lawyers:…

Greek referendum causing havoc

Tuesday saw global markets take a dive on fears the proposed Greek referendum will lead to a messy debt default.

  • By: Staff
  • November 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 13:14

Study: Parents not adequately insured

Despite the prominence of cancer, stroke and heart disease in Canada, the majority of Canadian parents don't have critical illness insurance, according to a new…

  • By: Staff
  • November 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 13:08

Too much of a good thing

With more than 200 ETFs in Canada, are these choices helping or harming investors?

Compensation’s not the issue

Some advisors are worried the surge of ETFs means the death of trailers. That’s wrong-headed. Instead, accept these six realities to create a mutually beneficial…

FACEOFF: The best type of indexing

The benefits of indexing may be obvious to some, but there’s debate about which kind will deliver good performance

Hungry for profit

Food sector offers appetizing investment opportunities

  • By: Chip Brian
  • November 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

ETF endgame

Will ETFs continue to elude MFDA advisors?

Abandoned briefcase at the airport

How dangerous are synthetic ETFs in Canada? No one knows.

The ETF outlook

While the gap is starting to narrow between the $25-trillion mutual fund industry and the $1.5-trillion exchange-traded fund (ETF) market, global retail and institutional markets…

IMF warns Canada

Canada may have breezed through the global economic slowdown, but the country cannot rest on its laurels, as foreign problems threaten trade, according to a…

  • By: Staff
  • October 31, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 14:06

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