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Brandes names Southwest Ontario regional director

Brandes Investment Partners & Co. has announced Scott Fraser has joined the firm as regional director for Southwest Ontario.

  • By: Staff
  • October 31, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:16

Weekly Pulse: European triple play

Admittedly, it's a bit of stretch to make the connection between baseball's World Series (Go Cards Go!) and the European debt crisis. However, Europe's politicians…

AGF adjusts Harmony program

AGF Investments Inc. has announced changes to its Harmony program, including the addition of a tactical overlay on four of its mandates.

  • By: Staff
  • October 28, 2011 June 16, 2018
  • 10:53

S&P rolls out equal weight composite index

There has always been a certain level of dissatisfaction with cap-weighted indices; critics often point out that Canadian investors might have found their portfolio hugely…

  • By: Staff
  • October 28, 2011 June 16, 2018
  • 10:43

M&A activity propped up by pensions, banks

Merger and acquisition activity edged higher in Canada in the third quarter, thanks to a wave of deals by pension funds and banks, says a…

  • By: Staff
  • October 28, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 10:00

Emerging markets back on top

The market reaction to the recent EU summit has been cheerful and the euphoria was felt across the world including in emerging markets. Cautious optimism…

SEC: FINRA has “integrity issues”

The SEC today instituted cease-and-desist proceedings against FINRA, claiming the SRO had submitted intentionally altered and inaccurate documents to the SEC. Without admitting or denying…

  • By: Staff
  • October 27, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 15:36

Canadians saving too much? Pardon?

Canadians are saving too much for retirement, according to the report issued by C.D. Howe. You read that right. Not all Canadians, of course—just those…

  • By: Staff
  • October 27, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 15:24

Boomers should mind their taxes: BMO study

Baby boomers who fail to implement a long-term financial plan early in their retirement years are at risk of having their government benefits and credits…

Manulife launches Synergy app

Manulife has rolled out a new Synergy application for the iPad. Synergy combines a life insurance policy, a critical illness insurance policy and a disability…

  • By: Staff
  • October 27, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:13

T. Rowe Price Canada names director

T. Rowe Price has named a new director of business development for its Canadian operations. Based in Toronto, Bruce Winch will be responsible for sales…

  • By: Staff
  • October 27, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 10:45

The Mark Carney bubble

It takes guts to stand up in a room full of distinguished men and women and tell them their opinions are ridiculous. This is not…

SRI investors want similar returns on investment

Canadians are increasingly interested in socially responsible investing, but not at the cost of capital gains, according to a study commissioned by Standard Life.

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

Fed rate, Canadian GDP numbers coming this week

What to watch for

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:25

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

Canadian firms fall behind in AI adoption

Canada stacks up poorly on deployment of artificial intelligence

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

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